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Sunningwell and Wooton, 2012

A by-election was held for two seats in the Sunningwell and Wooton ward of Vale of White Horse District Council on 6 December 2012 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Jane Crossley and the disqualification of Conservative Cllr Tim Foggin.

Elizabeth Miles and Valerie Shaw gained both seats for the Lib Dems.

Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
62.5%
Conservative
37.5%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Lib Dems Valerie Shaw 577 62.5% +18.8%
Lib Dems Elizabeth Miles 549
Conservative Adam Hardiman 346 37.5% -6.2%
Conservative Richard Treffler 333


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
43.7%
Lib Dems
34.1%
UKIP
13.1%
Labour
9.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Jane Crossley 854 43.7%
Conservative Timothy Foggin 814
Lib Dems Val Shaw 666 34.1%
Lib Dems Jo Russell 589
UKIP Peter Jones 255 13.1%
Labour Mark Fysh 178 9.1%


Forum
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News
"Lib Dems ‘ready to seize back council’"
Oxford Times, 11 December

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