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Melksham (Forest)

Number of seats: 5


Candidates for Melksham (Forest) – Results finalised at 16:15 on Sunday 9 May 2021
Aves, PatLiberal Democrats500Elected
Forgacs, ClaireThe Conservative Party Candidate432Elected
Mr Mitcham, GeoffIndependent358
Mr Oatley, JackTogether for Melksham - A Fresh Start689Elected
Mr Price, TomTogether For Melksham - A Fresh Start477Elected
Mrs Mortimer, SueTogether for Melksham - A Fresh Start495Elected
The number of ballot papers rejected was as followsNumber of
ballot papers
Awant of an official mark0
Bvoting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to0
Cwriting or mark by which voter could be identified0
Dbeing unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty9
Ereject in part0
Total spoiled papers:9
Vacant Seats: 5Electorate: 3,966Ballot Papers Issued: 1,303Turnout: 32.85%

Joint Council

Melksham (Forest) is a joint council with

  • Melksham (East)
  • Melksham (Forest)
  • Melksham (North)
  • Melksham (South)

Electoral Area Boundary

Note:Boundary is an approximation.
   Full Council

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Thursday 2 May 2013 as Melksham (Central)
Full council election
Thursday 19 March 2015 as Melksham (Central)
General election
Thursday 4 May 2017 as Melksham (Central)
5 year cycle
Thursday 11 July 2019 as Melksham (Central)
Neighbourhood Plan Referendum
Thursday 6 May 2021 as Melksham (East)
End of four-year cycle, full council elections.
Thursday 13 July 2023 as Melksham (East)
Resignation of Louisa Lewis
Thursday 5 October 2023 as Melksham (East)
cllr resignation
Thursday 23 May 2024
Resignation of Councillor

Last updated: Wednesday, 22 May, 2024



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