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Wilnecote by-election, 2013

Labour gain from Conservative

A by-election was held for the Wilnecote ward of Tamworth Borough Council on 2 May 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr Brian Beale.

Joan Jenkins gained the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
48.1%
Conservative
47.2%
Liberal Democrats
4.7%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Labour Joan Jenkins 890 48.1% -9.6%
Conservative Alex Farrell 873 47.2% +4.9%
Liberal Democrats Roger Jones 87 4.7% n/a


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)

Labour
57.7%
Conservative
42.3%

Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Patrick Standen 1,006 57.7%
Conservative Mary Oates 739 42.3%


Forum

By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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