By-Elections / Casual Vacancies

By-Elections / Casual Vacancies

If a Councillor vacates their post (either due to resignation or death) then a by-election is held to decide who takes their place.

Please see details of By-Elections / Casual vacancies under the downloads section of this page.

Staining and Weeton

A borough vacancy has arisen following the resignation of Councillor Albert Pounder for the Staining and Weeton Ward. The election will be held on Thursday 16 November 2017. The nomination period closed at 4pm on 20 October 2017.

The Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Election Agents can be found to the right of this page.

Warton and Westby Ward

An election was held on Thursday 4 May 2017 for the vacancy in the Warton and Westby ward. John Arthur Kirkham (The Conservative Party) was elected. The full result can be seen on the right hand side of this page.

St John's Ward

An election was held on Thursday 9 February 2017 for the vacancy in the St John's Ward. Mark Elliott Bamforth (Fylde Ratepayers) was elected. The full result can be seen on the right hand side of this page.

St Annes Town Council - Central Ward

An election was held on Thursday 6 October 2016 for the vacancy on St Annes Town Council. Stanley Robert Trudgill (The Conservative Party) was elected. The full result can be seen on the right hand side of this page.

Clifton Ward

The by-election for the vacant seat in the Clifton ward was held on 10 December 2015. Peter Anthony (The Conservative Party) was elected. You can see the full result by clicking on the link on the right hand side of this page.

Bryning with Warton (Parish vacancy)

The election for the vacant seat on Bryning with Warton Parish Council was uncontested. Mike Adamson will be duly elected Parish Councillor for Bryning-with-Warton as of 22 May 2014.  Notice of Uncontested Election can be found on the right hand of this page.

St John’s Ward

The by-election for the vacant seat in the St John's ward was held on 27 March 2014.  Mark Elliott Bamforth (Fylde Ratepayers) was elected. You can see the full result by clicking on the link on the right hand side of this page.

Heyhouses Ward

The by-election for the vacant seat in the Heyhouses ward was held on 5 July 2012. Barbara Nash (Conservative) was elected. You can see the full result by clicking on the link on the right hand side of this page.

Kilnhouse ward

The by-election for the vacant seat in the Kilnhouse ward was held on 9 September 2011. Karen Maureen Henshaw (Liberal Democrat) was elected. You can see the full result by clicking on the link on the right hand side of this page.

Ribby-with-Wrea Ward

The by election for the vacant seat in the Ribby-with-Wrea ward was held on 1 July 2010. Frank Roland Andrews (Conservative) was elected. You can see the full result by clicking on the link on the right hand side of this page.