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Norton West, 2012

A by-election was held for the Norton West ward of Ryedale District Council on 15 November 2012 following the death of Conservative Cllr Judith Denniss.

Dinah Keal gained the seat for the Lib Dems.

Result
Vote Share
Lib Dems
59.8%
Conservative
28.4%
Labour
11.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Lib Dems Dinah Keal 381 59.8% +33.4%
Conservative Paul Farndale 181 28.4% -2.0%
Labour Karl Reveley 75 11.8% -


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Conservative
30.4%
Lib Dems
26.4%
Powell
22.7%
Labour
11.8%
Liberal
8.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Judith Denniss 353 30.4%
Conservative Luke Ives 327
Lib Dems Dinah Keal 306 26.4%
Lib Dems Hugh Spencer 287
Independent Jeremy Powell 263 22.7%
Labour Karl Reveley 137 11.8%
Liberal Phil Hancock 102 8.8%


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News
"LibDem Di Keal romps to victory in Norton West by-election"
Gazette and Herald, 21 November
"Three stand for Ryedale District Council seat in Norton West by-election"
Gazette and Herald, 31 October
"Trio to face off in by-election"
Malton and Pickering Mercury, 26 October

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