Hartlepool

  • Council Control: NOC
  • Conservatives 3
  • Labour 10
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 0
  • Other 20

Independent Union 9, Socialist Labour Party 5, Independent 3, For Britain 1, UK Independence Party 1, Veterans and Peoples 1. Port and manufacturing town, originally in Durham and then in the former county of Cleveland. Famous as the town which hanged a monkey mistaken for a foreign sailor; the monkey mascot of Hartlepool FC was elected as Mayor in 2002.

Five councillors moved from Labour to Socialist Labour Party in April-May 2019.

Next local elections
2020

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Victoria Road, Hartlepool TS24 8AY

Phone
01429 266522

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2014.58