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Recent and upcoming elections

Knowstone Parish Council - 1 Vacancy 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Edward Costerton
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option

No election requested. These vacancies will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further details. 

Heanton Punchardon Parish Council - 2 Vacancies

Reason for vacancies - Resignation of Cllr Cara Hobbs and Cllr Amy Sherwin
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option

No election requested. These vacancies will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further details. 

Braunton Parish Council (West Ward) - 1 Vacancy 

Reason for vacancy - Death of Cllr Linda Wellstead
Election Day - Thursday 8th November 2018
Stage - Statement of Person Nominated published 12 October 2018

 The following persons are validly nominated:

CLAY, Mary Joy Lorraine  - Green Party Candidate

HIGGS, Tamsin Carrie - Labour Party

SHAPLAND, Marguerite Dorothy - Liberal Democrat

 Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 24th October 2018.

New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st October 2018.

Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Thursday, 8th November 2018.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st October 2018.  To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st October 2018

Parish and District Elections

Reason for vacancies - end of 4 year terms
Election Day - Thursday 2nd May 2019
Stage - N/A

Details will be published in due course.