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2013 Local Elections:
TUSC Doncaster Mayor candidate wins 1,900 votes in Ed Miliband's backyard
From: Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition website www.tusc.org.uk
Mary Jackson, photo Mary4Mayor
AFTER A recount delayed the announcement of the result, the first preference votes for the Mayor of Doncaster election have now been published.
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) candidate Mary Jackson polled 1,916 votes (3.1%) coming in sixth place, ahead of one of the 'parties of government', the Liberal Democrats - and not too far behind the other, the Conservatives, who polled 4.5%.
Read full TUSC website article: TUSC Doncaster Mayor candidate wins 1,900 votes in Ed Miliband's backyard