Severe weather conditions - Flooding

Due to the current severe weather there may be some disruption to travel and schools - visit our severe weather page for the latest information.

Current casual vacancies on parish councils

A parish council vacancy may arise for a number of reasons, such as a councillor's resignation or extended non-attendance at meetings.

When a vacancy occurs, the parish clerk will notify us and arrange to advertise the vacancy for 14 working days. If no valid request for an election is made, the council can choose a councillor. This person must be:

  • A British, Commonwealth, Irish, or European Union citizen
  • At least 18 years old
  • Either on the list of electors for the parish, or during the whole of the previous twelve months has:
    • Occupied land in the parish as an owner or tenant
    • Had a principal place of work in the parish
    • Resided in, or within three miles, of the parish
Parish/ward Council Last date to request an election Notice of vacancy pdf
Aston Ingham Aston Ingham Parish Council 29 November 2019 Aston Ingham notice of vacancy
Brampton Bryan Border Group Parish Council 18 November 2019 Brampton Bryan notice of vacancy
Kingstone Kingstone and Thruxton Group Parish Council 29 November 2019 Kingstone notice of vacancy

Co-option paperwork

Decision Details (Temporary Appointment of Members) Order 2017