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Evelyn, 2013

A by-election was held for the Evelyn ward of Lewisham London Borough Council on 28 March 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Joseph Folorunso.

Olufunke Abidoye held the seat for Labour.

A later by-election for Evelyn was held on 13 October 2016, covered here.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
55.9%
People Before Profit
23.1%
Lib Dems
7.5%
Conservative
6.8%
UKIP
6.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Olufunke Abidoye 978 55.9% +7.0%
People Before Profit Barbara Raymond 404 23.1% +15.3%
Lib Dems Bill Town 131 7.5% -8.7%
Conservative Simon Nundy 119 6.8% -5.8%
UKIP Paul Oakley 119 6.8% +6.8%


2010 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
48.9%
Lib Dems
16.2%
Conservative
12.6%
Green
9.3%
People Before Profit
7.8%
Cadman
5.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Joseph Folorunso 2,795 48.9%
Labour Sam Owolabi-Oluyole 2,469
Labour Crada Onuegbu 2,367
Lib Dems Ben Brooks 925 16.2%
Lib Dems Jane Russell 746
Lib Dems Julian Hawkins 732
Conservative Phillip Badger 719 12.6%
Conservative Guy Bentley 676
Conservative Jonathan Woodhead 562
Green Sylvia Green 533 9.3%
People Before Profit Alexia Wdowski 445 7.8%
Green Paul Griffiths 355
Green Jeremy Hicks 299
Independent Malcolm Cadman 294 5.1%


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