The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.
Torfaen: The byelection in Abersychan and Cwmavon division held on 8 April was won by Lynda Clarkson. Labour gain from Independent.
Torfaen: The byelection in Cwmynyscoy division held on 8 April was won by John Killick. Labour hold.
Torfaen: The byelection in New Inn division held on 8 April was won by Keith James. Conservative hold.
Changes of allegiance
Bolton: A number of councillors have recently changed groups. Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon (Westhoughton North and Chew Moor), elected for the Liberal Democrats, has joined the Conservatives. Paul Heslop (Kearsley ward), elected for Farnworth and Kearsley First, now sits as ‘One Kearsley’. Robert Allen (Heaton and Lostock ward), who was suspended from the Conservative group, has now joined the Bolton Independent Group together with Beverley Fletcher (Breighmet ward) and Diane Parkinson (Hulton ward).