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South East Holderness by-election, 2016

Conservative hold

A by-election was held for the South East Holderness ward of East Riding of Yorkshire Council on 4 August 2016 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Arthur Hodgson.

David Tucker held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result

Conservative
38.5%
Labour
33.8%
UKIP
16.4%
Edwards
7.3%
Liberal Democrats
4.1%

Party Candidate Votes % Change
Conservative David Tucker 917 38.5% +3.6%
Labour Patrick Wilkinson 806 33.8% +7.9%
UKIP Andrew Weaver 390 16.4% -13.2%
Independent Dave Edwards 173 7.3% -2.3%
Liberal Democrats Helen Wright 97 4.1% n/a
Turnout: 20.3% (-38.0%) - Majority: 111 (4.7%) - Swing: 2.2% Con to Lab


2015 Result (3 seats)

Conservative
34.9%
UKIP
29.6%
Labour
25.9%
Edwards
9.6%

Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Arthur Hodgson 2,406 34.9%
Conservative Lyn Healing 2,400
Conservative Jackie Cracknell 2,313
UKIP Paddy Fisher 2,043 29.6%
Labour Pat Beech 1,783 25.9%
Labour Jed Lee 1,591
Labour Matthew Lloyd 1,531
Independent Dave Edwards 660 9.6%
Turnout: 58.3% - Majority: 270 (3.9%)


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