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Collated by MiddleEnglander

There are currently 24 vacancies which will not be filled next Thursday together with 1 deferred election following the death of a candidate.

19th May - 1
Merton LB, St Helier - Labour died - 5 candidates: Con, Lab, LD, Green, UKIP

26th May - 3East Staffordshire BC, Staplehill - UKIP resigned - 6 candidates: Con, Lab, LD, Green, UKIP, Ind
Hambleton DC, Northallerton South - Conservative died - 4 candidates: Con, Lab, UKIP, Yorkshire 1st
North Yorkshire CC, Northallerton - Conservative died - 5 candidates: Con, Lab, Green, UKIP, Yorkshire 1st

2nd June - 5
Argyll & Bute UA, Oban North & Lorn - SNP sitting as Independent resigned - 4 candidates: Con, LD, SNP, Ind
Denbighshire UA, Diserth - Conservative died
Denbighshire UA, Lower Denbigh - Independent died
Dorset CC, Sherborne Rural - Conservative resigned
Mid Suffolk DC, Barking & Somersham - Conservative resigned

9th June - 3Lambeth LB, Gipsy Hill - Labour died
North East Lincolnshire UA, South - Labour resigned
Southwark LB, Surrey Docks - Liberal Democrat resigned

Not yet called - 12Caerphilly UA, Gilfach - Labour resigned around 14th April
Cornwall UA, Newquay Treviglas - UKIP resigned on 8th April
Eden DC, Appleby (Appleby) - Independent died 20th April
Essex CC, Basildon Laindon Park & Fryerns - Labour died 7th April
Kings Lynn & West Norfolk BC, Valley Hill - Independent died 24th April 
Luton UA, High Town - Labour resigned 11th April
Newark & Sherwood DC, Balderton South - Conservative died 13th March
North Norfolk DC, Astley - Conservative resigned 27th April
Selby DC, Byram & Brotherton - Labour died around 23rd April
Suffolk CC, Carlford - Conservative died 23rd April
Wiltshire UA, Trowbridge Grove - Independent died around 3rd April
Vale of Glamorgan UA, Rhoose - Independent killed in motor accident 31st March

Deferred Elections

2nd June -1
Rushmoor BC, Aldershot Park - Labour seat