Chesterfield News

Candidates announced in Moor ward by-election

Four candidates will contest the by-election which will be held in Chesterfield’s Moor ward on Thursday 4 October.

The by-election which, called following the death of Labour councillor Keith Brown in July, will see a councillor chosen to represent Moor ward on Chesterfield Borough Council.

The candidates nominated are:

  • Ron Mihaly (Lab)
  • Gordon Franklin Partington (Con)
  • Tony Rogers (LD)
  • Barry Thompson (UKIP).

Residents already registered to vote can vote in the election. Anyone not already registered will need to register by midnight on Tuesday 18 September.

To register to vote, visit

Labour councillor Kate Caulfield will continue to represent Moor ward on the council.

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East Midlands Chamber congratulates Boris Johnson

In the letter, the Chamber urges him to resolve Brexit as quickly as possible so that businesses can move forward, free from the doubt and uncertainty created by repeated delays and constant bickering in Parliament and with the EU.

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