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Wickford Castledon, 2013

A by-election was held for the Wickford Castledon ward of Basildon District Council on 2 May 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr Sylvia Buckley.

Nigel le Gresley gained the seat for UKIP.

Result
Vote Share
UKIP
36.3%
Conservative
33.6%
Ball
16.4%
Labour
10.2%
Liberal Democrats
1.8%
BNP
1.4%
National Front
0.4%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
UKIP Nigel le Gresley 637 36.3% n/a
Conservative Jennie Jackman 589 33.6% -26.1%
Independent Alan Ball 288 16.4% -2.2%
Labour Albert Ede 179 10.2% -6.3%
Lib Dems Philip Jenkins 32 1.8% -3.5%
BNP Philip Howell 24 1.4% n/a
National Front Thomas Beaney 7 0.4% n/a


2011 Result (1 of 2 seats)
Conservative
59.7%
Ball
18.6%
Labour
16.5%
Lib Dems
5.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Conservative Sylvia Buckley 1,434 59.7%
Independent Alan Ball 446 18.6%
Labour Sarah Davies 397 16.5%
Lib Dems Tony Morris 127 5.3%


Forum
By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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