Bolton Council is reminding residents to register if they want to vote in the upcoming Crompton by-election on Thursday 11 February.

Residents of the Crompton ward must be registered to vote by Tuesday January 26.  Applications for postal votes must be made by 5pm on Wednesday January 27. Residents can register to vote by visiting or apply for a postal vote by visiting or by calling 01204 331248.

Voting for the by-election will be from 7am to 10pm on Thursday February 11 and there will be six polling venues across the ward; Crompton Children’s Centre; Mobile Station, Cross Street; Cobden Community Centre; St Paul’s C of E School; St Columba’s RC Primary and St Paul’s Top School, Halliwell Rd.