Gainsborough Independents 2, Independent 2 (one of whom supports the Conservatives), Lincolnshire Independent 2. North of Lincoln, and south of Scunthorpe, with some agriculture. The principal town of the district is Gainsborough, with Market Rasen next largest.
The Conservatives held Torksey at a byelection on 24 October. Jeff Summers (Waddingham and Spital) moved from Conservative to Independent in September 2019.
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