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The candidates standing for election to Chesterfield Borough Council in this May’s local elections have been announced.
The election will take place on Thursday 2 May with all 48 seats in the council’s 19 wards up for election.
The candidates standing in each ward are below:
Barrow Hill and New Whittington ward – three seats
Brimington North ward – two seats
Brimington South ward – three seats
Brockwell ward – three seats
Dunston ward – three seats
Hasland ward – three seats
Hollingwood and Inkersall ward – three seats
Holmebrook ward – two seats
Linacre ward – two seats
Loundsley Green ward – two seats
Lowgates and Woodthorpe ward – two seats
Middlecroft and Poolsbrook ward – two seats
Moor ward – two seats
Old Whittington ward – two seats
Rother ward – three seats
St Helen’s ward – two seats
St Leonard’s ward – three seats
Walton ward – three seats
West ward – three seats
Polls are open from 7am to 10pm on Thursday 2 May.
Votes for the Chesterfield Borough Council elections will be counted at Queen’s Park Sports Centre, Boythorpe Road, Chesterfield, from 10am on Friday 3 May. The first results are expected around noon, with the final results expected by 2pm.
Candidates and agents are invited to a candidate and agent briefing session on Wednesday 17 April at 6pm at the Town Hall, Rose Hill. Detailed information will be given regarding the election processes.
Twelve current councillors are not standing in the election, they are:
First published on 04 April 2019
Last updated on 04 April 2019
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