North Tyneside borough council: Byelection on 4 July in Riverside ward after the disqualification of Labour councillor Norma Redfearn, now Mayor of North Tyneside. Term ends 2015.
South Tyneside borough council: There are two byelections on 27 June. Cleadon and East Boldon ward will elect a new councillor after the death of UK Independence Party councillor David Potts, who was elected as a Conservative. Primrose ward will elect a successor to Labour councillor Emma Lewell-Buck, who resigned on election as Member of Parliament for South Shields. Both terms end in 2014. Meanwhile three councillors who were elected as Independents have joined the UK Independence Party. They are George Elsom (Cleadon Park ward), Steve Harrison and Linda Hemmer (both Fellgate and Hedworth ward).
Allerdale borough council: Byelection on 20 June in Boltons ward after the death of Independent councillor and former Mayor Joe Mumberson. Term ends 2015. His loss means that Labour has an overall majority on the council.
Carlisle city council: Vacancy in Yewdale ward after the death of the Leader of the Council, Professor Joe Hendry, who was a Labour councillor. Term ends 2015.
Southampton city council: Byelection on 13 June in Woolston ward after the resignation of Labour councillor and former council leader Richard Williams, following an inquiry into the reasons why a cabinet member’s resignation was wrongly ascribed to ill health. Term ends 2016.
Plymouth city council: Byelection on 27 June in Southway ward after the disqualication of Conservative councillor Tom Browne, who failed to attend any meetings of the council in six months. Term ends 2014.
Worcestershire county council: Byelection on 27 June in Stourport division after the resignation of UK Independence Party councillor Eric Kitson, following publicity over his comments on facebook. There is a vacancy in St Mary’s division following the death of recently-elected UK Independence Party councillor Tony Baker. Both terms end in 2017.