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Weston-super-Mare South by-election, 2013

Labour hold

A by-election was held for the Weston-super-Mare South ward of North Somerset Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Debbie Stone.

James Clayton held the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
55.0%
UKIP
23.6%
Liberal Democrats
11.3%
Conservative
10.1%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Labour James Clayton 1,044 55.0% -0.5%
UKIP Louis Rostill 449 23.6% n/a
Liberal Democrats Rachel Ling 214 11.3% -3.2%
Conservative John Butler 192 10.1% -12.7%


2011 Result (2 seats)

Labour
55.5%
Conservative
22.8%
Liberal Democrats
14.5%
Hopkins
7.2%

Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Ian Parker 1,190 55.5%
Labour Bob Bateman 1,146
Labour Debbie Stone 1,090
Conservative John Carter 489 22.8%
Conservative John Butler 432
Conservative Francis Drake 372
Liberal Democrats Mel Ashworth 312 14.5%
Liberal Democrats Bob Dawson 275
Liberal Democrats Amanda Wilkinson 273
Independent John Hopkins 154 7.2%


Forum

By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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