Notice of a Vacancy in the Office of Councillor
Town Council of Sturminster Newton
Notice is hereby given
Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Michael Roake has ceased to be a member of the Town Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Town.
If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 6th June 2022), a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made either in writing to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by TEN electors for the Town, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If an election is called, it will take place not later than 8 August 2022.
Dated 13 May 2022
Ms K Squire, Clerk to Sturminster Newton Town Council
* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a bank holiday or day appointed for thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded.
Road Closures between 5th July and 10th August - Ingrams, Brinsley Close, Hanover Close, Bath Road,
Road Closures from 9th June:
The Order comes into operation of 9th June and will remain in force for 18 months, however Dorset Council anticipate the works will be completed by 15th June.
Natwest Bank mobile banking will be back on Friday mornings 9.45am - 10.45am Station Road Road car park.
Do you have a local concern or query and want to speak to a Councillor?
Sturminster Newton Town Council have restarted their Councillors' Drop-In Surgery on the 1st Saturday of every month.
10am - 12 noon at The Bibbern Gallery Cafe in the The Exchange.