Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems have 7 candidates
UKIP have 4, Green Party 2 & one each from TUSC, BNP and Elvis Loves Pets.
UKIP will want to make a gain tonight in Humberston and see how far they can go in other byelections. Will Elvis Loves Pets put more shame on the BNP and get more votes in their by election than the BNP get in theirs? Will the TUSC make inroads into Labour heartlands and capatalize on their recent gain?
All will be revealed.
KNOWSLEY - Prescot East
Prescot East ward turnout 15.72%
KNOWSLEY - Prescot West
Labour have held Prescot West by a 38 vote majority (after a recount)
KNOWSLEY - St Michaels
Labour HOLD St. Michael's Lamb ((Lab) 676 Currie (Lib Dem) 69 Dunne (Con) 44
Turnout in St Michael's ward, Huyton, 15.4%
NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE - Humberston and New Waltham
Hall (Cons) 738 votes,
Harness (UKIP) 1098,
Smith (Labour) 470,
Stead (Lib Dem) 311
Humberston and New Waltham By-election - Turnout confirmed 29.92%
NOTTINGHAM - Bilborough
Lab 1542, UKIP 347, Con 176, Green 103, Lib 96, Elvis 31
NOTTINGHAM - Wollaton East and Lenton Abbey
Lab 627 LD 368 Con 116 UKIP 75
WIGAN - Pemberton
Community Action 203,