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Vacancy for Councillors in the Alnwick Clayport & Castle Wards

Vacancies exists on Alnwick Town Council for 2 councillors. One in the Clayport Ward and one in the Castle Ward. The council are looking to fill the vacancies by co-option.

 

The criteria for being an Alnwick Town councillor are available by clicking on the link below:

Councillor Co-option Criteria.

 

Anyone interested in being considered for the vacancies is requested to make an application in writing, setting out why they would like to be a councillor, in not more than 500 words.

 

Applications must be submitted to Peter Hately, Chief Officer and Town Clerk, via e-mail to Peter.Hately@alnwick-tc.gov.uk not later than noon on Friday 30th July 2021.

 

Anyone wishing to find out more about what is involved in being a councillor and how the Town Council operates is asked to contact Peter to arrange an informal discussion. A decision will be made by the Council on Thursday 12th August 2021.

Local Elections May 2021 – candidate information

INFORMATION FOR POTENTIAL CANDIDATES

 

Anyone who wants to find out more about being a candidate in the upcoming local elections, and the nomination process, should click on the link below:

 

Guide-for-Parish-Clerks-and-Parish-Candidates-The-Nomination-Process

 

For specific ward information please click on the relevant link below:

Parish Nomination Pack – Castle Ward

Parish Nomination Pack – Clayport Ward

Parish Nomination Pack – Hotspur Ward

 

The register of electors is available by downloading the form by clicking the link below:

Register Request Form (Parish)

 

PAPER CHECKING

 

If you are standing for election and would like to have your papers checked please click on the link below to make an appointment.

 

click here

 

 

 

Vacancy for Councillor in the Alnwick Castle Ward

A vacancy exists on Alnwick Town Council for a councillor in the Castle Ward and the council are looking to fill the vacancy by co-option. The position will run until May 2021.

 

Anyone interested in being considered for the vacancy is requested to make an application in writing setting out why they would like to be a councillor, in not more than 500 words.

 

Application must be submitted to Peter Hately, Chief Officer and Town Clerk via e-mail to Peter.Hately@alnwick-tc.gov.uk not later than noon on Tuesday 9th February 2021.

 

Anyone wishing to find out more about what is involved in being a councillor and how the Town Council operates is asked to contact Peter Hately to arrange an informal discussion. A decision will be made by the Council on Thursday 11th February 2021.

Do you want faster Broadband?

Alnwick Town Council, Northumberland County Council and Alnwick Chamber of Trade are looking into securing grant funding to enable faster broadband for the town.

 

An important part of the case for grant funding is to show that current broadband speeds in Alnwick are detrimentally slow. To enable us to do this it would very helpful if you could take the time to answer a few questions about your current broadband provision as this will help us to prove to the grant funders that Alnwick suffers from poor broadband provision.  Just send the answers to the questions below to tim.kirton@alnwick-tc.gov.uk

 

Alnwick Town Council faster broadband

Your postcode (not compulsory if you don’t wish to provide this):

 

What is the average Broadband speed you receive?

 

What you pay per month for your present broadband service (give an approximate if unsure):

 

£10 – £20

£21 – £30

£31 – £40

Over £40

 

Your Data allowance per month:

Fixed -

Unlimited -

 

Includes Mobile phone(s)? (Yes/No)

Fixed term with current Broad band deal:

Deal end date