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Hungerford by-election, 2013

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the Hungerford ward of West Berkshire Council on 15 August 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr David Holtby.

James Podger held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
48.4%
Liberal Democrats
44.8%
Labour
5.1%
United Peoples
1.7%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative James Podger 810 48.4% -12.6%
Liberal Democrats Denise Gaines 751 44.8% +5.8%
Labour Gary Puffett 86 5.1% n/a
United Peoples Andrew Stott 28 1.7% n/a


2011 Result (2 seats)

Conservative
61.0%
Liberal Democrats
39.0%

Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Paul Hewer 1,315 61.0%
Conservative David Holtby 1,178
Liberal Democrats Denise Gaines 840 39.0%
Liberal Democrats Rhona Sherwood 711


Forum

By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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