Parish councils seek new members

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East Riding Council logo

Sutton-on-Derwent Parish Council has vacancies for two councillors, while Sancton Parish Council is seeking one new member.

A by-election to fill either the Sutton-on-Derwent vacancies or Sancton position will be held if ten electors of the respective parish council write to the chief executive of East Riding Council at County Hall, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9BA, claiming an election. The deadline for Sutton-on-Derwent residents 21 April, and the deadline for Sancton residents is 28 April. If the chief executive does not receive such a request, the parish councils can elect a new member from those who have expressed an interest.