Candidates announced for parish council elections

Photo: Paul Downey.

The candidates for next month’s parish elections in Richmondshire have been published.

The May 5 poll will see elections for new councillors in four parishes – Arkengarthdale, Manfield (part of Manfield and Cliffe), Newsham and Croft-on-Tees.

The seats in the remaining 68 parishes/parish wards are uncontested.

The elections are on the same day as voting for North Yorkshire County Council and the new North Yorkshire Council.

Full listings for all the candidates for these elections can be found at