Power to the Peaple

Posted by David Boothroyd
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6 years ago / June 1, 2018

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.


  • Tamworth: The postponed election in Glascote ward held on 25 May was won by Simon Peaple, the sitting Labour councillor.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Carmarthenshire: Saron division, after the death of Plaid Cymru councillor Alun Davies. Term ends 2022.
  • Cornwall: Newquay Treviglas division, after the death of Liberal Democrat councillor Paul Summers. Term ends 2021.
  • West Somerset: Alcombe ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Adrian Behan, who was elected for the UK Independence Party. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Lichfield: The byelection due in Curborough ward will be held on 5 July.
  • West Somerset: The byelection due in Alcombe ward will be held on 21 June.

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