1. There is a vacancy on the above Council caused by the resignation of Sarah Sinclai
2. A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday) from the date below ten electors for the ward/parish give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Returning Officer. However, due to the current situation, if a poll is requested, the poll will be postponed until the 6th May 2021 under the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020.
3. The address of the Returning Officer is West Berkshire Council, Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury RG14 5LD.
4. If no such notice is given the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.
Helen Broughton, Locum Clerk for Purley on Thames Parish Council
Dated: 11th September 2020
Address: Purley on Thames Parish Council, Parish Office, Goosecroft Lane, off Beech Road, Purley on Thames RG8 8DR