Hucknall goes simply Independent

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 months ago / October 13, 2017

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Aberdeenshire: The byelection in Inverurie and District ward on 12 October was won by Lesley Berry. Conservative hold.
  • Ashfield: The byelection in Hucknall North ward on 12 October was won by John Wilmott. Ashfield Independents gain from Conservative.
  • Sheffield: The byelection in Beighton ward on 12 October was won by Sophie Wilson. Labour hold.
  • Tamworth: The byelection in Bolehall ward on 12 October was won by Sheree Peaple. Labour hold.
  • Three Rivers: The byelection in Oxhey Hall and Hayling ward on 12 October was won by Keith Martin. Liberal Democrat gain from Conservative.
  • Wakefield: The byelection in Stanley and Outwood East ward on 12 October was won by Jack Hemingway. Labour hold.
  • Warrington: The byelection in Chapelford and Old Hall ward on 12 October was won by Paul Warburton. Labour hold.
  • Wyre: The byelection in Rossall ward on 12 October was won by Cheryl Raynor. Labour hold.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Darlington: Red Hall and Lingfield ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Lynne Haszeldine. Term ends 2019.
  • Hertfordshire: Goffs Oak and Bury Green division, after the death of council leader Robert Gordon, a Conservative county councillor. Term ends 2021.
  • Tandridge: Westway ward, after the impending resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Caroline Warner. Term ends 2020.
  • Wakefield: Wakefield West ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Ryan Case. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Chiltern: The byelection due in Penn and Coleshill ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Darlington: The byelection due in Mowden ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Darlington: The byelection due in Red Hall and Lingfield ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Hartlepool: The byelection due in Victoria ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Herefordshire: The byelection due in Bishops Frome and Cradley ward will be held on 23 November.
  • High Peak: The byelection due in Limestone Peak ward will be held on 9 November.
  • Neath Port Talbot: The byelection due in Bryncoch South division will be held on 23 November.
  • South Holland: The byelection due in Whaplode and Holbeach St John’s ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Stroud: The byelection due in Chalford ward will be held on 23 November.
  • Wakefield: The byelection due in Wakefield West ward will be held on 23 November.
  • Waveney: The byelection due in Kirkley ward will be held on 16 November.
  • Waveney: The byelection due in St Margaret’s ward will be held on 16 November.