Ellel says ‘ello

Posted by David Boothroyd
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2 months ago / May 20, 2022

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Result

  • Lancaster: The byelection in Ellel ward held on 19 May was won by Sally Maddocks. Green Party gain from Conservative.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Coventry: Binley and Willenhall ward, after the death of former Labour council leader John Mutton. Term ends 2026.
  • Hackney: De Beauvoir ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Tom Dewey. Term ends 2026.
  • Mole Valley: Charlwood ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Charles Yarwood. Term ends 2023.
  • Ryedale: Thornton Dale ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Chris Delaney. Term ends when the authority is abolished in April next year.
  • Warwickshire: Arden division, after the death of Conservative councillor John Horner. Term ends 2025.

Dates for byelections

  • Buckinghamshire: The byelection due in Bernwood division will be held on 30 June.
  • East Riding of Yorkshire: The byelection due in Bridlington North ward will be held on 30 June.
  • Kingston-upon-Thames: The postponed poll in New Malden Village will take place on 23 June.
  • Middlesbrough: The byelection due in Berwick Hills and Pallister ward will be held on 30 June.
  • Mole Valley: The byelection due in Charlwood ward will be held on 7 July.
  • Newark and Sherwood: The byelection due in Ollerton ward will be held on 30 June.
  • Shropshire: The byelection due in Highley division will be held on 23 June.

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