announced for by-election following resignation of Joe Leach
by-election will be held in part of Burnham and Highbridge next
month to fill a vacant district council seat following a resignation
Liberal Democrat Joe Leach is standing down due to work commitments,
as first reported by Burnham-On-Sea.com here.
The by-election in the Highbridge and Burnham Marine ward will
be held on Thursday, January 24th.
Nominations for the vacant seat are being accepted by Sedgemoor
District Council until the closing date of mid-day on Thursday
understands that town councillor Helen Groves has already been
selected to run for the Lib Dems.
Conservatives and Labour will also be fielding candidates but
have not formally selected them yet.