Independent 7, Yorkshire Coast Independents Alliance 5, Cluster of Independent Members 4, no political affiliation 3. Yorkshire coastal resorts, also including Whitby and Filey and the much smaller Robin Hood's Bay. Inland includes some of the North York Moors.
The Secretary of State intends to abolish the council and incorporate it into a unitary North Yorkshire council. Hazel Lynskey (Scalby) moved from Conservative to no political affiliation in May 2021.
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