By-Election due after
resignation by Dukes Ward, Southport, Councillor Pat Ball
ON Thursday, 21 September 2017, the
Conservative Party Councillor Pat Ball officially informed Sefton Council that
she has resigned from her post as a ward member within Dukes, Southport. On
hearing the news officially party leaders offered their heartfelt tributes to
her. Cllr Dave Robinson, Mayor of Sefton, said:- "On behalf of the
Council I would like to extend our appreciation for all of Pat's hard work as
Ward Councillor and Member of Sefton Council. We wish her well for the future."
Leader of Sefton Conservatives Cllr Denise Dutton led the tributes, highlighting
her continued hard work and commitment for her residents. She was joined
in the tributes by the Leader of Sefton Council and the Labour Group, Cllr Ian
Maher, Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party, Cllr Sue McGuire, Leader of the
Independent Group, Cllr Maria Bennett and Cllr Ball's Dukes Ward colleagues.
Plans for a Dukes ward by-election are now being looked at with further details
released in due course.