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JOB VACANCY : The Council is seeking to appoint a Deputy Town Clerk to the Council. Please Visit the job vacancies page for more information
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Town Council meeting scheduled to take place at the Town Hall, will now take place at the Banqueting Hall, Keighley Civic Centre. A notice on the Town Hall door will be placed advising any attendees of the change.
NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
KEIGHLEY TOWN COUNCIL (Fell Lane and Westburn)
Notice is hereby given that due to the resignation of Cllr G Firth, a vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor for the Town Council. If by the 01 December, 2015 (14 days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Town Council, an election will be held to fill in the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If an election is called, it will take place, no later than 08 February 2016 – Dated 11 November 2015
Kirsten England, Returning Officer, Electoral Services Unit, City Hall, Bradford, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 1HY
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Keighley Town Council was formed by Order from the Secretary of State on 1st April 2002, with the elections for Town Councillors taking place on 2nd May 2002. The inaugural Meeting of Keighley Town Council took place at 7pm on Thursday 16th May 2002, in the Council Chambers, Keighley Town Hall, Bow Street, Keighley, West Yorkshire.
Thirty Councillors represent fifteen wards. The town area, which is part of the Brontë Country, has a population of over 89,000, making it one of the largest civil parishes in England. Already it is establishing credibility and respect in the town and beyond its boundaries. Keighley Town Council strives to be open and accessible to everyone and this website will form part of that information strategy.
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