Wickham Bye-Election

The Returning Officer (Stephen Whetnall) has received notices from 2 local electors to commence the procedure for a bye-election for the vacant District Council seat for Wickham Ward.

The vacancy arose because of the recent tragic death of Cllr Sue Fitzgerald.

The Bye-Election will be held on Thursday 22 November 2007. Polling hours are from 7am to 10pm.

Anyone who is interested in becoming a candidate can obtain further details from the Electoral Services Unit by telephoning 01962 848192 or emailing krichards@winchester.gov.uk

Nominations need to be submitted to the Returning Officer by noon on Friday 26 October 2007.