Wakefield

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 3
  • Labour 56
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 0
  • Other 1

Independent 1. Yorkshire cathedral city in the middle of an industrial, ex-mining area. The 'Rhubarb Triangle' is in the area, as are the power station of Ferrybridge and Kellingly colliery.

Nadiah Sharp (Wrenthorpe and Outwood) moved from Labour to Independent in December 2023.

Next local elections
2026

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
Metrop

Address
Wood Street, Wakefield WF1 2HQ

Phone
01924 306090

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2079.8

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