The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.
Hackney: The byelection in Cazenove ward held on 18 January was won by Ian Sharer, who had represented the area from 1994 to 2018 as Labour, Hackney New Labour and then Liberal Democrat. Since the 2022 election he has joined the Conservative Party. Conservative gain from Labour.
Glasgow: The byelection due in Hillhead ward will be held on 7 March.
Corporation of London: An election of Alderman for Candlewick ward will be held on 31 January. There is only one candidate.
Corporation of London: An election of Alderman for Cheap ward will be held on 31 January. There is only one candidate.
Hastings: The former Labour cabinet, who had left the party en masse to form the Hastings Independents, resigned at the council meeting this week. A new administration has been formed with the Green Party leading and also including members of the Hastings Independent group.