The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.
Bridgend: The byelection in Bridgend Central ward held on 11 August was won by Steven Easterbrook. Independent gain from Labour; the winner is expected to join the Bridgend County Independents group.
Spelthorne: The byelection in Laleham and Shepperton Green ward held on 11 August was won by Karen Howkins. The Conservatives regain a seat lost when the previous councillor left the party.
Wychavon: The byelection in Dodderhill ward held on 11 August was won by Rick Deller. Conservative hold.
Changes of allegiance
Eden: John Lynch, who was elected for the Conservatives in Penrith East ward, has left the party to sit as an unaligned Independent councillor.
Erewash: Denise Bond, who was elected for the Labour Party in Sawley ward, has left the party to sit as a non-aligned councillor. It is also noted that Terry Holbrook and Michael Wallis, both elected as Conservatives in Ockbrook and Borrowash ward, are also non-aligned councillors.
Moray: James Allan, who was elected as a Conservative in Heldon and Laich ward, has left the party to sit as a Conservative non-aligned councillor.