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Coleford East, 2013

A by-election was held for the Coleford East ward of Forest of Dean District Council on 26 September 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr Frank Baynham.

Tanya Palmer held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
37.2%
UKIP
29.3%
Conservative
13.4%
Lib Dems
10.3%
Aburrow
9.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Tanya Palmer 289 37.2% +1.9%
UKIP Alan Grant 227 29.3% +29.3%
Conservative Harry Ives 104 13.4% -10.3%
Lib Dems Heather Lusty 80 10.3% -5.6%
Independent Keith Aburrow 76 9.8% +9.8%


2011 Result (3 seats)
Labour
35.3%
Edey
25.1%
Conservative
23.7%
Lib Dems
15.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Frank Baynham 738 35.3%
Labour Paul McMahon 574
Independent Maria Edey 525 25.1%
Conservative Denis Riley 496 23.7%
Conservative Marie Bird 474
Conservative Joanna Markham 405
Lib Dems Heather Lusty 332 15.9%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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