Oxbridge elite choose Labour

Posted by David Boothroyd
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8 years ago / January 29, 2016

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.


  • Stockton-on-Tees: The byelection in Parkfield and Oxbridge ward on 28 January was won by Allan Mitchell. Labour hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Essex: Clacton East division, impending after Tendring First councillor Pierre Oxley was sentenced to two years’ imprisonment (suspended) for fraud. He will be disqualified on 22 February if he does not appeal. Term ends 2017.
  • Melton: Egerton ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Peter Faulkner. Term ends 2019.

Date for byelection

  • Havant: The byelection due in Bondfields ward will be held on 3 March.
  • Rutland: The byelection due in Whissendine ward will be held on 3 March.