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Bullsmoor by-election date set

Bullsmoor voters will get to pick a new person to represent them at Enfield Civic Centre after a Labour councillor quit last week

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A date has been set for the upcoming Bullsmoor by-election following the news last week that a Labour councillor had resigned.

Last Thursday (9th) Esin Gunes announced she was standing down from the civic centre less than a year after being elected for the first time to represent the newly-formed Bullsmoor ward.

Voters will now get to pick her replacement on Thursday, 20th April, with polls opening between 7am and 10pm on that day.


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Explaining her reasons for standing down, Esin said she was moving away from the borough with her young family and added: “It has been an honour to serve the residents of Bullsmoor ward and as part of Enfield’s Labour council.”

Candidate nominations for the Bullsmoor by-election are now open and will close on Wednesday, 22nd March. Voter registration is open until Friday, 31st March.

For more information about the by-election:
Visit
enfield.gov.uk/services/councillors-and-democracy/future-elections#byelections


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