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Ross-on-Wye West, 2013

A by-election was held for the Ross-on-Wye West ward of Herefordshire Council on 24 January 2013 following the death of Conservative Cllr Gordon Lucas.

Richard Mayo held the seat for the Conservatives.

Result
Vote Share
Conservative
54.4%
Ravenscroft
24.4%
Lib Dems
21.1%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Conservative Richard Mayo 695 54.4% +28.8%
Independent David Ravenscroft 312 24.4% +24.4%
Lib Dems Caroline Bennett 270 21.1% -5.3%


2011 Result (2 seats)
Vote Share
Lib Dems
26.4%
Conservative
25.6%
Teague
22.3%
Sinclair-Powell
21.5%
It's Our County
4.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote %
Lib Dems Christopher Bartrum 617 26.4%
Conservative Gordon Lucas 597 25.6%
Independent Marilyn Teague 522 22.3%
Independent Mary Sinclair-Powell 503 21.5%
Conservative Nigel Gibbs 383
Lib Dems Patrick Hughes 368
It's Our County Margaret Brown 97 4.2%


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News
"Richard Mayo wins Ross West Ward by-election"
The Ross Gazette, 25 January
"Conservatives maintain county majority as Mayo scoops Ross by-election"
Hereford Times, 25 January
"Battle lines drawn in key county by-election"
Hereford Times, 13 January
"Three to contest Ross by-election seat"
Hereford Times, 4 January

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