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Windermere Bowness North by-election, 2016

Liberal Democrats hold

A by-election was held for the Windermere division of Cumbria County Council on 13 October 2016 following the resignation of Liberal Democrats Cllr Colin Jones due to family commitments. Jones was elected in a previous election for Windermere Bowness North on 29 August 2013, covered here.

Andrew Jarvis held the seat for the Liberal Democrats.

Result

Liberal Democrats
60.1%
Conservative
34.9%
Green
5.0%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Liberal Democrats Andrew Jarvis 441 60.1% +11.1%
Conservative Martin Hall 256 34.9% -4.1%
Green Kate Threadgold 37 5.0% -1.0%
Turnout: 45.8% (-28.0%) - Majority: 185 (25.2%) - Swing: 7.6% Con to LD


2015 Result

Liberal Democrats
49.0%
Conservative
39.0%
Labour
6.1%
Green
6.0%

Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Democrats Colin Jones 582 49.0%
Conservative Sandra Lilley 463 39.0%
Labour Alan Ellison 72 6.1%
Green Kate Threadgold 71 6.0%
Turnout: 73.8% - Majority: 119 (10.0%)


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