07 February 2020CASUAL VACANCY
NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY TO BE FILLED BY CO-OPTION
The Returning Officer at Northumberland County Council has confirmed that the regulation 10 requests from electors to call an election has not been fulfilled and the Parish Council can now fill the one casual vacancy by co-option.
NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to Rule 8 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rule 1986 the Council will fill the casual vacancy by co-option. Public elections cannot be held until May 2021 but for the interim period election to the aforesaid Council will be voted for by the present sitting number of Councillors.
Written expressions of interest from persons wishing to serve as a parish councillor need to be submitted in writing to the Clerk to the Council at the address given below no later than 5.00 p.m. Friday 28th February 2020. Candidates may be invited to attend the Parish Council meeting to be held on Wednesday 4th March 2020 to meet members and to give a short presentation (2 or 3 minutes) on why they would like to be a parish councillor and what they feel they can offer to the community.
Telephone: 07541 774763
Clerk to Lynemouth Parish Council
Date: 8th February 2020