Granite city gain for Scottish Nationalists

Posted by David Boothroyd
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13 years ago / May 20, 2011

The latest information about local council electoral matters is as follows:

East Midlands

East of England


North East

  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne city council: Two wards have had their elections postponed from 5 May to 16 June due to the deaths of candidates. They are Byker (where the sitting councillor is Labour) and Westerhope (where the Liberal Democrat candidate Neil Hamilton died on polling day).

North West

South East

South West

West Midlands

Yorkshire and the Humber

  • Richmondshire district council: The council administration will be formed by ‘The Independents’ group on this council with no overall majority.
  • Wakefield borough council: An impending vacancy is reported in Horbury and South Ossett ward due to the resignation of Conservative councillor Elizabeth Hick who is in poor health. Term ends 2014.