Five candidates have been nominated to contest a vacant seat on the St James Ward of Tendring District Council.
The five candidates are Maurice John Michael Alexander (Conservative Party Candidate); Wendy Pamela Brown (Labour Party); Rosemary Ann Dodds (Green Party); Sean Duffy (Liberal Democrats) and Teresa Maria O’Hara (UK Independence Party – UKIP).
The seat is vacant following the death of John Hughes earlier this year.
A poll will be held on Thursday 6th April between 7am and 10pm.
There will be two polling stations for the by-election and both will be at St James’ Church Hall in Tower Road, Clacton-on-Sea, CO15 1LE.
Anyone wanting further information should contact TDC’s Electoral Services Team on 01255 686566.