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Local By-Election Results: June 5th 2014

June 6th, 2014

Clydesdale South on South Lanarkshire (SNP defence)
Result: Labour 1,492 votes (41% -3%), Scottish National Party 1,170 (32% -10%), Conservative 659 (18% +8%), United Kingdom Independence Party 233 (6% +2%), Green 104 (3%)
Labour GAIN from SNP on the fifth count with a majority of 322 (9%) on a swing of 3.5% from SNP to Lab
Turnout: 30.97%

Newark in the Westminster Parliament (Con defence)
Conservatives 17,431 votes (45.03% -8.82% on Election 2010)
United Kingdom Independence Party 10,028 votes (25.91% +22.09% on Election 2010)
Labour 6,842 votes (17.68% -4.65% on Election 2010)
Independent 1,891 votes (4.88%)
Green 1,057 votes (2.73%)
Liberal Democrats 1,004 votes (2.59% -17.41% on Election 2010)
Monster Raving Loony Party 168 votes (0.43%)
Independent 117 votes (0.30%)
Bus Pass Elvis Party 87 votes (0.22%)
The Common Good 64 votes (0.16%)
Patriotic Socialist 18 votes (0.04%)
Conservative HOLD with a majority of 7,403 votes (19.13%) on a swing of 15.46% from Con to UKIP
Turnout: 52.67% (-18.72% on Election 2010)

Harry Hayfield