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Posted by David Boothroyd
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4 weeks ago / September 22, 2017

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • North Devon: Braunton East ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Roy Lucas. Term ends 2019.
  • Sefton: Dukes ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Pat Ball due to ill health. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Arun: The byelection due in Aldwick West ward will be held on 2 November.
  • Charnwood: The byelection for two seats in Loughborough Hastings ward will be held on 26 October.
  • Derbyshire Dales: The byelection due in Ashbourne South ward will be held on 26 October.
  • Kirklees: The byelection due in Batley East ward will be held on 26 October.
  • North Devon: The byelection due in Braunton East ward will be held on 2 November.

Other updates

  • We regret to report the death of Mark Senior of Worthing, well known on several internet forums discussing local elections. He gave considerable help in detecting incidents where councillors had resigned, died or changed parties without much publicity.