Derbyshire Dales: Peter O’Brien, who was elected for the Labour Party but left to sit as an Independent councillor in September, has now returned to the party.
Dudley: Shaz Saleem, who was elected for the Conservative Party in Kingswinford North and Wall Heath ward, has been suspended from the party and is sitting as an Independent councillor. It is noted that the suspension of Anne Millward of Gornal ward has ended and she is back in the Conservative group.
Rochford: Three councillors elected for the Conservatives have left the party group to sit as unaligned councillors. They are James Gooding (Roche South ward), Julie Gooding (Hawkwell West ward), and Jo McPherson (Foulness and The Wakerings ward). As a result the Conservatives no longer have a majority on the council.
Rother: Jay Brewerton, who was elected as an Independent councillor for Bexhill Pebsham and St Michaels ward, has joined the Conservative Party.
Rushcliffe: Benjamin Gray, who was elected for the Labour Party in Lutterell ward but left the party in May 2022, has now joined the Green Party.
Slough: Wayne Strutton, who was elected for the Conservatives in Haymill and Lynch Hill ward, has left the group to sit as an Independent councillor.
Stockport: Amanda Peers and Andy Sorton, both of whom were elected for the Labour Party in Brinnington and Central ward, have left the party to sit as Independent councillors.
Stockton-on-Tees: Steve Matthews, who was elected for the Conservatives in Western Parishes ward, has left the party to sit as an Independent councillor.