Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to win for the Green Party

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 months ago / February 17, 2017

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Cheshire East: The byelection in Bollington ward on 16 February was won by James Nicholas. The Bollington First group gained a seat which was held by the Conservatives.
  • Dudley: The byelection in St Thomas’s ward on 16 February was won by Shaneila Mughal. Labour hold.
  • East Staffordshire: The byelection in Burton ward on 16 February was won by Helen Hall. Liberal Democrat hold.
  • Forest of Dean: The byelection in Lydbrook and Ruardean ward on 16 February was won by Sid Phelps. Green Party gain from the UK Independence Party.
  • Oldham: The byelection in Failsworth East ward on 16 February was won by Paul Jean Jacques. Labour hold.
  • Uttlesford: The byelection for two seats in Elsenham and Henham ward on 16 February was won by Petrina Lees and Garry LeCount. The Residents for Uttlesford group gains both seats from the Liberal Democrats.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

Dates for byelections

  • Blackburn with Darwen: The latest byelection in Higher Croft ward will be held on 23 March.
  • Herefordshire: The byelection due in Leominster South ward will be held on 23 March.
  • West Somerset: The byelection due in Dunster and Timberscombe ward will be held on 23 March.