Facts and Figures

Area of Town 1,760 acres
Population 12,330 (census 2015)

Total Electorate as at 1 April 2017 = 8424

There are 18 Members of the Council made up of                   

12    Conservative         
5      Labour
1      Liberal Democrat

 

East Ward – Number of electorate = 2,995

Cllr Robert Backhouse
Cllr Dianne Hill
Cllr Nasir Jamil
Cllr Glenn Lester
Cllr Alex Lewis-Grey
Cllr Zulhash Uddin
 

North Ward – Number of electorate = 3,163

Cllr Sheridan Bowie
Cllr John Eldridge
Cllr David Elliott
Cllr Ian Kinghorn
Cllr Mrs Leah Markwell
Cllr Peter Oakford
Cllr Trevor Poile
 
 
West Ward – Number of electorate = 2,266
 
Cllr Nicholas Blackwell
Cllr Fiona Brown
Cllr Graham Munn
Cllr Jason Reeves
Cllr David Street
 

 

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