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Wye, 2014

A by-election was held for the Wye ward of Ashford Borough Council on 6 March 2014 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Steve Wright.

Noel Ovenden gained the seat for the Ashford Independents.

Result
Ashford Independents
43.1%
Conservative
32.0%
UKIP
12.9%
Green
7.3%
Labour
2.9%
Lib Dems
1.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Ashford Independents Noel Ovenden 323 43.1% +11.6%
Conservative Ian Cooling 240 32.0% -6.9%
UKIP Elaine Evans 97 12.9% +3.3%
Green Geoff Meaden 55 7.3% +7.3%
Labour Dylan Jones 22 2.9% -8.2%
Lib Dems Ken Blanshard 13 1.7% -7.1%


2011 Result
Conservative
38.9%
Ashford Independent
31.5%
Labour
11.1%
UKIP
9.6%
Lib Dems
8.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Steven Wright 392 38.9%
Ashford Independent Jack Woodford 318 31.5%
Labour Alexander Latham 112 11.1%
UKIP Mike Adams 97 9.6%
Lib Dems Kenneth Blanshard 89 8.8%


Blog
By-Election Preview on English Elections Blog


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum


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