Pensby and Thingwall, 2013
A by-election was held for the Pensby and Thingwall ward of Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council on 28 February 2013 following the resignation of Conservative Cllr Don McCubbin.
Phillip Brightmore gained the seat for Labour as a Labour Co-Op candidate.
2012 Result (1 of 3 seats)
BlogBy-Election Preview on English Elections Blog
ForumBy-Election Thread on Vote UK Forum
News"Labour win Wirral council seat back from Conservatives"
Liverpool Daily Post, 1 March
"Labour victory in Wirral Council by-election"
Wirral Globe, 1 March
"Parties battle it out at Wirral by-election"
Wirral News, 1 March
"Voters head to the polls for Wirral by-election"
Wirral Globe, 28 February
"Senior Tories join row over Wirral election leaflet"
Wirral News, 27 February
"English Democrat Party hits back after accusations of 'racism and homophobia'"
Wirral Globe, 21 February
"Nominations close for Wirral by-election"
Wirral News, 6 February
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