By-elections

2015-16 By-elections

Between May 2015 and April 2016 Greens have stood in ten by-elections for principal authority council seats. In each case we improved our position compared to the previous election and we have gained seats on both Devon and Dorset County Councils.

There are 2 by-elections currently (9th April 2016) running with Green candidates.

  • Torbay - Tormohun. Stephen Morley. Polling 5th May
  • Wiltshire - Amesbury. Joshua Baker. Polling 5th May
  • Cornwall - Menheniot. Richard Sedgley. 14th April 2016 Green 6.8%
  • Cornwall - Wadebridge West. Amanda Pennington 14th April 2016 Green 4.6%
  • Taunton Deane - Halcon. Craig Rossiter. 14th April 2016 Green 4.9%
  • Cornwall - Launceston Central. 14th Jan 2016. Roger C-O, Green 8% (up from 4.3% in 2015)
  • Bournemouth - Kinson South. Green 3.9%
  • Wiltshire - Salisbury. Green 18.6% (up from 9%)
  • Torbay - Clifton with Maidenway, Green 2.7%
  • Dorset County - Rodwell, Weymouth. Clare Sutton, Green Elected 35%
  • Devon County - Totnes Town. John Green, Green Elected
  • Cornwall - Camborn Pendarves. 20th Aug 2015. Deborah Fox, Green 8% (up from 5.7% in May)