BANES says No to directly-elected Mayor

Posted by David Boothroyd
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3 years ago / March 11, 2016

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Basildon: Lee Chapel North ward, after the resignation of UK Independence Party councillor Trevor Malsbury. As his term was due to end in May, there is no byelection for a replacement.
  • Brent: Kilburn ward, after the death of Labour councillor Tayo Oladapo. Term ends 2018.
  • Cannock Chase: Cannock West ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Chris Anslow. His term was due to end in May so there will be no byelection.
  • Croydon: West Thornton ward, after the impending resignation (effective 24 March) of Labour councillor Hon. Emily Benn, who is taking up a post in New York. Term ends 2018.
  • Doncaster: Kirk Sandall and Edenthorpe ward, after the death of Labour councillor Tony Revill. Term ends 2017.
  • Hampshire: Fareham Town division, after the resignation of Conservative county councillor George Ringrow who has pleaded guilty to benefit fraud. Term ends 2017.
  • Hampshire: Headley division, after the resignation of Conservative county councillor Ferris Cowper who is concentrating on his role as Leader of East Hampshire district council. Term ends 2017.
  • Hyndburn: Church ward, after the impending resignation of Labour councillor Joan Smith. Her term would have ended in May so she will not be replaced at a byelection.
  • Rossendale: Helmshore ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Peter Evans. His term was due to end in May so there will be no byelection to replace him.

Dates for byelections

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