Notice of Vacancy

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SEC. 87(2))
NOTICE OF VACANCY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office of Councillor for Leek Wootton & Guy’s Cliffe Parish Council following the resignation on 19 December 2018 of Councillor Alan Moore.

Rules 5(5) and 5(6) of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006, provide that on a casual vacancy occurring in the office of parish councillor within six months before the day on which that councillor would regularly have retired, the town council may, as soon as practicable after the expiry of the period of 14 days (i.e. 14 days, computed as below, after public notice of the vacancy has been given) co-opt a person to fill the vacancy.
Any vacancy not so filled must be filled at the next ordinary election.

Dated this day of 21 December 2018

Helen Eldridge
Clerk to the Parish Council
1 Anchor Cottages
Warwick Road
Leek Wootton
WARWICK CV35 7QX

In computing the 14-day period for the purposes of this notice a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning, shall be disregarded.