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Weaste and Seedley, October 2013

A by-election was held for the Weaste and Seedley ward of Salford City Council on 10 October 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Thomas Murphy.

Stephen Hesling held the seat for Labour.

The result of the earlier by-election in Weaste and Seedley in June 2013 can be found here.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
53.1%
UKIP
18.5%
Conservative
15.9%
Simpson
6.4%
Green
2.8%
Other
3.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Stephen Hesling 803 53.1% -1.6%
UKIP Glyn Wright 280 18.5% +18.5%
Conservative Adam Kennaugh 240 15.9% +3.2%
Independent Matt Simpson 96 6.4% +6.4%
Green Andrew Olsen 42 2.8% +2.8%
BNP Kay Pollitt 29 1.9% -6.8%
TUSC Terry Simmons 21 1.4% +1.4%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Labour Co-Op
54.7%
Lib Dems
18.7%
Conservative
12.7%
BNP
8.7%
Community Action
5.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Co-Op Thomas Murphy 1,240 54.7%
Lib Dems Mary Ferrer 424 18.7%
Conservative Adam Kennaugh 287 12.7%
BNP Tommy Williams 197 8.7%
Community Action Jo Russell 119 5.2%


Blog
By-Election Preview on English Elections Blog


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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