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.
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