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East Walworth, 2012

A by-election was held for the East Walworth ward of Southwark London Borough Council on 29 November 2012 following the death of Labour Cllr Helen Morrissey.

Rebecca Lury held the seat for Labour.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
53.3%
Lib Dems
42.7%
Conservative
4.0%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Rebecca Lury 1,250 53.3% +11.3%
Lib Dems Ben Johnson 1,003 42.7% +4.3%
Conservative Stuart Millson 94 4.0% -7.5%


2010 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
42.0%
Lib Dems
38.4%
Conservative
11.5%
Green
8.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Martin Seaton 1,931 42.0%
Labour Helen Morrissey 1,892
Labour Darren Merrill 1,870
Lib Dems Ben Johnson 1,767 38.4%
Lib Dems Nicola Salmon 1,740
Lib Dems Peter Wright 1,441
Conservative Victoria Kent 530 11.5%
Conservative Richard Treffler 466
Conservative Nikesh Pandit 458
Green Nick Young 373 8.1%


Forum
Visit the Forum Thread for This Election


News
"Labour’s Rebecca Lury wins East Walworth by-election"
London SE1, 30 November

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