Council by-elections in Brinsworth and Catcliffe and Dinnington

By Sam Cooper | 02/02/2017

Council by-elections in Brinsworth and Catcliffe and Dinnington
Andrew Roddison.

VOTERS are going to the polls today (Thursday) to elect disgraced councillor Andrew Roddison’s successor.

The Labour councillor for Brinsworth and Catcliffe ward resigned after being convicted of sexual assault.

A by-election in the ward is being held today as well as in Dinnington where voters are choosing a councillor for the vacant seat in their ward.

The candidates are as follows:
Brinsworth and Catcliffe: Shabana Ahmed (Labour), Adam Carter (Lib Dem), John Oliver (Conservative Party), Steve Webster (UKIP) and Bex Whyman (Green).

Dinnington: David Foulstone (Green), Jean Hart (Independent), Lee Hunter (UKIP), Christopher Middleton (Conservative), Steven Scott (Independent), Dave Smith (Independent), Stephen Thornley (Lib Dem), John Vjestica (Labour).

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