Eastfield post up for grabs

A BY-ELECTION will be held to elect a new representative to Eastfield Parish Council on January 19.

Michael James, of UKIP, and Eileen Vickers have been nominated the post, which became vacant following the resignation of Susan Baker.

Polling will take place at the Eastfield Community Centre, High Street, Eastfield, between 7am and 10pm.

Poll cards are being prepared and will be sent out shortly to residents within the Eastway ward. Anyone wishing to cancel their existing postal vote can do so by writing to Electoral Services at Scarborough Borough Council, Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, YO11 2HG by 5pm on January 4.