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Upton, 2013

A by-election was held for the Upton ward of Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council on 24 October 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Sylvia Hodrien.

Matthew Patrick held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
65.4%
Conservative
25.5%
Green
4.8%
Lib Dems
4.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Matthew Patrick 1,954 65.4% +5.8%
Conservative Geoffrey Gubb 762 25.5% +2.9%
Green Jim McGinley 143 4.8% -0.1%
Lib Dems Alan Davies 130 4.3% +0.4%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Labour
59.6%
Conservative
22.6%
UKIP
9.1%
Green
4.9%
Lib Dems
3.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Sylvia Hodrien 2,504 59.6%
Conservative Denis Knowles 948 22.6%
UKIP Patricia Lamb 381 9.1%
Green Lesley Hussenbux 205 4.9%
Lib Dems Alan Davies 164 3.9%


Blog
By-Election Preview on English Elections Blog


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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