Pallion around with Martin

Posted by David Boothroyd
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9 months ago / February 2, 2018

The latest updates on local electoral information are as follows.

Results

  • Cornwall: The byelection in Falmouth Smithick division on 1 February was won by Jayne Kirkham. Labour hold.
  • Sunderland: The byelection in Pallion ward on 1 February was won by Martin Haswell. Liberal Democrat gain from Labour.

Changes of allegiance

New vacancies

  • Cheshire East: Bunbury ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Michael Jones, the former council leader who was elected as a Conservative. Term ends 2019.
  • St Edmundsbury: St Olave’s ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Bob Cockle. Term ends 2019.

Dates for byelections

  • Dacorum: The byelection due in Northchurch ward will be held on 8 March.
  • Nottingham: The byelection due in Wollaton West ward will be held on 8 March.
  • Redcar and Cleveland: The byelection due in Longbeck ward will be held on 15 March.
  • Rutland: The byelection due in Oakham South East ward will be held on 8 March.

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