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UCLan student becomes councillor for Morecambe

Josh Brandwood, newly elected Morecambe town councillor UCLan student Josh Brandwood has been elected as Labour councillor for Morecambe. He was inspired by a lecturer discussing the future of politics and chose the party based on his […]

4 months ago
Preston local election results: Full breakdown of Preston City Council 2015 election

Garrison ward was the scene of a recount Preston Town Hall has stayed red as it was a case of status quo in the local elections. Labour remained in charge at Preston City Council as no seats changed […]

4 months ago
Election 2015: Preston voters encouraged to do a voting selfie

Will you take a selfie after you've voted? Voters in Preston are being asked to do an election selfie outside the polling station after they’ve voted in the General and Local elections. Preston City Council is sticking up […]

4 months ago
Former Preston mayor Bhikhu Patel steps down from Riversway ward seat

Bhikhu Patel when he was Mayor with Andrew Flintoff A Preston councillor who has served for 18 years has stood down ahead of the local elections. Bhikhu Patel has represented the Riversway ward and was Mayor of Preston from […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston local elections 2015: Candidates announced for 19 wards across the city

election Candidates for the Preston City Council elections have been announced across 19 wards which have local elections this year. Labour currently holds control at the Town Hall, with 32 out […]

5 months ago
Preston local elections 2015: Thursday deadline for councillor nominations

Ballot Box The deadline for anyone wanting to stand to be a councillor in Preston is this Thursday. 19 wards across the city will see an election for a new councillor. Labour […]

5 months ago
Preston local election 2014: List of candidates announced

Counting at the 2010 local elections The list of candidates standing for election in Preston has been released. Local elections take place on Thursday 22 May in the majority of wards across the city. Key battlegrounds […]

1 year ago
Local elections 2014: Preston residents urged to register to vote

Preston City Council Election Results Prestonians are being urged to ensure they are registered to vote ahead of the local and European elections in May. Residents need to ensure they are on the electoral register […]

1 year ago
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