All Wight for Hastings

Posted by David Boothroyd
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6 months ago / January 26, 2018

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Result

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Croydon: Thornton Heath ward, after the disqualification of Independent councillor Matthew Kyeremeh who did not attend any council meeting for six months. He was originally elected for the Labour Party but had been expelled from the party in March 2016.As there are full council elections in May, there will be no byelection.
  • Redcar and Cleveland: Longbeck ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Mike Findley due to ill health. Term ends 2019.
  • South Kesteven: Stamford St George’s ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Katherine Brown. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Basingstoke and Deane: The byelection due in Kempshott ward will be held on 1 March.
  • East Hampshire: The byelection due in Petersfield Bell Hill ward will be held on 8 March.
  • Harlow: The byelection due in Little Parndon and Hare Street ward will be held on 8 March.
  • Medway: The byelection due in Rochester West ward will be held on 8 March.
  • Solihull: The byelection due in Blythe ward will be held on 1 March.
  • South Kesteven: The byelection due in Stamford St George’s ward will be held on 15 March.
  • South Kesteven: The byelection due in Stamford St James’s ward will be held on 15 March.