Dorset

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 28
  • Labour 3
  • Liberal Democrats 13
  • UKIP 0
  • Other 1

Green Party 1. South coast county, including the Jurassic coast, Purbeck peninsula, Portland Bill and the retirement town of Christchurch. Works unusually closely with its district councils.

Mike Byatt (Weymouth Town) moved from Labour to Conservative in February 2017. The Conservatives gained a second seat in Ferndown division from the UK Independence Party on 1 December.

Next local elections
2017

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
County

Address
Colliton Park, Dorchester DT1 1XJ

Phone
01305 251000

Website
http://www.dorsetforyou.com/

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