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Candidates nominated for Exton by-election

Tuesday 14th February 2017

Three people have been nominated as candidates to become Rutland County Councillor for Exton Ward.

The poll for the Exton by-election will take place on 9th March 2017 between 7am and 10pm and the three candidates nominated are as follows:

  • Claire Alison Barks, UK Independence Party (UKIP)
  • Joanna Mary Burrows, Liberal Democrats
  • June Fox, Conservative Party Candidate

The deadline for receiving new applications to register to vote in time for this election is 21st February. Guidance on how to register can be found on the About My Vote website.

New applications to vote by post and any requests to cancel or change an existing postal or proxy vote must reach the Council’s Electoral Services Team by 5pm on 22nd February in order to be valid.

New applications to vote by proxy except on the grounds of a medical emergency must be submitted before 5pm on 1st March.

The Statement of Persons Nominated for election as Councillor for Exton Ward can be viewed in full on our County Councillor Vacancies page.


For more information or if you have any questions, please contact the Electoral Services Team by emailing: elections@rutland.gov.uk or calling: 01572 722 577. 

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