Elections

Candidates announced for Hall Green and Perry Barr by-elections

By on 05/04/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

The following persons have been nominated for the election of a councillor in the Hall Green and Perry Barr wards on Thursday, 4 May 2017: HALL GREEN Alan Blumenthal – UK Independence Party (UKIP) Tanveer Choudhry – Liberal Democrats Liz Clements – Labour Party Gareth Courage – Green Party Obaid Khan – Conservative Party PERRY […]

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Candidates announced for West Midlands Combined Authority mayoral election

By on 04/04/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

The following persons have been nominated for the election of a Mayor for the West Midlands Combined Authority on Thursday 4 May 2017: James Burn – Green Party Pete Durnell – UK Independence Party (UKIP) Beverley Anne Nielsen – Liberal Democrats Sion Llewelyn Simon – Labour and Co-operative Party Graham John Stevenson – Communist  Andy Street […]

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Don’t lose your voice: register to vote

By on 08/03/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

People in Birmingham are being reminded to ensure their voices are heard in May’s elections. Anyone wishing to vote must first be registered to do so – and the deadline for registration is 13 April 2017. After this date, anyone who has not registered will not be able to vote in the West Midlands Mayoral election […]

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Taking an innovative approach to ensure you can vote

By on 05/10/2016 in Blog, Elections, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council is piloting new approaches to the annual canvass to ensure as many people as possible can vote. #brum #localgov pic.twitter.com/6rMMQ4pfx2 — Birmingham Newsroom (@BCCNewsRoom) October 5, 2016 Robert Connelly, head of electoral services at Birmingham City Council, looks at how the council is taking an innovative new approach to ensure as many […]

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Local electoral arrangements finalised for Birmingham

By on 06/09/2016 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England has published its final recommendations for new electoral arrangements across Birmingham. Today’s publication follows a six-week public consultation on draft proposals and draws new boundaries for each council ward in the city. The Commission’s final recommendations propose that Birmingham should be represented by 101 councillors in the […]

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Look out for electoral register letters and emails

By on 25/08/2016 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham residents are urged to be on the lookout for emails and letters from the council’s elections office over the next few weeks. As well as the usual forms that many people will be familiar with, some people will receive an email instead as part of a trial to reduce costs. Head of Electoral Services, […]

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EU Referendum results: West Midlands Region

By on 22/06/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

OVERALL REGIONAL RESULTS Votes cast   Remain Leave  2,965,369    1,207,175  1,755,687 Results will appear here in the early hours of Friday 24 June. Follow @bccnewsroom on Twitter for all the news overnight #BrumVotes16 #eurefresults Area results  Herefordshire  Shropshire  Staffs  Warwickshire  West Midlands  Worcestershire

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EU Referendum results: West Midlands local authorities

By on 22/06/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

WEST MIDLANDS Council Votes cast   Remain Leave  Birmingham  451,316    223,451  227,251  Coventry  153,234    67,967  85,097  Dudley  175,333    56,780  118,446  Sandwell  147,418    49,004  98,250  Solihull  122,017    53,466  68,484  Walsall  135,685    43,572  92,007  Wolverhampton  118,037    44,138  73,798 Results will appear here in the early hours of Friday 24 June. […]

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EU Referendum results: Herefordshire

By on 22/06/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

HEREFORDSHIRE Council Votes cast   Remain Leave  Herefordshire  108,336    44,148  64,122 Results will appear here in the early hours of Friday 24 June. Follow @bccnewsroom on Twitter for all the news overnight #BrumVotes16 #eurefresults Area results Worcestershire  Shropshire  Staffs  Warwickshire  West Midlands  REGION

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EU Referendum results: Shropshire

By on 22/06/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

SHROPSHIRE Council Votes cast   Remain Leave  Shropshire  183,327    78,987  104,166  Telford & Wrekin  89,704    32,954  56,649 Results will appear here in the early hours of Friday 24 June. Follow @bccnewsroom on Twitter for all the news overnight #BrumVotes16 #eurefresults Area results  Herefordshire  Worcestershire  Staffs  Warwickshire  West Midlands  REGION

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