Bournemouth

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 50
  • Labour 0
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • UKIP 0
  • Other 4

Independent 3, Green Party 1. Dorset seaside resort, with a large conference centre frequently used for political conferences (eg Kinnock speech in 1985). Was until 2007 a Liberal Democrat stronghold.

The council is due to be merged with Poole and Christchurch as from 1 April 2019. Chris Mayne (West Southbourne) moved from Conservative to Independent in December 2018.

Next local elections
2019

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Bourne Avenue, Bournemouth BH2 6DY

Phone
01202 451451

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1718.2

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