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Teignmouth Central by-election, 2016

Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative

A by-election was held for the Teignmouth Central ward of Teignbridge District Council on 22 September 2016 following the death of Conservative Cllr Geoff Bladon.

Alison Eden gained the seat for the Liberal Democrats.

Result

Liberal Democrats
51.1%
Conservative
29.8%
UKIP
11.6%
Labour
7.5%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Liberal Democrats Alison Eden 491 51.1% +28.3%
Conservative Nicholas Maylam 286 29.8% -12.6%
UKIP Steven Harvey 111 11.6% n/a
Labour Malcolm Tipper 72 7.5% -8.7%
Turnout: 25.1% (-45.2%) - Majority: 205 (21.4%) - Swing: 20.5% Con to LD


2015 Result (2 seats)

Conservative
42.4%
Liberal Democrats
22.8%
Green
18.6%
Labour
16.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Jacqui Orme 1,271 42.4%
Conservative Geoff Bladon 1,156
Liberal Democrats Alison Eden 684 22.8%
Liberal Democrats Roy Phillips 626
Green Michael Rickard 556 18.6%
Labour Mary Kennedy 484 16.2%
Turnout: 70.3% - Majority: 472 (15.8%)


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