The Witney by-election was a UK parliamentary by-election held on 20 October 2016 in the constituency of Witney in Oxfordshire. It took place on the same day as the Batley and Spen by-election. They were the fifth and sixth by-elections of the 56th UK Parliament.The by-election was triggered by the resignation of the sitting Member of Parliament (MP) David Cameron on 12 September 2016.

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