Scots Tories do the double in Aberdeenshire

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 years ago / November 4, 2016

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Aberdeenshire: The byelection in Banff and District ward on 3 November was won by Iain Taylor. Conservative gain from Scottish National Party.
  • Aberdeenshire: The byelection in Inverurie and District ward on 3 November was won by Colin Clark. Conservative gain from an Independent who was elected for the Liberal Democrats.
  • Cardiff: The byelection in Grangetown division on 3 November was won by Tariq Awan. Plaid Cymru gain from Labour.
  • Eastleigh: The byelection in Fair Oak and Horton Heath ward on 3 November was won by Nicholas Couldrey. Liberal Democrat hold.
  • Gloucester: The byelection in Longlevens ward on 3 November was won by Clive Walford. Conservative hold.
  • Hackney: The byelection in Hoxton West ward on 3 November was won by Yvonne Maxwell. Labour hold.
  • Lancashire: The byelection in Burnley Central East division on 3 November was won by Sobia Malik. Labour hold.
  • Medway: The byelection in Rainham Central ward on 3 November was won by Jan Aldous. Conservative hold.
  • Reigate and Banstead: The byelection in Kingswood with Burgh Heath ward on 3 November was won by Rod Ashford. Conservative hold.
  • St Edmundsbury: When nominations closed for the byelection in Bardwell, only one candidate was nominated. Andrew Smith was therefore elected unopposed on 31 October and there will be no poll on 24 November. Conservative hold.
  • Vale of Glamorgan: The byelection in Gibbonsdown division on 3 November was won by Julie Aviet. Labour hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

Dates for byelections

  • Corporation of London Common Council: The byelection due in Walbrook ward will be held on 1 December.
  • Lancaster: The byelection due in University and Scotforth Rural ward will be held on 8 December.
  • Maldon: The byelection due in Maldon West ward will be held on 8 December.
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme: The byelection due in Madeley ward will be held on 8 December.
  • Telford and Wrekin: The byelection due in Horsehay and Lightmoor ward will be held on 8 December.
  • Tonbridge and Malling: The byelection due in Trench ward will be held on 8 December.
  • Tower Hamlets: The byelection due in Whitechapel ward will be held on 1 December.