Sibford Gower Parish Council Vacancy Notice

Sibford Gower Parish Council

Clerk to the Council: Kirsty Buttle

Clerks address: 74 Beaulieu Close

                          Banbury

                          Oxon

                          OX16 4FQ

Email: Sibford.gower.pc@thesibfords.org.uk           

 

NOTICE OF VACANCY

IN OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

PARISH OF SIBFORD GOWER

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Lydia Thomas has ceased to be a member of Sibford Gower Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the said Parish Council.

In accordance with the Local Elections Rules an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 6th October 2020), a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Cherwell District Council, Bodicote House, Bodicote, Banbury OX15 4AA by TEN electors for the said Parish.

In the event that no such request is received by 6th October 2020 the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

Please note that if an election is requested, a poll cannot take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus)(Postponement of Elections and Referendums)(England and Wales) Regulations 2020 and the Coronavirus Act 2020.

Yvonne Rees

Returning Officer

Dated: 16th September 2020