Farnworth and Kearsley First 5, Independent 4, Bolton Independent Group 3, Horwich and Blackrod First Independents 3, One Kearsley 1, UK Independence Party 1. A large district in Greater Manchester, north-west of Manchester itself; includes Farnworth, Westhoughton and Horwich.
David Evans (Little Lever and Darcy Lever) moved from Labour to Independent in May 2021. Bernadette Eckersley-Fallon (Westhoughton North and Chew Moor) moved from Liberal Democrat to Conservative in April 2021. Beverley Fletcher (Breightmet) and Diane Parkinson (Hulton) moved from Conservative to Independent, while Anna-Marie Watters (Westhoughton South) moved from Independent to Conservative, in January 2021.
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