If you see Mr Hilter, tell him polling day is 4 May

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 months ago / March 31, 2017

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Bath and North East Somerset: Newbridge ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Donal Hassett (originally elected as a Conservative) following his conviction. Term ends 2019.
  • Bridgend: Brackla division, after the death of Labour councillor Dave Sage. As his term was due to end in May, there will be no byelection.
  • Bury: Besses ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Alan Matthews. Term ends 2019.
  • Cambridge: Arbury ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Charlotte Perry. Term ends 2018.
  • Chelmsford: Moulsham and Central ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Victoria Camp. Term ends 2019.
  • Crawley: Maidenbower ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Ken Trussell. Term ends 2018.
  • East Staffordshire: Horninglow ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor and former council leader Julian Mott. Term ends 2019.
  • East Staffordshire: Shobnall ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Bill Ganley. Term ends 2019.
  • Gravesham: Coldharbour ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Sue Howes. Term ends 2019.
  • Gravesham: Painters Ash ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Les Howes. Term ends 2019.
  • Lewes: Seaford West ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor and former council leader Rob Blackman. Term ends 2019.
  • Liverpool: Kirkdale ward, after the impending resignation of Labour councillor Beatrice Fraenkel. Term ends 2019.
  • Melton: Melton Egerton ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Tina Culley. Term ends 2019.
  • Newark and Sherwood: Ollerton ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Derek Batey. Term ends 2019.
  • North Dorset: Gillingham Town ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor David Milsted. Term ends 2019.
  • North Norfolk: Holt ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Philip High. Term ends 2019.
  • Nottingham: Sherwood ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Alex Ball. Term ends 2019.
  • Oldham: Royton North ward, after the death of Labour councillor Tony Larkin. Term ends 2019.
  • Peterborough: East ward, after the death of Conservative councillor Marcus Sims. Term ends 2019.
  • Rushmoor: St John’s ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor and former council leader Peter Moyle. Term ends 2020.
  • South Lakeland: Ambleside and Grasmere ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Heidi Halliday. Term ends 2018.
  • Test Valley: Valley Park ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Kath Tilling. Term ends 2019.
  • Tonbridge and Malling: Aylesford North and Walderslade ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Sandra Hall. Term ends 2019.
  • West Berkshire: Thatcham South and Crookham ward, after the death of council leader Roger Croft following a road accident in France. He was a Conservative councillor. Term ends 2019.
  • West Lancashire: Aughton Park ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Sue Bailey. Term ends 2018.
  • Weymouth and Portland: Westham East ward, after the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Sally Maslin. Term ends 2020.
  • Wyre: Bourne ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Natalie Reeves. Term ends 2019.
  • Wyre: Rossall ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Ted Taylor. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Bath and North East Somerset: The byelection due in Newbridge ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Blackburn with Darwen: The byelection due in Marsh House ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Bradford: The byelection due in Queensbury ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Bury: The byelection due in Besses ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Cambridge: The byelection due in Arbury ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Charnwood: The byelection due in Birstall Wanlip ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Chelmsford: The byelection due in Moulsham and Central ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Chichester: The byelection due in Plaistow ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Craven: The byelection due in Aire Valley with Lothersdale ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Crawley: The byelection due in Maidenbower ward will be held on 4 May.
  • East Hertfordshire: The byelection due in Datchworth and Aston ward will be held on 4 May.
  • East Northamptonshire: The byelection due in Prebendal ward will be held on 4 May.
  • East Staffordshire: The byelection due in Horninglow ward will be held on 4 May.
  • East Staffordshire: The byelection due in Shobnall ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Gravesham: The byelection due in Coldharbour ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Gravesham: The byelection due in Painters Ash ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Hertsmere: The byelection due in Potters Bar Oakmere ward will be held on 4 May.
  • King’s Lynn and West Norfolk: The byelection due in Fairstead ward will be held on 11 May.
  • Lichfield: The byelection due in Fazeley ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Manchester: The byelection due in Rusholme ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Melton: The byelection due in Melton Egerton ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Melton: The byelection due in Melton Sysonby ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Newark and Sherwood: The byelection due in Ollerton ward will be held on 4 May.
  • North Dorset: The byelection due in Gillingham Town ward will be held on 4 May.
  • North Hertfordshire: The byelection due in Hitchin Priory ward will be held on 4 May.
  • North Hertfordshire: The byelection due in Royston Heath ward will be held on 4 May.
  • North Norfolk: The byelection due in Holt ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Nottingham: The byelection due in Sherwood ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Rushcliffe: The byelection due in Thoroton ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Rushmoor: The byelection due in St John’s ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Sheffield: The byelection due in Southey ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Slough: The byelection due in Haymill and Lynch Hill ward will be held on 4 May.
  • South Lakeland: The byelection due in Ambleside and Grasmere ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Stevenage: The byelection due in Roebuck ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Test Valley: The byelection due in Valley Park ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Tonbridge and Malling: The byelection due in Aylesford North and Walderslade ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Uttlesford: The byelection due in Newport ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Watford: The byelection due in Leggatts ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Watford: The byelection due in Oxhey ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Watford: The byelection due in Park ward will be held on 4 May.
  • West Somerset: The byelection due in Minehead North ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Weymouth and Portland: The byelection due in Westham East ward will be held on 4 May.
  • Wyre Forest: The byelection due in Mitton ward will be held on 4 May.