The number of West Northamptonshire unitary councillors will reduce from 93 to 76 at the next local elections in 2025 under the final recommendations of a review by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE).
West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has welcomed the outcome of the wide-ranging review, which is the first to take place for 10 years and sees changes to all electoral ward boundaries... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Aug 2023 09:42 by Parish Office
You now need photo ID to vote at a polling station - please see the attached poster.
Posted: Fri, 07 Jul 2023 09:39 by Parish Office
Although we have no scheduled elections taking place in 2023, the repeal of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act means that a General Election must take place at some point before January 2025. We continue to plan and prepare in readiness for this event. An area we have identified as an opportunity for joint working with Parishes and Towns is in the area of recruitment.
The Elections Team have recently explored... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Feb 2023 16:16 by Parish Office
Commission unveils plans for new councillor numbers as West Northants electoral review moves forward
The number of West Northamptonshire unitary councillors is set to change from 93 to 77 at the next local elections in 2025 under proposals announced today by The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE).
The recommendation by the Commission signals the end of the first stage of a planned review of electoral arrangements for West Northamptonshire Council, with residents now encouraged... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 09:06 by Parish Office
Please see the attached Notice of Uncontested Elections for Parish Councils in the West Northamptonshire Council area.
Posted: Mon, 12 Apr 2021 08:25 by Parish Office
Please see the attached Parish Notice of Election for the upcoming Parish Council Elections on 6th May 2021.
Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 14:51 by Parish Office
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