Wokingham Tories gain in Bulmershe

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 years ago / November 14, 2014

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Cambridge: The byelection in Queen Edith’s ward on 13 November was won by Viki Sanders. Liberal Democrat gain from Labour.
  • Dartford: The byelection in Brent ward on 13 November was won by Rosanna Currans. Conservative hold.
  • Dartford: The byelection in Littlebrook ward on 13 November was won by Daisy Page. Labour hold.
  • Derbyshire: The byelection in Alport and Derwent division on 13 November was won by David Taylor. Conservative hold.
  • Mid Sussex: The byelection in Bolney ward on 13 November was won by John Allen. Conservative hold.
  • Wigan: The byelection in Douglas ward on 13 November was won by Maggie Skilling. Labour hold.
  • Wokingham: The byelection in Bulmershe and Whitegates ward on 13 November was won by Alison Swaddle. Conservative gain from a Liberal Democrat sitting as an Independent.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Carmarthenshire: Trelech division, after the resignation of veteran Independent councillor Dai Thomas. Term ends 2017.
  • New Forest: Bransgore and Burley ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Ann Hickman. Term ends May next year.
  • Waveney: St Margarets ward, after the death of Labour councillor Roger Bellham. Term ends May next year. His death has given the Conservatives an overall majority.
  • Wealden: Crowborough West ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Major Antony Quin. Term ends May next year.

Dates for byelections

  • Aylesbury Vale: The byelection due in Gatehouse ward will be held on 11 December.
  • Aylesbury Vale: The byelection due in Southcourt ward will be held on 11 December.
  • Carmarthenshire: The byelection due in Trelech division will be held on 11 December.
  • Kingston upon Thames: The byelection due in St James ward will be held on 18 December.
  • New Forest: The byelection due in Bransgore and Burley ward will be held on 11 December.
  • Nottinghamshire: The byelection due in Ollerton division will be held on 18 December.