A Liberal in Leatherhead

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 years ago / July 1, 2016

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Result

  • Bexley: The byelection in St Michael’s ward on 30 June was won by Ray Sams. Conservative hold.
  • Luton: The byelection in High Town ward on 30 June was won by Maahwish Mirza. Labour hold.
  • Mole Valley: The byelection in Leatherhead North ward on 30 June was won by Joe Crome. Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative.
  • Vale of Glamorgan: The byelection in Rhoose division on 30 June was won by Adam Riley. He is an Independent succeeding another Independent.

New vacancies

  • Hackney: The Mayoralty of Hackney, after the resignation of Jules Pipe (Labour) who has been appointed Deputy Mayor for Planning, Regeneration and Skills by London Mayor Sadiq Khan. Term ends 2018.
  • Mansfield: Yeoman Hill ward, after the death of Labour councillor Lee Probert. Term ends 2019.
  • North Lanarkshire: Coatbridge North and Glenboig ward, after the resignation of Scottish National Party councillor Fulton MacGregor, now Member of the Scottish Parliament for Coatbridge and Chryston. Term ends May next year.
  • Sheffield: Mosborough ward, after the death of Labour councillor Isobel Bowler. Term ends 2018.
  • South Hams: Totnes ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor David Horsburgh. Term ends 2019.
  • Tandridge: Warlingham West ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Glynis Whittle. Term ends 2018.
  • Thanet: Northwood ward, after the resignation of Democratic Independent Group councillor Konnor Collins, who was elected for the UK Independence Party. Term ends 2019.
  • Thanet: Northwood ward, after the resignation of Democratic Independent Group councillor Helen Smith, who was elected for the UK Independence Party. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Brighton and Hove: The byelection due in East Brighton ward will be held on 4 August.
  • Eden: The byelection due in Alston Moor ward will be held on 4 August.
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme: The byelection due in Silverdale and Parksite will be held on 4 August.
  • Nottinghamshire: The byelection due in Bingham division will be held on 4 August.
  • Renfrewshire: The byelection due in Renfrew South and Gallowhill ward will be held on 11 August.
  • Rushcliffe: The byelection due in Cranmer ward will be held on 4 August.
  • South Hams: The byelection due in Totnes ward will be held on 28 July.
  • Tandridge: The byelection due in Warlingham West ward will be held on 21 July.

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