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Saxon Shore, 2013

A by-election was held for the Saxon Shore ward of Ashford Borough Council on 2 May 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr Peter Wood.

Jane Martin held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
51.6%
UKIP
27.9%
Labour
11.8%
Green
8.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Jane Martin 759 51.6% +5.1%
UKIP Christopher Cooper 410 27.9% n/a
Labour Tom Reed 174 11.8% n/a
Green Geoff Meaden 129 8.8% -10.5%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Conservative
46.5%
Ashford Independent
20.9%
Green
19.3%
Lib Dems
13.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Peter Wood 1,194 46.5%
Conservative William Howard 1,019
Ashford Independent Susan Davison 535 20.9%
Green Tracy Dighton-Brown 496 19.3%
Lib Dems Rosemary Davies 340 13.3%


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By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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