Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 87 of the Local Government Act 1972 that a vacancy has occurred on the East Coker Parish Council.

Unless a request for an election to be held is submitted in writing to the Proper Officer of South Somerset District Council at The Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2HT by 30th September 2020 by ten electors for the Parish of East Coker, the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by co-option.

Please note: If an election is requested, a poll cannot currently take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 and the Coronavirus Act 2020.



Jude Heggarty

Clerk to the Council


10th September 2020


Email: Clerk@eastcoker

Tel: 01935 863778

Address of Clerk: Linden Cottage, Holywell, East Coker, Yeovil, BA22 9NF