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Central, 2012

A by-election was held for the Central ward of Chiltern District Council on 15 November 2012 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Martyn Groves.

Jonathan Rush held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
74.0%
Lib Dems
9.3%
Labour
9.0%
UKIP
7.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Jonathan Rush 495 74.0% -1.1%
Lib Dems David Rafferty 62 9.3% -15.6%
Labour Stephen Agar 60 9.0% +9.0%
UKIP Alan Stevens 52 7.8% +7.8%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
75.1%
Lib Dems
24.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Martyn Groves 1,182 75.1%
Conservative John Warder 1,005
Lib Dems Andrew Durning 392 24.9%


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News
"Byelection victories for Conservatives in Chesham and Chalfont St Peter"
Bucks Free Press, 17 November
"Conservatives take both by-election seats"
Buckinghamshire Advertiser, 16 November
"Councillor resigns to become army chaplain"
Bucks Free Press, 6 November

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