Resignation of a city councillor

Councillor Michael Smith, who was elected to represent the Overton ward in May 2019, has resigned as a member of Lancaster City Council.

The vacancy will be filled at a by-election on December 12.

Anyone who is interested in standing for the vacancy should telephone the elections office on 01524 582905 and the deadline for submitting nomination papers is 4pm on November 15.

Any voters in the Overton ward who want to take part in the election must have registered to vote by Tuesday November 26 if they have not yet done so.

Last updated: 05 November 2019