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Humberston and New Waltham, 2013

A by-election was held for the Humberston and New Waltham ward of North East Lincolnshire Council on 4 April 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr John Colebrook.

Stephen Harness gained the seat for UKIP.

Result
Vote Share
UKIP
42.0%
Conservative
28.2%
Labour
18.0%
Lib Dems
11.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
UKIP Stephen Harness 1,098 42.0% +6.6%
Conservative Harry Hall 738 28.2% -15.3%
Labour Ashley Smith 470 18.0% -3.1%
Lib Dems Stephen Stead 311 11.9% +11.9%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
43.5%
UKIP
35.4%
Labour
21.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative John Fenty 1,231 43.5%
UKIP Stephen Harness 1,001 35.4%
Labour Tim Mickleburgh 596 21.1%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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