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Kinson North by-election, 2016

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the Kinson North ward of Bournemouth Council on 1 September 2016 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr David Turtle due to moving abroad.

John Perkins held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
34.7%
Labour
32.2%
UKIP
19.5%
Liberal Democrats
7.2%
Green
6.4%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative John Perkins 556 34.7% +2.2%
Labour Dennis Gritt 517 32.2% +11.2%
UKIP Duane Farr 313 19.5% -7.5%
Liberal Democrats Stephen Plant 116 7.2% -1.8%
Green Carla Gregory-May 102 6.4% -4.0%
Turnout: 20.6% (-34.9%) - Majority: 39 (2.4%) - Swing: 4.5% Con to Lab


2015 Result (3 seats)

Conservative
32.5%
UKIP
27.0%
Labour
21.0%
Green
10.4%
Liberal Democrats
9.0%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Mark Battistini 1,638 32.5%
Conservative Amedeo Angiolini 1,579
Conservative David Turtle 1,439
UKIP Duane Farr 1,362 27.0%
Labour Dennis Gritt 1,060 21.0%
Labour Carl Richards 918
Labour Keala Richards 814
Green Kate Nabney 526 10.4%
Green Michael Wood 484
Liberal Democrats Christina Tsekouras 453 9.0%
Turnout: 55.5% - Majority: 77 (1.5%)


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