Stroud gets a Green leader

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 weeks ago / July 22, 2022

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Basildon: The byelection in Nethermayne ward held on 20 July was won by Mo Larkin, a former Mayor who returns to the council seven years after standing down. Independent hold.
  • Lancaster: The byelection in Harbour ward held on 21 July was won by Margaret Pattison. Labour hold.
  • North Warwickshire: The byelection in Hartshill ward held on 21 July was won by Marli Parker. Conservative hold.
  • South Staffordshire: The byelection in Penkridge North East and Acton Trussell ward held on 21 July was won by Andrew Adams. Conservative hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Argyll and Bute: Kintyre and the Islands ward, after the death of Independent councillor John McAlpine. Term ends 2027.
  • Arun: Barnham ward, after the death of Conservative councillor John Charles. Term ends 2023.
  • Coventry: Sherbourne ward, after the death of Labour councillor Seamus Walsh. Term ends 2026.
  • East Lindsey: Mablethorpe ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Claire Arnold. Term ends 2023.
  • Redditch: Headless Cross and Oakenshaw ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Aled Evans. Term ends 2024.
  • Rhondda Cynon Taf: Ynysybwl ward, after the death of Plaid Cymru councillor Tony Burnell. Term ends 2027.
  • Sefton: Linacre ward, after the death of Labour councillor Gordon Friel. Term ends 2026.
  • West Sussex: Felpham division, after the death of Conservative councillor John Charles. Term ends 2025.

Dates for byelections

  • None set this week.

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