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12th December 2017

Politics

Rutland County Council By-Elections

Candidates for the Ketton and Whissendine by-elections to be held on the 20th July 2017 have now been nominated. The by-elections are taking place due to the resignations from the Rutland County Council of Councillors Diana MacDuff representing the Ketton ward and Kevin Thomas who represented the Whissendine ward. For Whissendine there are four candidates nominated-Ian

Councillor Diana MacDuff Resigns

Diana MacDuff, Rutland County Councillor for Ketton, Barrowden, Tixover and Tinwell, resigned on 2nd June 2017 with immediate effect. Councillor Macduff represented her ward since the election of May 2015, and has resigned to enable her to spend more time furthering her career. Councilor Diana MacDuff grew up and was educated in Rutland, before reading

Kevin Thomas Resigns From Rutland County Council

Kevin Thomas, Liberal Democrat, has resigned as ward member for Whissendine from Rutland County Council with immediate effect. He represented Whissendine residents from March 2016, but now, due to increased work commitments, he no longer feels able to fulfil his role as a county councillor for Whissendine. He said that his work has forced him