Conservative Home

« Conservative councillors are winning the Tweet war | Main | Congratulations to Caroline Flint on becoming Shadow Communities Secretary »

Labour gain two seats from the Conservatives in yesterday's local council by-elections

By Jonathan Isaby

Here are the results of yesterday's local government by-elections, as recorded by the Press Association:

Saxondale ward, Blaby
Lib Dem - 701
C - 311
Lab - 243
BNP - 94
(May 2007 - Three seats: Lib Dem 1253, 1155, 1151, C 561, 522, 458)
Swing: 5.3% Lib Dem to C
Lib Dem hold

Tilgate ward, Crawley
Lab - 764
C - 656
Ukip - 79
Justice - 6
(May 2008 - C 725, Lab 627, BNP 274, Lib Dem 137)
Swing: 6.3% C to Lab
Lab gain from C

Seiont and Cadnant ward, Gwynedd
Voice of Gwynedd - 399
Plaid Cymru - 279
Lab - 184
Ind - 91
C - 23
(May 2008 - Two seats: Ind 576, 453, Lab 323, Plaid Cymru 267, Lab 181)
Swing 4.1% Lab to Plaid Cymru
No swing calculation
Voice of Gwynedd gain from Ind

Harbour ward, Lancaster
Morecambe Bay Ind - 287
C - 161
Ukip - 86
Lib Dem - 68
(May 2007 - Three seats: Lab 531, Morecambe Bay Ind 505, Lab 492, 472, Morecambe Bay Ind 463, 429, C 296, 252, 230, Green 89)
No swing calculation
Morecambe Bay Ind hold

Healey and Whitworth ward, Rossendale
Lab - 346
Community First - 165
C - 156
Lib Dem - 10
(May 2010 - Community First 583, Lab 564, C 381, Lib Dem 192)
Swing: 8.7% C to Lab
Lab hold

Irwell ward, Rossendale
Lab - 277
C - 220
Lib Dem - 183
Community First - 64
(May 2010 - C 984, Lab 837, National Front 265, Green 195)
Swing: 7% C to Lab
Lab gain from C

St James ward, Tunbridge Wells
Lib Dem - 649
C - 294
Green - 103
(May 2010 - Lib Dem 1666, C 901)
Swing: 2% C to Lib Dem
Lib Dem hold

Maidenbower ward, West Sussex
C - 1036
Lab - 417
Lib Dem - 82
Ukip - 61
Justice - 12
(May 2009 - C 2192, Lab 425, Lib Dem 415)
Swing: 9.9% C to Lab
C hold

Tithebarn ward, Wyre
C - 847
Lab - 307
(May 2007 - Two seats: C 967, 903, Lab 362)
Swing: 1.3% Lab to C
C hold

Comments

You must be logged in using Intense Debate, Wordpress, Twitter or Facebook to comment.