Nominations sought for Petersfield by-election

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A BY-ELECTION has been called to fill a vacant council seat.

Nominations for the Petersfield Town Council ward of St Peters must be submitted between the period of July 5 and midday on July 13.

If the election is contested, polling will take place on August 9 between 7am and 10pm. Electors for the ward may also vote by post or by proxy.

Nomination papers are available from the elections manager, on 01730 234370.