Forest of Dean Independent Labour 4, Independent 3, Independent non-aligned 3, Green Party 2, Independent aligned with the Green group 1. West Gloucestershire; historic mining area, with the towns of Cinderford and Coleford. Birthplace of playwright Dennis Potter.
Four councillors moved from Labour to Independent Labour in April 2017. The Green Party gained Lydbrook and Ruardean ward from the UK Independence Party at a byelection on 16 February.
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