Local Authority Byelection Results - October 2005

6/10/2005

Epsom and Ewell BC, Nonsuch

Ind. Res. Ass. 539 (65.0;-17.0), Con 183 (22.1;+22.1), Lib Dem 95 (11.5;-1.0), Lab 12 (1.4;-4.2)
Majority 356. Turnout 19.8%. Ind RA hold. Last fought 2003


Hinkley and Bosworth BC, Groby

Con 785 (43.4;-18.5), Lib Dem 545 (30.0;+30.0), BNP 247 (13.7;+13.7), Ind 232 (12.8;-6.2)
Majority 240. Turnout 33.6%. Con hold. Last fought 2003


Kettering BC, Wickstead

Lab 464 (49.7;-0.2), Con 374 (40.0;-10.1), Lib Dem 96 (10.3;+10.3)
Majority 90. Turnout 35%. Lab gain from Con. Last fought 2003


North Shropshire DC, Whitchurch South

Con 204 (51.6;+24.5), Lab (-27.1;-27.1), Ind 191 (48.4;+2.6)
Majority 13. Turnout 17.4%. Con gain from Ind. Last fought 2003.


North Tyneside MBC, Preston Ward

Con 1458 (62.7;+11.2), Lab 722 (31.0;+1.9), Lib Dem 146 (6.3;-13.1)
Majority 736. Turnout 34.1%. Con hold. Last fought 2004.


Bury St Edmonds TC, Moreton Hall

Con 435, 428, 457 (77.7), Lib Dem 188, 190 (22.3)
Majority 942. Turnout 14.9%. Con hold.


Bury St Edmonds TC, Abbeygate

Con 404 (61.0), Lib Dem 165 (24.9) Ind 94 (14.2)
Majority 239. Turnout 18.6%. Con hold.


Frome TC, Park East

Lib Dem 236 (68.0), Con 111 (32.0)
Majority 125. Turnout 14%. Lib Dem hold.


Frome TC, Welshmill

Lib Dem 379 (73.4), Con 137 (26.6)


12/10/2005

Rugby BC, Paddox

Lib Dem 471 (48.3;+20.6), Con 344 (35.3;+14.3), Lab 159 (16.3;+6.2)
Majority 127. Turnout 34%. Lib Dem hold. Last fought 2004.


13/10/2005

Dumfries and Galloway Council, Lochside Ward

Labour 676 (75.5;+36.8), Ind #1 89 (9.9;+9.9), SNP 56 (6.3;-6.5 ), SSP 41 (4.6;+4.6), Ind #2 27 (3.0;+3.0), Con 6 (0.7;-2.1) Majority 587. Lab hold. Turnout 42.2%.


Hull City Council, Beverley

Lib Dem 1375 (64.5;+5.0), Lab 382(17.9;-5.7), Con 187 (8.8;–8.2), BNP 76 (3.6;+3.6), Lib 57 (2.7;+2.7), Ind 42 (2.0;+2.0), Ver 13 (0.6;+0.6)
Majority 993. Lib Dem hold. Last fought 2004.


Maidstone BC, Downswood & Otham

Ind 314 (61.3;+15.0), Con 184 (35.9;+17.2), Lab 14 (2.7;+2.3)
Majority 130. Turnout 24.4%. Ind hold. Last fought 2003.


Shepway DC, Folkstone Harvey Central

Con 409 (53.4;+16.7), Lab 237 (30.9;+8.5), Lib Dem 120 (15.7;+21.8), Ind [0;-3.4]
Majority 172. Turnout 23.7. Con gain from Green. Last fought 2003.


Tynedale DC, Hexham Leazes

Con 596 (59.1;+11.2), Lib Dem 412 (40.9;+11.2)
Majority 184. Turnout 38. Con gain from Lib Dem. Last fought 2003.


Vale of White Horse DC, Drayton

Lib Dem 343 (55.2;+11.7), Con 215 (34.6;+1.5), Lab 63 (10.1;+10.1)
Majority 128. Turnout 35.5. Lib Dem hold. Last fought 2003.


West Lancashire DC, Up Holland

Lab 608 (59.8;+11.8), Con 408 (40.2;+4.7), Ind [0 –16.5]
Majority 200. Turnout 20.5. Lab hold. Last fought 2004.


Burbage PC, Lash Hill

Lib Dem 528 (72.1), Con 204 (27.9)
Majority 324. Turnout 18.7. Lib Dem gain from Con.


Hexham TC, Leazes

Con 587 (58.7). Lib Dem 413 (41.3)
Majority 174. Turnout 38. Con gain from Lib Dem.


Wantage TC, Segsbury

Lib Dem 316 (51.0), Con 200 (32.2), Lab 104 (16.8)
Majority 116. Turnout 23. Lib Dem hold.


14/10/2005

East Hertfordshire DC, Hertford Rural South

              Con 317 (74.2%), LD 85 (19.9%), Lab 25 (5.9%).
Majority 232. Turnout 23.1% Con Hold.


