Tavish Scott yesterday triggered a by-election in Shetland as he resigned as an MSP to take up a high-profile role with Scottish Rugby.
A by-election sparked by the conviction of a former Tory MP will go ahead just one week after the new prime minister takes over.
Nigel Farage claimed to have “fundamentally changed” British politics despite his party’s narrow defeat as Labour won the Peterborough by-election.
Nigel Farage’s new Brexit Party has failed to secure its first MP as Labour took the Peterborough by-election in a closely-fought contest.
Labour has fought off a strong challenge from Nigel Farage’s new Brexit Party to win the Peterborough by-election.
A by-election in Peterborough to find a replacement for Independent MP Fiona Onasanya is to be held on June 6.
A community group is staging a by-election to recruit a new member so that it can remain afloat.
The Scottish National Party has won another seat on Highland Council after a recording a success in a by-election.
Nine candidates representing the full political spectrum have put themselves forward for election in Highland Council’s Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh ward.
Residents of the Caol and Mallaig Ward will take to the polling station today to elect the successor to the late Councillor Billy MacLachlan.
The Conservatives in Moray have been bolstered once more after winning a by-election.
SNP candidate Patsy Gowans was upbeat in the face of a second defeat at the polls within months yesterday.
Aberdeenshire Council is facing its third election in Inverurie in just eight months after new MP Colin Clark confirmed he will step down from his local role.
Moray Council has issued a reminder that nominations open today for the forthcoming by-election in the Elgin City North ward.
The SNP's hold on Aberdeenshire Council hangs by a thread after the Tories grabbed a shock victory in two by-elections.
Culloden and Ardersier will learn today who will succeed Labour's John Ford as the ward's latest Highland councillor.
The future of Fort George barracks and a furious stink over a local sewage works expansion have dominated the discussion in the run-up to Thursday's Culloden and Ardersier council by-election.
Two by-elections will be held in November following a turbulent few months for Aberdeenshire Council.
Nine candidates will battle it out next month to become the newest Highland councillor.
The SNP have won their 26th council by-election victory in just eight months - putting them on course for a clean sweep of constituencies at May's Holyrood poll.
Moray's SNP group has accused the council's newest member of "duping" voters by going back on a vow not to join the local authority's ruling administration.
The Liberal Democrats have won a Highland Council by-election for the seat vacated by new SNP MSP Drew Hendry.
The wave of support for the SNP showed no signs of abating yesterday, as the party swept to a double by-election victory in Aberdeen.
The SNP's hopes of seizing control of Moray Council were dashed yesterday at the party was defeated in a key by-election.
The SNP's thumping victories in two Aberdeen by-elections left the city council's Labour-led coalition clinging on to power last night.
Independent Dennis Slater was today confirmed as Moray's newest councilor.
Voters in Aberdeen went to the polls yesterday to elect two new city councillors to represent them up to the general council elections in 2017.
Candidates in a Moray Council by-election have reflected on a hard-fought campaign on the eve of tomorrow's crucial vote.
Five candidates will vie for the council seat vacated by former council leader Drew Hendry.
Candidates in an upcoming Moray by-election are preparing to hit the campaign trail this week before voters go to the polls next month.
Prospective Moray councillors have until this afternoon to put themselves forward for the upcoming by-election.
The deadline is looming for candidates wishing to stand in an upcoming Moray Council by-election.