Allerdale Independent 14, Moorclose Independent 1, St Michaels Independent 1. North-eastern coast of Cumbria, including Workington, Wigton, Cockermouth and Maryport. Previously a coalmining area; heavy industry is still present along with nuclear connections to nearby Sellafield.
The Secretary of State intends to abolish the council and incorporate it into a west Cumbria unitary council. Stainburn and Clifton has a byelection on 17 February (held by Allerdale Independents). Labour gained Maryport South at a byelection on 25 November.
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