By election to take place in Welwyn Garden City
PUBLISHED: 16:24 21 October 2016 | UPDATED: 16:24 21 October 2016
There will be a by election in Welwyn Garden City following the resignation of a Conservative councillor.
The deadline for contesting the Haldens Ward seat was at 4pm today.
An election will take place on Thursday, November 17.
Welwyn Hatfield Council will announce those standing on Monday.
Applications to register your vote must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer by midnight on Tuesday, November 1.
Last week, Welwyn Hatfield Conservatives confirmed that for health reasons Malcolm Spinks had decided to resign from his position as the councillor for Haldens Ward.