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Abbey Ward — Leicester

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This ward was abolished or subjected to boundary changes in 2015.

9th May 2013 [Resignation of Colin Marriott]

Vijay Singh Riyait Lab 1190 48.0%
Dipak Joshi C 562 22.7%
Terry McGreal Ind 352 14.2%
John Taylor LD 212 8.5%
Tessa Warrington TUSC 165 6.7%

5th May 2011 (3 seats)

Annette Byrne Lab 1579 51.9%
Colin Marriott Lab 1542
Harshad Bhavsar Lab 1511
Margo Henry Lib 479 15.7%
Fiona Coffee C 456 15.0%
Jonathan Headington C 422
John Fitch Lib 392
Bill Matthews Lib 353
Lakshmi-Raj Jesa C 333
Paul Edwards UKIP 301 9.9%
Samantha Willbond UKIP 287
Stephanie Archer LD 230 7.6%
Gregory Young UKIP 207
Paul Smith LD 185
John Taylor LD 168

3rd May 2007 (3 seats) [3 Lab gains from LD]

Annette Byrne Lab 748 41.4%
Harshad Bhavsar Lab 740
Colin Marriott Lab 723
Margo Henry Lib 505 27.9%
John Fitch Lib 473
Mark Farmer Lib 466
Pritesh Damani C 294 16.3%
Sukhjiwan Singh Dhillon C 283
Angela Hill LD 260 14.4%
Paul Smith LD 223
John Taylor LD 215

1st May 2003 (3 seats)

Marguerite Henry LD 1597 56.5%
John Fitch LD 1505
Paul Smith LD 1430
Lilavanti Pandya Lab 779 27.5%
Vasudev Shukla Lab 766
Tejinder Sohansoha Lab 736
Brian Smith C 452 16.0%
Frances Ashlin C 443
Ronald Smith C 411

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