Councillor Vaccancy - please see attached notice

NOTICE OF VACANCY ON THAXTED PARISH COUNCIL
 
FILLING OF CASUAL VACANCY ON THAXTED PARISH COUNCIL 
 
Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the office of Parish Councillor for the above Parish arising from the failure of William Brazier to attend meetings of the Parish Council for a period of six consecutive months.
 
An election to fill the vacancy will be held if notice in writing of a request for such an election is made by ten Local Government electors for the electoral area and received by the Returning Officer, Uttlesford District Council, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4ER, by not later than 29 July 2020.
 
However, the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 delay an election to fill the vacancy until 6 May 2021 or such other day as is fixed by the Secretary of State by order.
 
If an election is not requested by ten Local Government electors as aforesaid the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council as soon as practicable after the expiry of the date referred to above.
 
 
Dated this 9th day of July 2020
 
 Ms D Ludford  Clerk to Thaxted Parish Council  Community Information Centre  7 Town Street  Thaxted  CM6 2LD