2 March 2023

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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.

A by-election was held on March 2
A by-election was held on 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%