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Wombwell, 2013

A by-election was held for the Wombwell ward of Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council on 26 September 2013 following the death of Labour Cllr Denise Wilde.

Robert Frost held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
66.8%
UKIP
24.6%
Conservative
4.4%
English Democrats
4.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Robert Frost 1,240 66.8% -6.5%
UKIP Neil Robinson 457 24.6% +24.6%
Conservative Clive Watkinson 81 4.4% -0.7%
English Democrats Kevin Riddiough 78 4.2% -3.8%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Labour
73.3%
Barnsley Independent
13.6%
English Democrats
8.0%
Conservative
5.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Margaret Morgan 1,769 73.3%
Barnsley Independent Trevor Smith 329 13.6%
English Democrats Gary Carnell 192 8.0%
Conservative Alex Wilkinson 124 5.1%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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