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Taunton Halcon by-election, May 2013

Liberal Democrats hold

A by-election was held for the Taunton Halcon ward of Taunton Deane Borough Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Liberal Democrats Cllr Melvyn Mullins.

Judith Gaden held the seat for the Liberal Democrats.

A later by-election was held in Taunton Halcon ward on 3 October 2013, covered here.

Result

Liberal Democrats
39.1%
UKIP
25.3%
Conservative
15.3%
Labour
13.6%
Green
6.7%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Liberal Democrats Judith Gaden 457 39.1% -4.6%
UKIP Laura Bailhache 295 25.3% n/a
Conservative Aaron Miller 179 15.3% -14.6%
Labour Martin Jevon 159 13.6% -12.8%
Green Alan Debenham 78 6.7% n/a


2011 Result (3 seats)

Liberal Democrats
43.7%
Conservative
29.9%
Labour
26.4%

Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Democrats Steve Brooks 694 43.7%
Liberal Democrats Melvyn Mullins 539
Liberal Democrats Tim Slattery 529
Conservative Gerry Guerrier 475 29.9%
Labour Emma Dunn 420 26.4%


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