Wyre Forest

  • Council Control: Health Concern/LD/Lab/Green
  • Conservatives 13
  • Labour 2
  • Liberal Democrats 3
  • Green 1
  • Other 13
  • Vacant 1

Independent Community and Health Concern 8 (the Green Party and one Independent also sit in their group), Independent 5. Based on the industrial towns of Kidderminster, Bewdley and Stourport; famous for the political insurgency of the Health Concern group opposed to the closure of Kidderminster hospital A&E.

Franche and Habberley North has a byelection on 16 June (held by Independent Community and Health Concern). The Conservatives gained Franche and Habberley North from Independent Community and Health Concern at a byelection on 30 November.

Next local elections
2023

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
District

Address
Civic Centre, Stourport on Severn DY13 8UJ

Phone
01253 891000

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

Council Tax (Band D)
£2011.54

Upper tier authority
Worcestershire