Political Structure

Council elections take place every four years the current political make up is as follows:

The next election will take place in May 2019. Councillor Richard Jackson took over as Leader of the Council after his party won overall majority in 2015.

 

Current political make up:

2015

  • Conservative - 27
  • Labour - 12
  • Liberal Democrat - 4
  • Independent - 1

See the full results of the 2015 election here or find our how to contact Your Councillor.

Previous years:

2011

  • Conservative - 18
  • Labour - 17
  • Liberal Democrat - 9

2007

  • Conservative - 16
  • Lib Democrat - 15
  • Labour - 10
  • Independent - 2
  • British National party - 1

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Page Last Updated: 21/03/2016