FOUR candidates are standing in a by-election for the Lyngford ward on Taunton Deane Council on Thursday, October 15.

The seat is being contested by Nicola Louise Court (LibDem), Martin Lee Paul Jevon (Labour), Stephanie Ann Lukins (UKIP) and Tonia Sian White (Conservative).

The vacancy was caused by the resignation of LibDem councillor Andy Woolley.