Independent Group 5, Independent 1. The south-easternmost county of Wales, wrongly annexed in England by Henry VIII. Farming area with small market towns (Caldicot, Usk, Abergavenny); Chepstow on the Severn estuary is more industrial.
The Conservatives held St Kingsmark at a byelection on 1 April. Alan Davies (Green Lane) moved from Labour to Independent in February 2021.
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