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Annandale North by-election, 2012

A by-election was held for the Annandale North ward of Dumfries and Galloway Council on 15 November 2012 following the death of Labour Cllr Ted Brown.

Graeme Tait gained the seat for the Conservatives.

A later by-election was held for this ward on 17 November 2016, covered here.

Result

First Preferences Share
Conservative
46.0%
Labour
25.3%
Green
11.7%
SNP
9.4%
Lib Dems
5.3%
UKIP
2.3%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs 1st Prefs % Change
Conservative Graeme Tait 1,819 46.0% +5.5% Elected
Labour Peter Glanton 1,002 25.3% +5.7%
Green Alis Ballance 464 11.7% -2.6%
SNP Frank MacGregor 371 9.4% -7.4%
Lib Dems Hugh Young 208 5.3% -3.6%
UKIP Bill Wright 89 2.3% +2.3%


2012 Result
Seats
Conservative
2
Labour
1
SNP
1
First Preferences Share
Conservative
40.5%
Labour
19.6%
SNP
16.8%
Green
14.3%
Lib Dems
8.9%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs Vote Share Elected?
Labour Ted Brown 845 19.6% Yes
SNP Stephen Thompson 724 16.8% Yes
Conservative Peter Diggle 652 15.1% Yes
Green Alis Ballance 615 14.3%
Conservative Gail MacGregor 564 13.1% Yes
Conservative Roger Grant 531 12.3%
Lib Dems Hugh Young 383 8.9%


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