Independent 8, Independent aligned to the Conservatives 1. Yorkshire dales country, towns of Skipton and Settle, and a popular area for caving. The Conservatives are allied with some of the Independents.
At byelections on 6 May, the Conservatives held Penyghent while an Independent held Barden Fell. Elections due in 2021 have been postponed by a year to allow a consultation on unitary local government in North Yorkshire.
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