Update Thursday 15 February 2018
Results of the by-election
Following the Ruxley ward by-election held earlier today, the results are as follows:
Alex Coley has duly been elected
Turnout was 23.38%
The council consists 38 seats. This result means the make-up of the Council is unchanged:
- 31 Residents association
- 4 Conservative
- 3 Labour
Formal notices etc can be found on the by-election page of this website - this can be accessed here.
Update Wednesday 10 January 2018
This website has now been updated with a dedicated page for the by-election - this can be accessed here.
News release Tuesday 9 January 2018
Due to a change in personal circumstances, Councillor Keith Partridge has resigned as the councillor for Ruxley ward on Epsom & Ewell Borough Council.
The resignation has triggered a by-election.
Ruxley ward in west Ewell has three seats on the Council, at present all three are held by the Residents Association.
The formal election process has now commenced, with the election taking place in half term week on Thursday 15 February.
The formal call for candidates will be issued this week.
EPSOM AND EWELL BOROUGH COUNCIL
NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
A casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the above Ward following the resignation of Councillor Keith Partridge.
After the required notice of vacancy has been given to me in accordance with Section 89(1)(b) of the Local Government Act, 1972, an election to fill the vacancy will be held within thirty-five days computed in accordance with Section 243 of the said Act.
Dated: 8th January 2018