Labour goes from bad to Worcestershire

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 weeks ago / November 1, 2019

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Bristol: Brislington East ward, after the death of Labour councillor Mike Langley. Term ends May next year.
  • Dumfries and Galloway: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Graham Nicol. Term ends 2022.
  • East Northamptonshire: Higham Ferrers Chichele ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Anna Sauntson. Term ends May next year.
  • East Northamptonshire: Higham Ferrers Lancaster ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Pam Whiting. Term ends May next year.
  • Exeter: Topsham ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Catherine Pierce. Term ends 2022.
  • Islington: St George’s ward, after the impending resignation of Labour councillor Kat Fletcher. Term ends 2022.
  • Kettering: Desborough St Giles ward, after the death of Conservative councillor David Soans. Term ends May next year.
  • North Lincolnshire: Ashby ward, after the death of Labour councillor John Collinson. Term ends 2023.
  • Tameside: Denton West ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Dawson Lane. Term ends May next year.
  • Tamworth: Mercian ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Michael Greatorex. Term ends 2022.
  • Warrington: Burtonwood and Winwick ward, after the death of Labour councillor and former council leader Terry O’Neill. Term ends May next year.
  • West Lancashire: Birch Green ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Claire Cooper. Term ends May next year.

Dates for byelections

  • Rhondda Cynon Taff: The byelection due in Ynyshir division will be held on 5 December.
  • West Lancashire: The byelection due in Birch Green ward will be held on 21 November.