Barrow boys (and girls) stay Labour

Posted by David Boothroyd
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9 years ago / April 17, 2015

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.


  • Cumbria: The byelection in Walney South division on 16 April was won by Frank Cassidy. Labour hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Boston: Coastal ward, after the resignation of unaligned councillor Raymond Singleton-McGuire, who was elected as a Conservative. As his term was due to end next month, there will be no byelection.

Postponed polls

  • Wyre Forest: The election due on 7 May in Areley Kings and Riverside ward has been postponed after the death of Nigel Thomas, who had been nominated as the candidate of Independent Community and Health Concern. He was councillor for the previous Areley Kings ward from 2006 to 2014.