20/10/2005

Dacorum BC, Chaulden & Shrubhill

Con 552 (46.8;+10.2), Lab 514 (43.6;-1.0), Lib Dem 113 (9.6;-9.2)
Majority 38. Turnout 30.5%. Con gain from Lab. Last fought 2003


Dacorum BC, Nash Mills

Con 382 (54.3;+9.0), Lab 276 (39.2;-4.0), Lib Dem 45 (6.4;-5.1)
Majority 106. Turnout 33.5%. Con g. Last fought 2003


East Cambs DC, Cheveley

Con 539 (66.5;+4.8), Lib Dem 202 (24.9;+0.4), Lab 70 (8.6;-5.2)
Majority 337. Turnout 26.3%. Con gain from Ind. Last fought 2003


Forest of Dean DC, Awre

Lab 239 (52.4;+7.8), Con 217 (47.6;-7.8).
Majority 22. Turnout 32%. Lab gain from Con. Last fought 2003


Forest of Dean DC, Mitcheldean and Drybrook

Lab 286 (29.0;+8.0), Con 259 (26.2;+2.4), Lib Dem 252 (25.5;+4.4), Ind #1 156 (15.8;-18.3), Ind #2 34 (3.4;-30.7)
Majority 27. Turnout 29%. Lab gain from Con. Last fought 2003


Kingston-upon-Thames LBC, Canbury

Lib Dem 1053 (50.6;+8.6), Con 668 (32.0;+7.3), Lab 301 (14.5;-8.2), English Dems 38 (1.8;+1.8), Soc. Lab 21 (1.0;+1.0), Green (-8.5;-8.5), CPA Ind (-2.0;-2.0)
Majority 385. Turnout 29.3%. Lib Dem Hold. Last fought 2002


Lambeth LBC, Streatham South

Lab 1466 (49.2;+9.1), Lib Dem 1211 (40.7;+6.0), Con 301 (10.1;-8.1)
Majority 255. Turnout 31.7% Lab hold. Last fought 2002


Rossendale DC, Hareholme

Lab 585 (44.8;+0.9), Con 477 (36.5;-19.6), Lib Dem 244 (18.7;+18.7)
Majority 108. Turnout 30.8%. Lab gain from Con. Last fought 2004


Shrewsbury & Atcham BC, Monk Moor

Lib Dem 603 (49.3;+24.7), Lab 482 (39.4;-12.7), Con 139 (11.3;-7.6), Green (-4.4;-4.4)
Majority 121. Turnout 30.6%. Lib Dem gain from Lab. Last fought 2004


27/10/2005

Carrick DC, Moresk

Lib Dem 316 (44.4;+5.2), Con 273 (38.3;+38.3), Ind 0 (-46.3%)
Majority 43. Turnout 26.9% Lib Dem hold. Last fought 2003.


Chester City Council, Curzon & Westminster

Con 875 (63.8;-1.1), Lib Dem 258 (18.8;+1.9), Lab 238 (17.4;-0.8)
Majority 617. Turnout 41%. Con hold. Last fought 2003.


Erewash BC, Kirk Hallam

Lab 707 (77.0;+24.9), Con 132 (14.4;+2.5), Lib Dem 79 (8.6;-14.5), UKIP 0 (-12.8;-12.8)
Majority 575. Turnout 19.3%. Lab gain from Ind. Last fought 2004.


Newport CC, Marshfield

Con 561 (40.0;-11.6), Lib Dem 409 (29.1;+29.1), Lab 399 (28.4;-9.2), PC 22 (1.6;-9.2), Green 13 (0.9;+0.9)
Majority 152. Turnout 38.3%. Con hold. Last fought 2004.


South Kesteven DC, St Anne’s

Lab unopposed. Lab gain from Ind. Last fought 2003.


South Oxfordshire DC, Wallingford North

Con 474 (51.5;+23.5), Lib Dem 374 (40.7;+13.9), Green 72 (7.8;+7.8), Ind 0 (-45.2;-45.2)
Majority 100. Turnout 22.0%. Con gain from Ind. Last fought 2003.


South Somerset DC, Brympton

Lib Dem 478 (58.0;+1.8), Con 232 (28.2;-8.4), Ind 113 (13.7;+13.7), UKIP 0 (-7.2;-7.2)
Majority 246. Turnout 18.3%. Lib Dem hold. Last fought 2003.


Uttlesford DC, Wimbish and Debden

Con 300 (53.6;+53.6), Lib Dem 260 (46.4;-12.5), Ind (0.0;-33.3), Green (0.0;-7.9)
Majority 40. Turnout 24%. Con gain from Lib Dem. Last fought 2003.


Wear Valley DC, Howden

Lib Dem 157 (50.5;+6.0), Lab 154 (49.5;-6.0)
Majority 3. Turnout 24%. Lib Dem gain from Lab. Last fought 2003.


Wyre Forest DC, Spennells and Aggborough

Con 527 (40.0;+15.3), Lib Dem 464 (35.2;-12.8), IHC 185 (14.0;-6.6), Lab 108 (8.2;+1.5), Green 33 (2.5;+2.5)
Majority 63. Turnout 24.6%. Con hold. Last fought 2004.


Barnstaple TC, Forches & Whiddon Valley

Lib Dem 141 (63.8), Green 80 (36.2)
Majority 61. Turnout 6.9% Lib Dem gain from Ind.


Thatcham TC, Thatcham West

Lib Dem 710, 686 (61.9), Con 449, 412 (38.1)
Majority 261 & 237. Turnout 24.9%. Lib Dem hold x 2. Last fought 2003.


Information courtesy of the
Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors.
Web presentation by Keith Edkins © 2005.