Richmondshire District Council is the electoral authority and has issued this notice:

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the death of Councillor Nigel Hopper, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If by 14 July, 2022 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Parish, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

If an election is called, it will take place not later than 16 September, 2022.

Dated 24 June, 2022

Tony Clark, Returning Officer, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 4JX


Note from Middleham’s Clerk: if you have any queries about this notice, please contact me. David Keep, Town Clerk

Middleham Town Council, Middleham Key Centre, Park Lane, Middleham, DL8 4RA. Email: