Lib Dems jump into the Poole

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 years ago / October 14, 2016

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Cumbria: The byelection in Windermere division on 13 October was won by Steve Rooke. Liberal Democrat hold.
  • Kent: The byelection in Swanley division on 13 October was won by Michael Horwood. Conservative hold.
  • Lancaster: The byelection in Westgate ward on 13 October was won by Ian Clift. Labour hold.
  • Lewisham: The byelection in Brockley ward on 13 October was won by Sophie McGeevor. Labour hold.
  • Lewisham: The byelection in Evelyn ward on 13 October was won by Joyce Jacca. Labour hold.
  • North Kesteven: The byelection in Cliff Villages ward on 13 October was won by Cat Mills. Lincolnshire Independents hold.
  • Poole: The byelection in Broadstone ward on 13 October was won by Vikki Slade. Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative.
  • Sevenoaks: The byelection in Swanley Christchurch and Swanley Village ward on 13 October was won by Clare Barnes. Conservative hold.
  • South Lakeland: The byelection in Windermere Bowness North ward on 13 October was won by Andrew Jarvis. Liberal Democrat hold.
  • Tandridge: The byelection in Limpsfield ward on 13 October was won by Phil Davies. Oxted and Limpsfield Residents Group gain from Conservative.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Angus: Carnoustie and District ward, after the death of Scottish National Party councillor Helen Oswald. Term ends May next year.
  • Lancaster: University and Scotforth Rural ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Matt Mann. Term ends 2019.
  • Pendle: Reedley ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Robert Allen. Term ends 2019.
  • St Edmundsbury: Bardwell ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Paula Wade. Term ends 2019.
  • Telford and Wrekin: Horsehay and Lightmoor ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Clive Mollett. Term ends 2019.
  • Tonbridge and Malling: Trench ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Jean Atkinson. Term ends 2019.
  • Welwyn Hatfield: Haldens ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Malcolm Spinks. Term ends 2018.

Dates for byelections

  • Carlisle: The byelection due in Castle ward will be held on 24 November.
  • Eastbourne: The byelection due in Sovereign ward will be held on 24 November.
  • Harborough: The byelection due in Misterton ward will be held on 17 November.
  • Pendle: The byelection due in Reedley ward will be held on 24 November.
  • St Edmundsbury: The byelection due in Bardwell ward will be held on 24 November.
  • South Somerset: The byelection due in Turn Hill ward will be held on 24 November.
  • Welwyn Hatfield: The byelection due in Haldens ward will be held on 17 November.

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