Dobson’s action wins

Posted by David Boothroyd
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8 months ago / February 28, 2020

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Blaby: The byelection in Millfield ward held on 27 February was won by Nick Brown. Labour hold.
  • Cambridgeshire: The byelection in Duxford division held on 27 February was won by Peter McDonald. Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative.
  • Cheshire East: The byelection in Crewe South ward held on 27 February was won by Laura Smith, former Member of Parliament for Crewe and Nantwich. Labour hold.
  • Hillingdon: The byelection in Hillingdon East ward held on 27 February was won by Colleen Sullivan. Conservative hold.
  • Manchester: The byelection in Clayton and Openshaw ward held on 27 February was won by Ken Dobson. Independent gain from Labour.
  • South Cambridgeshire: The byelection in Whittlesford ward held on 27 February was won by Richard Williams. Conservative hold.
  • Wrexham: The byelection in Gwersyllt North division held on 27 February was won by Phil Rees. Plaid Cymru take a seat previously held by an Independent councillor.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

Dates for byelections

  • East Staffordshire: The byelection due in Eton Park ward previously scheduled for 26 March will now elect two councillors.
  • North Lincolnshire: The byelection due in Broughton and Appleby ward previously scheduled for 26 March will now elect two councillors.
  • Telford and Wrekin: The byelection due in Donington ward will be held on 2 April.
  • Wiltshire: The byelection due in By Brook division will be held on 2 April.

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