Council Vacancy

NOTICE OF VACANCY (WEST WARD) IN OFFICE OF TOWN COUNCILLOR

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that JOHN EDEN THOMPSON has ceased to be a member of Penryn Town Council and that a casual vacancy exists in the West Ward.

If, within 14 days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday and Bank Holidays) after the date of this Notice, a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer of Cornwall Council at the Council Offices, St Austell One-Stop Shop, 39, Penwinnick Road, St Austell, PL25 5DR (telephone 01209 614195) by TEN (or more) electors for the said Ward an election will be held to fill the vacancy.

If the Returning Officer receives fewer than TEN written requests for an election by 9 February 2018 the Town Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.