Date set for Wombwell by-election

NEWS: News.
NEWS: News.

A Wombwell by-election will take place next month, it has been confirmed.

The by-election on September 26 will see one local councillor elected to Barnsley’s Wombwell ward.

Candidates are being asked to come forward, with nomination papers to be submitted no later than noon on August 30.

There will be a briefing for candidates and agents on August 22 at 4.45pm in Committee Room One of Barnsley Town Hall.

The last date to register to be able to vote in this election is September 11.

To find out if you are currently registered to vote in Barnsley, telephone the elections helpline on 01226 773070.