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Melksham (South)

For these elections voter ID will be required. Please visit the Electoral Commissions website for further information and a list of acceptable identification. 

Each polling station will be provided with equipment to assist electors to cast their vote. The polling staff will be happy to help electors with any questions they have on the process. See our accessibility page for more information. 

Number of seats: 1


Candidates for Melksham (South) – Results finalised at 23:15 on Thursday 18 January 2024
Elson, Gillian HeatherLocal Conservatives281
Griffin, Andrew ShaunLiberal Democrats440Elected
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 uncertainty6
Ereject in part0
Total spoiled papers:6
Vacant Seats: 1Electorate: 3,815Ballot Papers Issued: 727Turnout: 19.06%

Joint Council

Melksham (South) is a joint council with

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

Electoral Area Boundary

Note:Boundary is an approximation.
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Thursday 2 May 2013
Full council election
Thursday 21 January 2016
Thursday 4 May 2017
5 year cycle
Thursday 18 January 2018
Thursday 6 May 2021
End of four-year cycle, full council elections.

Last updated: Thursday, 30 May, 2024



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