By Election In Melcombe Regis
8:11am 16th May 2013
Voting in the Melcombe Regis by-election in Weymouth takes place today (Thursday 16th May).
The ward seat became vacant following the death of Conservative Councillor Peter Farrell.
He'd served the Borough for almost 14 years.
The 3 major political parties are fielding candidates, including a nomination from the Green Party and an Independent.
The election count will take place at the Council's North Quay offices from 10pm tonight.
The notice of election and candidates can be found under the Weymouth & Portland Borough Council section by CLICKING HERE.