Friday, 16 January 2015

Cambridgeshire County Council Bar Hill by-election candidates announced

Five candidates standing for the Bar Hill seat on Cambridgeshire County Council have been announced.

The by-election will take place on Thursday 12 February for the seat formerly held by John Reynolds, a Conservative county councillor for 33 years, who passed away in December.

The five candidates are:
  • Martin John Hale – UK Independence Party (UKIP) 
  • Lynda Harford – The Conservative Party Candidate 
  • Claudia Roland – The Green Party 
  • Alex Smith – Labour Party Candidate 
  • Fiona Elizabeth Whelan – Liberal Democrat 
On Thursday 12 February polling stations in Bar Hill, Boxworth, Dry Drayton, Girton and Lolworth will open at 7am and close at 10pm.

If you are not registered to vote and want to in this election, you must register by Tuesday 27 January. Postal vote applications must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 28 January.

For more information about how to register to vote, or apply for a postal vote, You can also contact the South Cambridgeshire District Council elections team who are running the election on behalf of Cambridgeshire County Council on or 03450 455 214.