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Bovey, 2013

A by-election was held for the Bovey ward of Teignbridge District Council on 24 October 2013 following the resignation of Independent Cllr Fernley Holmes, who was originally elected as a Conservative.

Avril Kerswell held the seat for the Conservatives.

A later by-election was held in Bovey ward on 15 December 2016, covered here.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
50.3%
Lib Dems
25.5%
UKIP
13.6%
Labour
10.6%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Avril Kerswell 933 50.3% +10.9%
Lib Dems Charlie West 472 25.5% -1.0%
UKIP Bruce Meechan 253 13.6% +6.6%
Labour Lisa Robillard-Webb 196 10.6% +2.9%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Conservative
39.4%
Lib Dems
26.5%
Elphick
11.3%
Green
8.1%
Labour
7.7%
UKIP
7.0%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative George Gribble 1,682 39.4%
Conservative Anna Klinkenberg 1,493
Conservative Fernley Holmes 1,452
Lib Dems Sally Morgan 1,131 26.5%
Lib Dems Anthony Allen 897
Lib Dems Philip Page 843
Independent David Elphick 483 11.3%
Green Helena Matthews 348 8.1%
Labour Lisa Robillard-Webb 330 7.7%
Labour Christopher Robillard 303
UKIP Charles Watkins 300 7.0%
Labour Elayne Rowed 298


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By-Election Preview on English Elections Blog


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By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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