Notice of vacancy - District Ward of Newport

Notice is hereby given that owing to the resignation of Councillor Anthony Gerard, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the said District Ward.

To call an election a request must be made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TWO electors within the area of Uttlesford District Council.

However, the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 delay an election to fill the vacancy until 6 May 2021 or such other day as is fixed by the Secretary of State by order.

Dated 28 April 2020

Dawn French
Returning Officer
Council Offices
London Road
Saffron Walden
Essex
CB11 4ER