Lancastrians go Green

Posted by David Boothroyd
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1 month ago / May 21, 2021

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Result

  • Caerphilly: Charlotte Bishop was elected unopposed for Aber Valley division on 20 May, as she was the only candidate nominated. A poll had been scheduled for 17 June. Plaid Cymru hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Ealing: Hobbayne ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Lewis Cox, who is disillusioned by local politics. Term ends 2022.
  • Enfield: Bush Hill Park ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Will Coleshill, who was elected as a Conservative. Term ends 2022.
  • Gwynedd: Harlech division, after the resignation of Independent county councillor Freya Bentham. Term ends 2022.
  • Huntingdonshire: St Neots East ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Dr Nik Johnson, now Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Term ends 2022.
  • North Ayrshire: Dalry and West Kilbride ward, after the resignation of Scottish National Party councillor Joy Brahim. Term ends 2022.
  • North East Lincolnshire: Heneage ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Chris Nichols. Term ends 2022.

Dates for byelections

  • Chelmsford: The byelection due in Writtle ward will be held on 1 July.
  • Gwynedd: The byelection due in Harlech division will be held on 24 June.
  • Huntingdonshire: The byelection due in St Neots East ward will be held on 8 July.
  • North East Lincolnshire: The byelection due in Heneage ward will be held on 1 July.
  • North Lanarkshire: The byelection due in Murdostoun ward will be held on 24 June.
  • Somerset West and Taunton: The byelection due in North Curry and Ruishton ward will be held on 24 June.
  • Somerset West and Taunton: The byelection due in Old Cleeve and District ward will be held on 17 June.
  • Swindon: The byelection due in Priory Vale ward will be held on 24 June.

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