City council elections take place on Thursday 5th May with Bournville ward needing to fill the vacant slot left by the departure of Labour’s Phil Walkling.
Former Conservative councillor Nigel Dawkins is looking to return to office following his election defeat to Phil Walkling four years ago.
Labour is fielding former NHS worker Mary Locke in the hope of retaining the seat.
Polling stations will be open from 7am to 10pm.
The full list of candidates are:
|Nigel Douglas Dawkins||The Conservative Party Candidate|
|Robert John Gilliam||Liberal Democrats|
|Ian James Jamieson||The Green Party|
|Mary Anne Locke||Labour Party|
|Sylvia Emmeline Tempest-Jones||UK Independence Party (UKIP)|
Police and Crime Commissioner Elections
There are also elections for Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands Police Area. The candidates are:
- Pete Durnell, UK Independence Party
- Andy Flynn, Independent
- David Charles Jamieson, Labour Party
- Les Jones, Conservative Party