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Banbury Ruscote, 2012

A by-election was held for the Banbury Ruscote ward of Cherwell District Council on 15 November 2012 following the resignation of Labour Cllr George Parish.

The result of the later by-election held in this ward in September 2013 can be found here.

Gordon Ross held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
56.7%
Conservative
32.4%
UKIP
10.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Gordon Ross 611 56.7% -4.8%
Conservative Pat Tompson 349 32.4% +0.3%
UKIP David Burton 117 10.9% +10.9%


2012 Result
Vote Share
Labour
61.5%
Conservative
32.1%
Lib Dems
6.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Sean Woodcock 898 61.5%
Conservative Pat Tompson 469 32.1%
Lib Dems Anthony Burns 92 6.3%


Forum
Visit the Forum Thread for This Election


News
"Labour candidate wins Cherwell by-election"
Banbury Guardian, 16 November
"Candidates named for Banbury by-election"
Oxford Times, 30 October
"‘People’s champion’ steps down from district council"
Banbury Guardian, 7 October

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