Casual vacancy October 2020. There was no call for an election to fill the vacancy so the council will co-opt a member.

If you would like to be considered for co-option please email clerk@randwickandwestrip-pc.gov.uk by December 9thth at the latest with a brief personal statement explaining what experience and skills you would bring to the council and you will be invited to speak at the council meeting on December 17th.

To qualify, your name must appear on the current electoral register – or you should have lived in or within three miles of the parish during the whole of the last twelve months – or your only place of work during the whole of the last twelve months was in the parish.

The Parish Council normally meets once a month. The new Councillor will hold office until the next local elections in May 2021.

Elections May 7th 2020 The Local Government elections that were due to take place on Thursday 7 May 2020 have been postponed for one year as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

If there are any resignations within the coming year a casual vacancy will be declared and advertised on this website.

There is a map showing the new wards on page nine of this SDC document

Map RWPC 3 wards page 9

Casual vacancy August 2019

Cllr James Holder resigned. There was no call for an election and the Council advertised for applicants for co-option. There were two volunteers and the Council appointed Marianne Demmer.

Casual vacancy January 2018

Cllr Chris Smith resigned. There was no call for an election and the Council advertised for applicants for co-option. There were three volunteers and on a vote the Council appointed Alexander Egan.

Elections
Parish Council Elections May 2016

Elections were uncontested. The Council appointed four more councillors in May 2016.
There are two wards in Randwick Parish – Randwick Ward and Randwick (Lower Westrip) Ward.

There are 4 councillors for Randwick Ward and 5 councillors for Lower Westrip Ward
Marina Fontenla, James Holder and Chris Smith were elected to Randwick Ward. Cheryl Byford was co-opted.

Shaun Egan and Matt Reed were elected to Lower Westrip Ward. Debbi Smith, Robert Davies and Mike Woods were co-opted.

Chris Smith resigned and the position was filled by co-option. Alexander Egan was co-opted in February 2018.

James Holder resigned and the position was filled by co-option. Marianne Demmer was co-opted in September 2019.