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   Notice of Vacancies for Parish Councillors    November 3, 2020




Notice is hereby given that due to a resignation two vacancies exist in the office of Parish Councillor for Adlington Parish Council.

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if ten electors for the said Electoral area give notice to the Returning Officer requesting such an election within 14 days (excluding Saturdays Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday) of the date of this Notice. 

If no such notice is given the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.

Any request for an election to be held to fill the vacancy must be in writing and sent to the Returning Officer.

                                               The Returning Officer,

                                               Cheshire East Borough Council


                                               Middlewich Road


                                               CW11 1HZ.

Regulation 6 of The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 currently defers an election (if called) until Thursday, 6th May 2021. It should be noted however, that the Government has indicated that the situation will be kept under review and, if safe to do so, further legislation will be laid that will permit an election sooner than this date.

Dated this: 4th November 2020

Signed H.E.Richards


For further advice on procedure please call the Elections Office at Cheshire East Council on 01270 685922

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