Vacancy for Parish Councillor

Vacancy for Parish Councillor

19th of November, 2020


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish of SABDEN following the disqualification on 3rd November 2020 of Councillor Kathryn Marks.

Rule 5 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England andWales) Rules 2006, provides that on a casual vacancy occurring in the officeof councillor of a parish, an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if within fourteen days (computed as stated below) after public notice of the vacancy has been given in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, notice in writing of a request for such an election has been given to the proper officer of the council of the borough within which the parish is situate by TEN electors for the electoral area in which the vacancy has occurred.

The Proper Officer is the Returning Officer, Ribble Valley Borough  Council, Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 2RA


Dated this day 18th of November 2020

A M Whitwell
Clerk to the Council




In computing any period of time for the purposes of this notice a Saturday,

Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or

day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning, shall be disregarded.