There are no current by-elections.
The ward of Ellen & Gilcrux encompasses the civil parishes of Crosscannonby, Dearham and Gilcrux.
Two councillors are elected to the ward.
On 6th May 2021, there will be a by-election to fill a vacant seat, our candidate is Patrick Gorrill.
Local Councillor and Deputy Leader of Allerdale Borough Council Mark Jenkinson has been selected by local Conservative party activists as their candidate for the next general election.