Independent 3, Green Party 2. Former mining town north of Walsall, also including Rugeley. Part of the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership.
At byelections on 7 September Labour gained Hednesford Green Heath and the Green Party gained Hednesford South, both from the Conservatives. Maureen Freeman (Cannock South) moved from Labour to Independent in August 2017. Martyn Buttery (Hawks Green) and Stephanie Whitehouse (Etching Hill and Heath) moved from UK Independence Party to Conservative in July 2017.
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