A by-election to fill a seat on Daventry Town Council will take place later this month.
The election for a Parish Councillor for Abbey North Ward will be held on Thursday, October 31, with polling stations open from 7am to 10pm at Ashby Fields Primary School in Wimborne Place and The Community Centre in Ashby Road.
The seat is being contested by candidates Wendy Randall and Beverley Rundle.
Abbey North covers the Headlands, Ashby Fields, Middlemore, Daneholme and Drayton Park areas of Daventry. Those areas affected have been sent a polling card.
The deadline for registering to vote for the election is midnight on Wednesday, October 16, and the deadline for applying for a postal vote is 5pm on Wednesday, October 16.
Applications for voting by proxy (appointing someone to vote on your behalf if you are unable to get to a polling station) must be made by 5pm on Wednesday, October 23. The proxy must be eligible to vote in the relevant election and willing to vote on the individual’s behalf.
The application forms for both post and proxy voting can be requested from Daventry District Council by calling 01327 302321. For more information on the voting process and to view the election notices, visit www.daventrydc.gov.uk/elections.