Spooked Rotherham voters slither to the Lib Dems

Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 months ago / February 3, 2017

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • East Staffordshire: The byelection in Town ward on 2 February was won by Philip Hudson. Conservative hold.
  • Rotherham: The byelection in Brinsworth and Catcliffe ward on 2 February was won by Adam Carter. Liberal Democrat gain from Labour.
  • Rotherham: The byelection in Dinnington ward on 2 February was won by John Vjestica. Labour gain from UK Independence Party.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancy

  • Calderdale: Hipperholme and Lightcliffe ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Graham Hall. Term ends 2020.

Dates for byelections

  • Blackbpool: The byelection due in Warbreck ward will be held on 16 March.
  • Breckland: The byelection due in Saham Toney ward will be held on 16 March.
  • Harrow: The byelection due in Roxbourne ward will be held on 9 March.
  • Rutland: The byelection due in Exton ward will be held on 9 March.
  • Stratford-on-Avon: The byelection due in Red Horse ward will be held on 9 March.