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Southlands, 2013

A by-election was held for the Southlands ward of Adur District Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Paul Graysmark, who stood for re-election for UKIP.

Paul Graysmark gained the seat for UKIP.

Result
Vote Share
UKIP
39.9%
Labour
28.6%
Conservative
25.7%
Liberal Democrats
5.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
UKIP Paul Graysmark 354 39.9% +24.8%
Labour Andy Bray 254 28.6% -8.5%
Conservative Vicky Parkin 228 25.7% -12.3%
Liberal Democrats Cyril Cannings 51 5.7% -4.1%


2012 Result (1 of 2 seats)
Conservative
38.0%
Labour
37.1%
UKIP
15.1%
Lib Dems
9.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Paul Graysmark 329 38.0%
Labour Richard Jones 321 37.1%
UKIP Frank Mills 131 15.1%
Lib Dems Cyril Cannings 85 9.8%


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