Friday 19 July 2013

Latest list of council by elections and vacancies

MiddleEnglander has been busy collating

There are 7 by-elections in the last week of July, 18 during August and 2 already in September along with another 15 known vacancies where there is no date as yet for the by-election.

25th July - 7
Braintree DC, Braintree East - Labour died
East Northamptonshire DC, Thrapston Market - Conservative resigned
Elmbridge BC, Weybridge South - Conservative resigned
Kingston-upon-Thames LB, Beverley - Lib Dem resigned
Lambeth LB, Tulse Hill - Labour died
North Somerset UA, Weston-Super-Mare North Worle - Conservative resigned
Uttlesford DC, Felsted - Conservative disqualified for non attendance

1st August - 5
Amber Valley DC, Codnor & Waingroves - Labour died
Caerphilly BC, Penyrheol - Plaid Cymru died
Norfolk CC, Thetford West - UKIP resigned
Ribble Valley BC, Littlemoor - Conservative resigned
Worcestershire CC, St Mary's - UKIP died

8th August - 4
Merton LB, Colliers Wood - Labour died
Redcar & Cleveland UA, Skelton - Labour resigned
Swindon UA, Haydon Wick - Conservative died
Waveney DC, Oulton - Labour died

15th August - 4
Hartlepool UA, Manor House - Labour resigned
Torridge DC, Shebbear & Langtry - Conservative resigned
Walsall MB, Aldridge Central & South - Conservative died
West Berkshire UA, Hungerford - Conservative died

22nd August - 4
Doncaster MB, Askern Spa - Labour resigned following election as Mayor
Lincoln DC, Bracebridge - Conservative sitting as Independent disqualified
Scarborough DC, Newby - Independent resigned
Scarborough DC, Ramshill - Conservative resigned

29th August - 1
South Lakeland DC, Windermere Bowness North - Lib Dem resigned

5th September - 2
Boston BC, Fenside - English Democrat disqualified
Wycombe DC Hambleden Valley - Conservative died

Current known vacancies where by-election not yet called - 15
Carlisle BC, Yewdale - Labour died 30th May
Central Bedfordshire UA, Dunstable Northfields - Conservative died 25th June
Cornwall UA, Wadebridge East - Independent resigned 10th July
Daventry DC, Ravensthorpe - Conservative died 19th June
Dudley MB, Coseley East - Labour died 5th June
Forest of Dean DC, Coleford East - Labour died 19th June
Forest of Dean DC, Redmarley - Conservative died 1st July
Hertfordshire CC, Hitchin North - Labour died 8th July
Neath Port Talbot CB, Sandsfield East - Labour died 26th June
North Herts DC, Hitchen Houghton - Labour died 8th July
Northamptonshire CC, Middleton Cheney - Conservative died 19th June
North Yorkshire CC, South Selby - Conservative died 17th June
St Edmundsbury DC, Bardwell - Conservative died 28th June
St Helens MB, Billinge & Seneley - Labour resigned around 15th May
Tendring DC, Clacton St James - Conservative died 5th July

Impending vacancies - 2
Brent LB, Dudden Hill - Lib Dem councillor
Scottish Borders UA, Tweeddale West - Conservative councillor


  1. The Wadebridge East by-election has been called for 5th September.

  2. Thanks for that, will pass it on to MiddleEnglander.


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