Ready when you are, Mr Magill

Posted by David Boothroyd
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2 weeks ago / November 22, 2019

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Aberdeen: The byelection in Torry and Ferryhill ward held on 21 November was won by Audrey Nicoll. Scottish National Party hold.
  • Cardiff: The byelection in Llanishen division held on 21 November was won by Si├ón-Elin Melbourne. Conservative gain from Labour.
  • Chichester: The byelection in Loxwood ward held on 21 November was won by Janet Duncton, who returns to the council only six months after retiring from it. Conservative gain from a Green Party councillor elected for the Liberal Democrats.
  • Moray: The byelection in Keith and Cullen ward held on 21 November was won by Laura Powell. Conservative gain from Independent.
  • West Lancashire: The byelection in Birch Green ward held on 21 November was won by Sue Gregson. Labour hold.
  • West Sussex: The byelection in Bourne division held on 21 November was won by Mike Magill. Conservatives regain a seat lost by defection to the Brexit Party.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Huntingdonshire: Alconbury ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Jim White. Term ends 2022.
  • Huntingdonshire: St Ives East ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Jason Ablewhite. Term ends 2022.
  • Worthing: Salvington ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Anthony Baker. Term ends 2020.

Dates for byelections

  • Huntingdonshire: The byelection due in Alconbury ward will be held on 12 December.
  • Worthing: The byelection due in Salvington ward will be held on 12 December.