Dorset: The byelection in Littlemoor and Preston ward held on 11 January was won by Peter Dickenson. The result is a Conservative hold but the winner will not be able to take up his seat as he was discovered after nomination to be disqualified: he works occasionally as a lollipop man which counts as employment by the council.
Salford: The byelection in Quays ward held on 11 January was won by Paul Heilbron. Liberal Democrat hold.
Tendring: The byelection in Bluehouse ward held on 11 January was won by Bernie Goldman. Independent gain from Labour; he will join the Tendring Independents group on the council.
Wiltshire: The byelection due in Calne Chilvester and Abberd division will be held on 22 February.
Hastings: Following the defection of the entire cabinet to form the Hastings Independents, the Labour group (from which they defected) has summoned an extraordinary full council meeting to for Wednesday 17 January to vote on a motion of no confidence in the leadership.