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Howdenshire by-election, 2013

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the Howdenshire ward of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Paul Robinson.

Victoria Aitken held the seat for the Conservatives.

A later by-election was held in Howdenshire ward on 27 November 2014, covered here.

Result

Conservative
43.6%
UKIP
34.9%
Labour
15.6%
Liberal Democrats
5.9%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative Victoria Aitken 1,573 43.6% +0.6%
UKIP Clive Waddington 1,260 34.9% n/a
Labour Mike Whitley 563 15.6% +2.3%
Liberal Democrats Alan Luckraft 212 5.9% -1.0%


2011 Result (3 seats)

Conservative
43.0%
Darley
16.5%
East Yorkshire Independents
15.1%
Labour
13.3%
Liberal Democrats
6.9%
Harrison
5.3%

Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Paul Robinson 2,640 43.0%
Conservative Doreen Engall 2,347
Conservative Nicholas Evans 2,212
Independent Bernard Darley 1,013 16.5%
East Yorkshire Independents Christopher Worrall 925 15.1%
Labour Matthew Gibson 815 13.3%
Labour Mike Whitley 811
Labour Rachael Bell 754
Liberal Democrats Angela Hunter 421 6.9%
Liberal Democrats Fiona Braithwaite 386
Liberal Democrats Valerie Wood 353
Independent Geoffrey Harrison 326 5.3%


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