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Staffordshire County Council – 2017 Elections

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On Thursday 4th May the people of Stone, along with the rest of Staffordshire, will take to the polls for the County Council Election. Staffordshire County Council is a Conservative Party controlled council with 34 of the 62 seats being held by Conservative Councillors. There are 2 designated divisions for Stone, Stone Urban County Division and Stone Rural County Division.  These maps ...

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Have a say on where you vote

A review of all the places residents use to cast their vote in elections in Stone and across the borough is under way. A list of the current polling districts and stations is available for inspection on Stafford Borough Council’s website HERE and now local electors are being asked to say what they think of them. The council wants feedback ...

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Stone stays blue as Tories hold seats

  The Conservatives held both Stone seats in the Staffordshire County Council elections, but a strong UKIP showing saw their share of the vote reduced. Philip Jones retained the Stone Urban seat, with Ian Parry taking Stone Rural. There was a strong showing from UKIP in both seats, with UKIP candidates finishing second. The UKIP results saw reduced majorities for ...

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Controversy over Stone Rural election leaflet

A UKIP  candidate’s election leafet has caused outrage among people in the town and the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans) community across the country. The flyer is a campaigning leaflet for David Nixon, UKIP’s candidate in the Stone Rural ward for the county council elections on 2nd May, where he is challenging Ian Parry, a current member of the ...

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County elections: Stone Rural candidates

We’ll go to the polls on Thursday 2nd May to elect a councillor to Staffordshire County Council for the Stone Urban and Stone Rural wards. Here are the candidates’ appeals for your vote for the Stone Rural ward. Polling stations are open between 7am and 10pm. Lloyd Brown (Labour) I am delighted to have been selected as the Labour Party ...

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County elections: Stone Urban candidates

We’ll go to the polls on Thursday 2nd May to elect a councillor to Staffordshire County Council for the Stone Urban and Stone Rural wards. Here are the candidates’ appeals for your vote for the Stone Urban ward. Polling stations are open between 7am and 10pm. Andrew Illsley (UKIP) I have lived in Stone for the past 25 years having ...

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County elections 2013 – Stone candidates

Here are the candidates who are contesting the Stone Urban and Stone Rural seats in the Staffordshire County Council elections on 2nd May. STONE URBAN Andrew Illsley – UKIP Philip Jones – Conservative Rob Kenney – Independent Christopher Malvern – Labour David Smithwick – Independent STONE RURAL Lloyd Brown – Labour Jill Hood – Independent David Nixon – UKIP Ian ...

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage in town

UKIP leader Nigel Farage visited Stone today as part of his tour of the West Midlands ahead of the county council elections on 2nd May. He was in the town centre – and had a quick pint in Wetherspoons – before moving on to Yarlet and Marston for a protest against HS2. The candidates for the Staffordshire County Council elections, ...

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Make sure you can vote on May 2nd

Residents in Stone are being urged not to miss out on the chance to vote in next month’s elections. Voters will be going to the polls on Thursday 2nd May to elect councillors to Staffordshire County Council. With the deadline to register looming (17th April) people are being reminded to make sure they are registered to vote. Stafford Borough Council’s ...

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