Independents 8, Babergh Unionists 2, Independent Conservatives 2. Southern Suffolk, including Constable country; Sudbury is the only large town. The council is in a partnership with Mid Suffolk; a referendum narrowly rejected merger in 2011.
Alan Ferguson (South Cosford) and Si?n Dawson (Hadleigh North) moved from Independent Conservative to Conservative in October 2018.
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