Independent 2. Central Lancashire; there is a very high muslim population in Blackburn. The non-Labour parties formed a coalition administration in 2007-11.
Ewood, and Livesey with Pleasington wards have vacant seats (held by Labour and the Conservatives respectively). Tasleem Fazal (Billinge and Beardwood) and Andy Kay (Blackburn South East) moved from Labour to Independent in January-February 2020.
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