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By-election to be held in Barpool ward, Nuneaton

Published on Thursday, 21st October 2021


A by-election will be held in Barpool ward, Nuneaton, on Thursday 25 November


The date has been confirmed for a by-election in Barpool ward, Nuneaton, following the recent resignation of Labour’s Councillor Patricia Elliott.

Polling stations will be open for voters in the Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council ward on Thursday 25 November.

Returning officer Brent Davis confirmed full details of the timetable for the election today (21 October). These are summarised below:


Publication of Notice of Election                                               Thursday 21 October 2021

Receipt of Nominations                                                      4:00pm Friday 29 October 2021

Withdrawal of Candidate                                                   4:00pm Friday 29 October 2021

Appointment of Election Agents                                       4:00pm Friday 29 October 2021

Publication of Notice of Election Agents                         4:00pm Friday 29 October 2021

Publication of Statements of Persons Nominated    4:00pm Monday 1 November 2021

Last Date for Registration                                                         Tuesday 9 November 2021

Receipt of Postal Vote Applications                  5:00pm Wednesday 10 November 2021

Publication of Notice of Poll                                              Wednesday 17 November 2021

Receipt of Proxy Vote Applications                   5:00pm Wednesday 17 November 2021

Appointment of Poll and Count Agents                               Thursday 18 November 2021

Receipt of Emergency Proxy Vote Applications   5:00pm Thursday 25 November 2021

Day of Poll                                             7:00am to 10:00pm Thursday 25 November 2021