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Hednesford Green Heath by-election, 2017

2015-19 term

Labour gain from Conservative

A by-election was held for the Hednesford Green Heath ward of Cannock Chase District Council on 7 September 2017 following the death of Conservative Cllr Graham Burnett.

Linda Tait gained the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
43.9%
Conservative
36.8%
Green
10.5%
Chase Independent
5.1%
UKIP
3.5%

PartyCandidate Votes%Change
LabourLinda Tait 35943.9%+11.1%
ConservativeBryan Jones 30136.8%-3.7%
GreenRobert Arron Branson 8610.5%+7.4%
Chase IndependentRon Turville 425.1%-0.2%
UKIPDavid Trevor Percox 293.5%-14.7%
Turnout: 19.6% (-45.9%)   -   Valid votes: 817   -   Invalid votes: 4
Majority: 58 (7.1%)   -   Swing: 7.4% Con to Lab


2015 Result (1 of 2 seats)

Conservative
40.5%
Labour
32.8%
UKIP
18.2%
Chase Independent
5.3%
Green
3.1%

PartyCandidate Votes%
ConservativeGraham Burnett 1,02640.5%
LabourRobert John Todd 83132.8%
UKIPMichael Sage 46118.2%
Chase IndependentRonald Charles Turville 1345.3%
GreenSharon Louise Read 793.1%
Turnout: 65.5%   -   Valid votes: 2,531   -   Invalid votes: 19
Majority: 195 (7.7%)


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