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South Heaton, 2013

A by-election was held for the South Heaton ward of Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council on 2 May 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Henri Murison.

Denise Jones held the seat for Labour.

A later by-election was held for South Heaton on 16 March 2017, covered here.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
61.2%
Green
15.7%
Lib Dems
8.7%
TUSC
5.3%
Conservative
4.0%
Other
5.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Denise Jones 798 61.2% -8.2%
Green Andrew Gray 205 15.7% +3.4%
Lib Dems Rachel Auld 114 8.7% -0.5%
TUSC Paul Phillips 69 5.3% +1.0%
Conservative Katie Bennett 52 4.0% -0.7%
Newcastle First Timothy Gilks 44 3.4% +3.4%
Independent Reg Sibley 22 1.7% +1.7%


2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour Co-Op
69.4%
Green
12.3%
Lib Dems
9.2%
Conservative
4.7%
TUSC
4.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Labour Co-Op Christopher Bartlett 1,188 69.4%
Green Andrew Gray 210 12.3%
Lib Dems Mark Nelson 158 9.2%
Conservative Joshua Lambkin 81 4.7%
TUSC Paul Phillips 74 4.3%


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By-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum

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