Five people stand for vacant council seat
Five people will contest the by-election for the vacant seat on Peterborough City Council, representing Eye, Thorney and Newborough ward.
The election will be held on Thursday, September 7.
The five candidates (in alphabetical order) are:
Michael Alexander (Green Party) of Wisbech Road, Thorney.
Christian Defeo (Labour and Co-operative Party) of Pasture House Farm, The Causeway, Thorney.
Mary Herdman (UK Independence Party) of Wisbech Road, Thorney.
Callum Robertson (Liberal Democrats) of Lincoln Road, Deeping Gate.
Nigel Simons (Conservative Party) of French Drove, Thorney.