Quiet week for byelections

Posted by David Boothroyd
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12 years ago / August 10, 2012

The latest information about local electoral matters is as follows:

East Midlands

East of England


  • No updates this week.

North East

  • Middlesbrough borough council: Vacancy in North Ormesby and Brambles Farm ward after the resignation of Labour councillor Eleanor Lancaster. Term ends 2015.

North West

South East

South West

  • Cornwall council: Vacancy in St Keverne and Meneage division after the death of Independent councillor Pam Lyne. Term ends 2013.
  • South Gloucestershire council: Byelection on 6 September in Dodington ward after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Dafydd Holbrook. Term ends 2015.

West Midlands

Yorkshire and the Humber

  • Calderdale borough council: Impending vacancy in Calder ward as Liberal Democrat councillor Nader Fekri is moving to Turkey to join his wife; his term is due to end in 2014.
  • Scarborough borough council: Byelection in Esk Valley ward on 20 September after the resignation of Conservative councillor James Preston. Term ends 2015.