Spelthorne spells trouble

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 months ago / June 12, 2020

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Guildford: Send ward, after the death of Guildford Greenbelt Group councillor Patrick Sheard. Term ends 2023.
  • Ipswich: Castle Hill ward, after the resignation of Conservative Party councillor Robin Vickery. Term ends 2022.
  • North Somerset: Portishead East ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Paul Gardner. Term ends 2023.
  • Suffolk: Carlford division, after the resignation of Conservative Party councillor Robin Vickery. No byelection may be held as his term would have ended in 2021.

Dates for byelections

  • In England, all current vacancies which do not fill a term ending in 2021 will be held on 6 May 2021, the ordinary day for local elections. In Wales, all byelections will be held in a period between 1 February and 16 April 2021.

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