Staffordshire Moorlands

  • Council Control: Con
  • Conservatives 30
  • Labour 13
  • Liberal Democrats 1
  • Green 0
  • Other 11
  • Vacant 1

Independents 6, Independent Alliance 5. North and west of Stoke-on-Trent, including Biddulph, Leek and Cheadle; also has Alton Towers theme park.

Biddulph West has a vacant seat (held by a non-affiliated councillor). The Independent Alliance were previously Independent members of the Conservative group but separated in May 2022. Michael Bowen (Cheddleton) moved from Conservative to non-aligned, while Norma Hawkins (Horton), Brian Johnson (Leek East) and Phil Routledge (Cheadle North East) moved from Independent to Conservative, in May 2022. The Conservatives gained Cheadle South East from a non-aligned Independent at a byelection on 5 May.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Moorlands House, Stockwell Street, Leek ST13 6HQ

Phone
01538 483483

Website
http://www.staffsmoorlands.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1949.83

Upper tier authority
Staffordshire