A NEW councillor is wanted in Ludlow after the resignation of the councillor for Rockspring Ward.

With no request to hold an election after the resignation of Councillor Lyle, Ludlow Town Council is now inviting applications for co-option.

The role includes engaging with local people, groups, and businesses to find out their needs, making decisions on the services and projects the council should take forward, and getting involved to ensure services are meeting the community’s needs.

To see all of the eligibility criteria, and for more information, visit the Ludlow Town Council website at www.ludlow.gov.uk/news/become-a-ludlow-town-councillor

If you are eligible and wish to be considered for co-option as councillor for Rockspring ward, please complete the application form available below and return it to townclerk@ludlow.gov.uk by February 26, 2024.

Ludlow Town Council will hold a co-option meeting on March 4, 2024. Candidates will be required to attend, and further details of the meeting will be supplied in due course.