Cllr Ellie Richards (Aberkenfig) steps down with immediate effect

Councillor Ellie Richards, who represents the Aberkenfig ward on Bridgend County Borough Council, has confirmed that she is stepping down as an elected member with immediate effect.

As a result, a notice of election will be published on 1 February to advertise the vacancy, and a by-election for the seat will be held on 7 March 2024.