St Edmundsbury

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 32
  • Labour 2
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • UKIP 1
  • Other 8
  • Vacant 2

Independent ungrouped 4, Haverhill Indys 2, Green Party 1, Independent allied with Labour and Greens 1. In west Suffolk, a coded way of referring to Bury St Edmunds; the district also includes the London overspill town of Haverhill. Shares a chief executive with Forest Heath district.

The council will merge with Forest Heath in 2019 to form West Suffolk. Haverhill East and Haverhill North wards have byelections on 3 May (both held by the Conservatives). Labour held St Olaves ward at a byelection on 12 April. Anthony Williams (Haverhill North) moved from UK Independence Party to Independent in February 2018.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Western Way, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3YU

Phone
01284 763233

Website
http://www.westsuffolk.gov.uk

Council Tax (Band D)
£1674.35

Upper tier authority
Suffolk

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