Council by-election result
Just one result last night:
Rossmere Ward, Hartlepool UA. Lab hold. Lab 532 (42.3%, +6.1), UKIP 300 (23.9%, -3.8), LD 166 (13.2%, -8), BNP 157 (12.5%, +12.5), Con 102 (8.1%, -6.5). Swing of 5% from UKIP to Lab since 2008.
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