There are 60 councillors for 20 wards. Three councillors represent each ward with one seat (one third of the council) elected each year.
Elections are scheduled for 6th May 2021.
Labour: 49 Councillors
Conservative: 6 Councillors
Independent: 1 Councillor
Liberal Democrat: 1 Councillor
Majority group: Labour
Elected Mayor: Labour
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