City Independents 11, Independent 2. The potteries city, based on several towns which grew together. The council had a directly-elected Mayor, followed by an infamously fissiparous local political structure before full council elections in 2011.
Moorcroft ward is vacant (held by Labour). Randolph Conteh (Penkhull and Stoke) moved from City Independents to Independent in July 2020.
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