Councillor vacancy at Alfreton Town Council

Posted by: Belinda Hargreaves

Wed 10th January 2024

A vacancy for a councillor has become available at Alfreton Town Council.
The volunteer vacancy comes after the resignation of councillor Alan Richardson.
Town Clerk and Proper Officer at Alfreton Town Council, Tina Crookes, said: “Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the office of councillor for the West Ward of the Parish of Alfreton, as a result of the reason of councillor Alan Richardson resigning.
“The vacancy will be filled by election if, within 14 days after the date of this notice (January 9), ten electors for the West Ward give notice in writing to the Electoral Returning Officer, Amber Valley Borough Council, Town Hall, Market Place, Ripley, Derbyshire, DE5 3BT asking for an election to be held to fill the vacancy.”
Tina continued: “The period of 14 days referred to excludes Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays).
“If an election is not requested, the vacancy will be filled by Alfreton Town Council.”
For further information about the role of councillor at the town council call 01773 520032 between 9am and 12.30pm Tuesday to Thursday, or email
The council’s website can be found here

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