Return to Hampstead Town for Linda

Posted by David Boothroyd
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1 month ago / July 8, 2022

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Camden: The byelection in Hampstead Town ward held on 7 July was won by Linda Chung, who was a ward councillor in 2008-14. Liberal Democrat gain from Labour.
  • Chesterfield: The byelection in Hollingwood and Inkersall ward held on 7 July was won by Deborah Wheeldon. Labour gain from Independent.
  • Epsom and Ewell: The byelection in West Ewell ward held on 7 July was won by Alan Williamson. Residents’ Association hold.
  • Hackney: The byelection in De Beauvoir ward held on 7 July was won by Joe Walker. Labour hold.
  • City of London Corporation: The election for an Alderman in Bridge and Bridge Without ward held on 7 July was won by Tim Levene.
  • City of London Corporation: The election for an Alderman in Walbrook ward held on 7 July was won by Jennette Newman.
  • Milton Keynes: The byelection in Woughton and Fishermead ward held on 7 July was won by Sue Smith. Labour hold.
  • Mole Valley: The byelection in Charlwood ward held on 30 June was won by Lisa Scott. Green Party gain from Conservative.
  • Welwyn Hatfield: The byelection in Hatfield Central ward held on 7 July was won by Kieran Thorpe. Labour hold.
  • West Sussex: The byelection in Worthing West division held on 7 July was won by Graham McKnight. Labour hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Bolton: Rumworth ward, after the impending resignation of Labour councillor Ebrahim Adia. Term ends 2023.
  • Cambridge: Trumpington ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Alan Cox. Term ends 2025.
  • City of London Corporation: Bridge and Bridge Without ward, after the elevation of Tim Levene to the Aldermanic bench. Term ends 2025.

Dates for byelections

  • Bridgend: The byelection due in Bridgend Central division will be held on 11 August.
  • Cambridge: The byelection due in Trumpington ward will be held on 18 August.
  • Spelthorne: The byelection due in Laleham and Shepperton Green ward will be held on 11 August.
  • Wychavon: The byelection due in Dodderhill ward will be held on 11 August.