2 March 2023| | 2 min read
Byker ward by-election result
Hayder Alam Umor Qureshi has been elected as a councillor for the Byker ward following a by-election on Thursday, March 2.
The by-election was called following the resignation of Stephen Sheraton.
Nick Hartley, Green Party – 375 votes
Hayder Alam Umor Qureshi, Labour Party – 591 votes
Mark William Ridyard, Liberal Democrats – 188 votes
Aaron Whelan Harvey, Conservative Party – 107 votes
The turnout was 19.18%