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Heathfield North and Central, 2012

A by-election was held for the Heathfield North and Central ward of Wealden District Council on 15 November 2012 following the death of Conservative Cllr Peter Newnham.

Raymond Cade held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
49.1%
UKIP
21.6%
Labour
16.1%
Lib Dems
13.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Raymond Cade 685 49.1% -21.3%
UKIP Bob Bowlder 301 21.6% +21.6%
Labour Craig Austen-White 225 16.1% -13.5%
Lib Dems Jim Benson 184 13.2% +13.2%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
70.4%
Labour
29.6%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Dick Angel 1,763 70.4%
Conservative Peter Newnham 1,660
Conservative Jan Dunk 1,646
Labour Gill Roles 741 29.6%


Forum
Visit the Forum Thread for This Election


News
"Heathfield's new district councillor named as Raymond Cade"
Sussex Courier, 23 November

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