Lib Dem success in local elections nationally in November 2017

December 2, 2017 4:32 PM

Winning in NovemberTewkesbury Constitueny Liberal Democrats are delighted to report that the Liberal Democrats won all four of the council by-elections that were held on Thursday 30th Nov, gaining seats from the Conservatives, Labour and UKIP and holding a seat already held.

The sweep of victories means that the Liberal Democrats have gained seven council seats in November, significantly more than any other party.

The Liberal Democrats, under Vince Cable, are winning seats up and down the country and against all opposition.

Detailed results for 30th Nov 2017:

Torridge DC, Torrington - 30th November 2017

November 30, 2017

LD Cheryl Cottle-Hunkin 701 [60.2%; +60.2%]
Ind 180 [15.5%; +15.5%]
Con 159 [13.6%; -6.0%]
Grn 76 [6.5%; -15.9%]
UKIP 49 [4.2%; -16.8%]
Lab 0 [[0.0%; -12.4%]]
Ind 0 [[0.0%; -24.6%]]
Lib Dem gain from UKIP
Percentage changes from 2015

Tandridge DC, Westway - 30th November 2017

November 30, 2017

LD Helen Rujbally 483 [53.5%; +17.5%]
Con 239 [26.5%; -2.5%]
Lab 118 [13.1%; -2.8%]
UKIP 62 [6.9%; -12.2%]
Lib Dem hold
Percentage changes from 2016

Gosport BC, Bridgemary North Ward - 30th November 2017

November 30, 2017

LD Stephen Hammond 644 [58.0%; +58.0%]
Lab 255 [23.0%; -49.0%]
Con 213 [19.1%; -8.9%]
Lib Dem gain from Labour
Turnout 32%
Percentage changes from 2016

Maidstone BC, North - 30th November 2017

November 30, 2017

LD Rob Field 719 [51.4%; +8.4%]
Con 364 [26.0%; +2.1%]
Lab 270 [19.3%; +6.1%]
Grn 47 [3.4%; -0.1%]
UKIP 0 [[0.0%; -16.8%]]
Lib Dem gain from Conservative
Percentage changes from 2016