The Political Make-up of the Council
The Council has 51 Councillors elected to represent you. The Full Council, which is when all 51 Councillors meet together, around nine times a year, decides major policy and sets the amount of Council Tax that you pay to help fund services provided to you by the Council.
You can view a map of wards and their Councillors here.
There are 17 wards each with three elected members. The current political make-up of the Council is as follows:
|Conservative Group||26 Seats||Leader of the Council||Cllr. Nigel Holdcroft|
|Liberal Democrat Group||9 Seats||Leader of the Group||Cllr. Graham Longley|
|Independent Group||9 Seats||Leader of the Group||Cllr. Martin Terry|
|Labour Group||6 Seats||Leader of the Group||Cllr. Ian Gilbert|
Page last updated: 06/03/2014