The latest information about local electoral matters is as follows:
East of England
Basildon borough council: Andrew Schrader was elected councillor for Billericay East ward on 27 June, holding the seat for the Conservative party.
Braintree district council: Byelection on 25 July in Braintree East ward after the death of Labour councillor Eric Lynch, who gained his seat from the Conservatives in a March 2012 byelection. Term ends 2015.
Norfolk county council: Byelection on 1 August in Thetford West division after the resignation of UK Independence Party councillor Peter Georgiou, who was cautioned for shoplifting in 2012. Term ends 2017.
Uttlesford district council: Byelection on 25 July in Felsted ward after the disqualification of Conservative councillor David Crome, who has not attended any meetings of the council in six months. Term ends 2015.
Brent borough council: Impending vacancy in Dudden Hill ward where Liberal Democrat councillor Rev David Clues has said he is intending to resign. He has been living and working in Brighton since December 2011.
South Tyneside borough council: At byelections on 27 June, Margaret Meling was elected councillor for Cleadon and East Boldon ward, and Moira Smith was elected councillor for Primrose ward. Both are Labour Party members; Cleadon and East Boldon ward was previosly represented by a Conservative who later joined the UK Independence Party, while Primrose ward was previously Labour.
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.
Elmbridge borough council: Byelection on 25 July in Weybridge South ward after the resignation of the Deputy Leader of the council, Conservative councillor Simon Dodsworth, who is emigrating. Term ends 2014.
Plymouth city council: Jonny Morris was elected councillor for Southway ward on 27 June. He gains for the Labour Party a seat previously held by the Conservatives.
Swindon council: Vacancy in Haydon Wick ward after the death of Conservative councillor and former Mayor Rex Barnett. Term ends 2016. The Conservatives would lose their overall majority if they did not hold the seat.
Worcestershire county council: John Thomas was elected county councillor for Stourport division on 27 June. He is a member of the Independent Community and Health Concern group, and regains the seat he lost in the full council elections in May to the UK Independence Party. There is a byelection on 1 August in St Mary’s division following the death of recently-elected UK Independence Party councillor Tony Baker. Term ends 2017.
Yorkshire and the Humber
Doncaster borough council: Vacancy in Askern Spa ward after the disqualification of Labour councillor Ros Jones, now Mayor of Doncaster. Term ends 2014.