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Swinton South, 2014

A by-election was held for the Swinton South ward of Salford City Council on 7 January 2014 following the death of Labour Cllr Norbert Potter.

Neil Blower held the seat for Labour.

Result
Labour
45.1%
Conservative
20.3%
UKIP
14.7%
Green
13.4%
English Democrats
3.7%
TUSC
2.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Neil Blower 661 45.1% -0.5%
Conservative Anne Broomhead 298 20.3% +4.3%
UKIP Robert Wakefield 215 14.7% +14.7%
Green Joe O'Neill 196 13.4% -3.4%
English Democrats Paul Whitelegg 54 3.7% -1.1%
TUSC Steve Cullen 43 2.9% +2.9%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Labour
45.6%
Green
16.7%
Conservative
16.0%
BNP
7.3%
Lib Dems
6.0%
Other
8.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Gena Merrett 1,072 45.6%
Green Joe O'Neill 394 16.7%
Conservative Jonathon Taylor 376 16.0%
BNP Kay Pollitt 172 7.3%
Lib Dems Christopher Seed 141 6.0%
English Democrats John Mulcahy 112 4.8%
Community Action Geoff Ashall 86 3.7%


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