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Riverside, 2013

A by-election was held for the Riverside division of Cardiff City Council on 5 December 2013 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Phil Hawkins.

Darren Williams held the seat for Labour.

A later by-election was held for the Riverside division on 7 October 2015, covered here.

Result
Vote Share
Labour
50.3%
Plaid Cymru
34.7%
Conservative
4.8%
UKIP
4.4%
TUSC
3.1%
Lib Dems
2.6%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Darren Williams 1,120 50.3% +3.6%
Plaid Cymru Elizabeth Gould 773 34.7% +3.6%
Conservative Aled Crow 107 4.8% -2.9%
UKIP Simon Zeigler 97 4.4% +4.4%
TUSC Joel Beer 70 3.1% +0.4%
Lib Dems Sian Donne 58 2.6% -1.2%


2012 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
46.7%
Plaid Cymru
31.1%
Green
7.9%
Conservative
7.7%
Lib Dems
3.8%
TUSC
2.7%

Party Candidate Votes Vote Share
Labour Iona Gordon 1,731 46.7%
Labour Cecilia Love 1,555
Labour Phil Hawkins 1,431
Plaid Cymru Mohammed Islam 1,153 31.1%
Plaid Cymru Jaswant Singh 944
Plaid Cymru Haf Roberts 940
Green Ceri Hughes 294 7.9%
Conservative Jennifer Lay 286 7.7%
Conservative Michael Bryan 276
Green Yvan Maurel 272
Conservative Gaener Davies 263
Green Jan Tucker 189
Lib Dems Gwilym Owen 142 3.8%
Lib Dems Jeremy Townsend 129
Lib Dems Eleri Randerson 122
TUSC Garmon Gruffydd 99 2.7%


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