Town of Shipston-on-Stour
VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF TOWN COUNCILLOR
FOR THE SHIPSTON SOUTH WARD
NOTICE is hereby given, in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a vacancy exists in the office of Town Councillor for the Shipston South Ward of the Town of Shipston-on-Stour, by reason of the resignation of
Councillor Dan Scobie on the 18th day of May 2020.
Any ten local government electors for the Town may require an election to be held to fill the said vacancy. To do this, they must send a written request to the Chief Executive, Stratford-on-Avon District Council, Elizabeth House, Church Street,
Stratford-upon-Avon, which must reach him not later than 16th day of June 2020.
No set form of words is necessary.
If such a request is received by the Chief Executive, an election will be held. If no request is received, the vacancy will be filled in due course by co-option by the remaining members of the Town Council.
Dated this 27th day of May 2020.
By order of the Town Council.
Shipston Town Council
* Please note that due to the recent passing of emergency regulations governing the conduct of polls then should an election be requested in respect of the above vacancy it is unlikely this may be held before Thursday 6th May 2021.