Many happy returns in Cambridgeshire

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 weeks ago / September 24, 2021

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Charnwood: The byelection in Shepshed West ward held on 23 September was won by Ian Williams. Conservative hold.
  • East Cambridgeshire: The byelection in Soham North ward held on 23 September was won by Mark Goldsack, who returns to the council. Conservative gain from Liberal Democrat.
  • East Devon: The byelection in Exe Valley ward held on 23 September was won by Jamie Kemp. Liberal Democrat hold.
  • Epsom and Ewell: The byelection in Cuddington ward held on 23 September was won by Graham Jones. Residents Association of Cuddington hold.
  • Hammersmith and Fulham: The byelection held in Wormholt and White City ward held on 23 September was won by Frances Umeh. Labour hold.
  • South Lakeland: The byelection in Kendal North ward held on 23 September was won by Jonathan Cornthwaite. Liberal Democrat hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Canterbury: Gorrell ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor George Caffery. Term ends 2023.
  • Gloucester: Longlevens ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Clive Walford, the Sheriff of Gloucester. Term ends 2024.
  • Highland: Fort William and Ardnamurchan ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Ian Ramon. Term ends May next year.
  • Huntingdonshire: Huntingdon East ward, after the death of Liberal Democrat councillor Trish Shrapnel. Term ends May next year.
  • Nottingham: St Ann’s ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Chantal Lee. Term ends 2023.
  • Nottingham: Sherwood ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Lauren O’Grady. Term ends 2023.
  • South Ribble: Bamber Bridge East ward, after the death of Labour councillor Christine Melia. Term ends 2023.

Dates for byelections

  • Bolton: The byelection due in Bromley Cross ward will be held on 28 October.
  • Carlisle: The byelection due in Currock and Upperby ward will be held on 28 October.
  • Gloucester: The byelection due in Longlevens ward will be held on 4 November.
  • Horsham: The byelection due in Forest ward will be held on 21 October.
  • Huntingdonshire: The byelection due in Huntingdon East ward will be held on 4 November.
  • Nottingham: The byelection due in St Ann’s ward will be held on 7 October.
  • Nottingham: The byelection due in Sherwood ward will be held on 7 October.
  • Salford: The byelection due in Blackfriars and Trinity ward will be held on 4 November.
  • South Staffordshire: The byelection due in Kinver ward will be held on 28 October.
  • South Staffordshire: The byelection due in Wombourne South East ward will be held on 28 October.
  • Wrexham: The byelection due in Gresford East and West ward will be held on 28 October.