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Longlevens by-election, 2016

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the Longlevens ward of Gloucester City (Borough) Council on 3 November 2016 following the death of Conservative Cllr Jim Porter.

Clive Walford held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
46.2%
Liberal Democrats
36.9%
Labour
9.7%
UKIP
7.2%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative Clive Walford 1,066 46.2% +3.7%
Liberal Democrats Linda Castle 852 36.9% +23.7%
Labour Terry Haines 223 9.7% -8.1%
UKIP Daniel Woolf 167 7.2% -6.7%
Turnout: 30.7% (-8.7%) - Majority: 214 (9.3%) - Swing: 10.0% Con to LD


2016 Result (3 seats)

Conservative
42.5%
Labour
17.8%
UKIP
13.9%
Liberal Democrats
13.2%
Green
12.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Kathy Williams 1,657 42.5%
Conservative Paul James 1,636
Conservative Jim Porter 1,410
Labour Terry Haines 696 17.8%
UKIP Susannah Collier 541 13.9%
Liberal Democrats Paul Harris 515 13.2%
Green Christopher Britton 494 12.7%
Turnout: 39.4% - Majority: 714 (18.3%)


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