Weekly by-elections - April 1996

Key:
UCUnitary Council
CCCounty Council
MBCMetropolitan Borough Council
LBCLondon Borough Council
BCBorough Council
DCDistrict Council
TCTown Council
PCParish Council
CoCCommunity Council (Wales)

11th April 1996

Aylesbury Vale DC, Elmhurst Liberal Democrat 806 (54.3%), Labour 385 (25.9%), Conservative 293 (19.7%) Majority 421. Turnout 27.8%. Liberal Democrat Hold Oxfordshire CC, Central Green 373 (51.6%), Liberal Democrat 287 (39.7%), Conservative 63 (8.7%) Majority 86 Turnout11.9% Green gain from Liberal Democrat Chard TC, Avishayes Conservative 235 (45%), Liberal Democrat 177 (33.9%), Labour 110 (21.1%) Majority 58. Turnout 32.7%. Conservative gain from Liberal Democrat (Cllr. Colin Rosenstiel)

18th April 1996

Ashford DC: Singleton Labour 380 (52.1%), Liberal Democrat 251 (34.4%), Conservative 99 (13.6%). Majority 129 Turnout 33.1% Labour gain from Liberal Democrat Ashford DC: Central Conservative 506 (43.8%) Labour 461 (39.9%) Liberal Democrats 188 (16.3%) Majority 45 Turnout 38.7% Conservative Gain from Labour Bromley LBC: Bickley Ward Conservative 2263 (46.9%), Liberal Democrat David Dear 1929 (40.0%), Labour 549 (11.4%), Liberal 80 (1.7%). Majority 334 Turnout 46.3% Conservative hold Cardiff County WUA: Ely Labour 1272 (70.2%), Welsh Militant Labour 183 (10.1%), Conservative 175 (9.7%), Liberal Democrat 126 (6.9%), Plaid Cymru 56 (3.1%) Majority 1089 Turnout 17.6%. Labour hold. Cardiff County WUA: Llandaff North Labour 1294 (68.2%), Conservative 270 (14.2%), Liberal Democrat 259 (13.6%), Plaid Cymru 73 (3.6%) Majority 1024. Turnout 31.0% Labour hold. Cardiganshire WUA: Llanbadarn Plaid Cymru 252 (37.7%), Independent 205 (30.7%), Liberal Democrat 108 (16.2%), Labour 103 (15.4%) Majority 47 Turnout 26.4% Plaid Cymru gain from Independent Clackmannan SUA: Clackmannan Labour 631 (43.4%), SNP 614 (42.2%), Liberal Democrat 109 (7.5%), Conservative 101 (6.9%) Majority 17. Turnout 48.3% Labour hold. Clackmannan SUA: Alva SNP 602 (46.7%), Labour 598 (46.4%), Conservative 50 (3.9%), Liberal Democrat 39 (3.0%) Majority 4 Turnout 40.2%. SNP hold. Middlesbrough UA: Southfield Labour 474 (71.3%), Liberal Democrat 122 (18.3%), Conservative 69 (10.4%) Majority 352 Turnout 19.5% Labour hold. Surrey Heath DC: St Michaels Conservative 629 (53.9%), Labour 537 (46.1%) Majority 92 Turnout 41.1% Conservative gain from Labour. Tendring DC: Harwich West Central Labour 559 (55.6%), Independent 209 (20.7%), Conservative 132 (13.1%), Liberal Democrat 105 (10.4%) Majority 350 Turnout 36.3% Labour hold. Information courtesy of the Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors. (Cllr. Colin Rosenstiel)

Information originally tabulated by Julian White, recovered from
The Internet Archive.