Shropshire

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 47
  • Labour 7
  • Liberal Democrats 11
  • Green 1
  • Other 7
  • Vacant 1

Independent 3, non-affiliated 2, Brexit Party 1, Health Concern 1; the Green and Health Concern councillors are in the Independent group. County unitary authority on the border with Wales; largely rural but including the market town of Shrewsbury which is expanding.

Bishop's Castle has a byelection on 12 September (held by the Liberal Democrats). The Conservatives held Meole at a byelection on 15 August. Clare Aspinall (Oswestry East) moved from Conservative to Brexit Party in August 2019.

Next local elections
2021

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Unitary

Address
Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND

Phone
01743 251000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£1778.96