North Yorkshire

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 54
  • Labour 4
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 0
  • Other 11

North Yorkshire Independent 8, Independent unaffiliated 3. The most rural part of Yorkshire, including York itself, the Scarborough/Whitby/Filey coast area, the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales.

The Secretary of State intends to institute a unitary council for North Yorkshire. At byelections on 6 May the Conservatives gained Harrogate Bilton and Nidd Gorge from the Liberal Democrats. Elections due in 2021 have been postponed by a year to allow a consultation on unitary local government. Mike Jordan (South Selby) returned to the Conservatives from the Yorkshire Party in 2021.

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County Hall, Northallerton DL7 8AD

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