SNP hold in first party contest

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 years ago / October 16, 2020

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.


Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Boston: Skirbeck ward, after the impending resignation of Independent councillor Martin Howard who was elected for the Conservatives. Term ends 2023.
  • Oxford: Barton and Sandhills South ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Martyn Rush. Term ends 2022.
  • Uttlesford: The Sampfords ward, after the death of Residents 4 Uttlesford councillor Alan Storah. Term ends 2023.

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. The Cabinet Office has confirmed that local elections teams should not plan on this date being brought forward. In Wales, all byelections will be held in a period between 1 February and 16 April 2021.

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