One vote victory reversed in Thetford

Posted by David Boothroyd
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5 years ago / August 2, 2013

The latest information about local electoral matters is as follows:

East of England

 

East Midlands

  • Amber Valley district council: Isobel Harry was elected councillor for Codnor and Waingroves ward on 1 August, holding the seat for the Labour Party.
  • Boston borough council: Byelection on 5 September in Fenside ward, after the disqualification of English Democrats councillor Elliott Fountain who has not attended any meetings in six months. There are no meetings before 25 July which he can attend. Term ends 2015.
  • Charnwood borough council: Byelection on 5 September in Loughborough Ashby ward after the resignation of Labour councillor Chris Carter. There is also a vacancy in Wreake Villages ward after the resignation of Conservative councillor and cabinet member Matthew Blain. Both terms end in 2015.
  • Daventry district council: Byelection on 5 September in Ravensthorpe ward after the death of Conservative councillor Ken Melling. Term ends 2016.
  • East Lindsey district council: Byelection on 12 September in Frithville ward after the resignation of East Lindsey Independent Group councillor Steve Doughty. Term ends 2015.
  • Lincoln city council: Byelection on 22 August in Bracebridge ward after the disqualification of councillor Darren Grice who failed to attend any meetings for six months. Grice was originally elected as a Conservative but was sitting as an Independent at the time of his disqualification. Term ends 2015.
  • North East Lincolnshire council: Annie Darby, who was elected for the Liberal Democrats in Yarborough ward, has joined the Labour Party.
  • Northamptonshire county council: Byelection on 5 September in Middleton Cheney division after the death of Conservative councillor Ken Melling. Term ends 2017.

 

London

  • Brent borough council: Impending vacancy in Dudden Hill ward where Liberal Democrat councillor Rev David Clues has said he is intending to resign. He has been living and working in Brighton since December 2011.
  • Merton borough council: Byelection on 8 August in Colliers Wood ward after the death of Labour councillor Gam Gurung. Term ends 2014.

 

North East

 

North West

 

South East

 

South West

 

West Midlands

 

Yorkshire and the Humber

 

Wales

 

Scotland