Eden District Council announces Penrith South District Ward by-election

The by-election for the Penrith South District Ward is on 5 September. It follows the death of the independent councillor Paul Connor in July.

Nominations for the election close on at 4pm on Thursday 8 August.

The council reminds residents that they have until Monday 19 August to register to vote, with requests for postal votes due by 5pm on Tuesday 20 August and proxy votes by 5pm on Wednesday 28 August.

See Notice of election for Penrith South district ward for more details and links.

For further information or call Eden District Council on 01768 817817 or email