Rogate councillor needed

CHICHESTER District Council (CDC) is looking for candidates to represent Rogate after the death of John Kingston, who had fought a long battle with illness.

Anyone wishing to stand can submit nomination documents to the returning officer up to the deadline at 4pm on Friday, September 26.

Nomination documents can be picked up from CDC’s elections office at East Pallant House. They can also be requested by calling 01243 521010 or emailing

If contested, the election will take place on Thursday October 23. Polling stations will be at Milland Memorial Hall, Rake village hall and Rogate village hall.

The polling stations will be open 7am-10pm.

Poll cards will be sent to all registered electors.

Applications to register to vote and for new postal votes must be received by the electoral registration officer before 5pm on Wednesday, October 8.