Independent group 6, individual Independent 6. Easternmost valley of South Wales, along the Afon Lwyd. Main towns are Cwmbran (new town with steelworks), Pontypool, and Blaenavon.
Abersychan, Cwmynyscoy and New Inn have vacant seats (held by an Independent, Labour, and the Conservatives respectively). Dave Thomas (Llantarnam) is aligned to the Brexit Party but remains an Individual Independent on the council.
Next local elections