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Who are my councillors?

Find out about the political structures of your council and who your local councillor is.

Who are my Lewes District Council councillors?

Political Structure

Lewes District Council has 41 councillors representing the 21 wards which make up the Lewes District. Councillors are elected by those registered to vote in their wards.

The political representation on Lewes District Council is:

  • Green - 16 Councillors
  • Liberal Democrats - 15 Councillors
  • Labour - 9 Councillors
  • Independent Councillor - 1 Councillor

Lewes District Council is currently a hung Council, with no one political party having overall control. Control of the Cabinet is with Councillor Zoe Nicholson as Leader of the Council.

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Who are my Eastbourne Borough Council councillors?

Eastbourne Borough Council has 27 councillors representing the 9 wards which make up the Eastbourne Borough. Councillors are elected by those registered to vote in their wards.

The political representation on Eastbourne Borough Council is:

  • Liberal Democrats - 19 councillors
  • Conservative - 8 councillors

The Liberal Democrats have overall control of the council. Control of the Cabinet is with Councillor Stephen Holt as Leader of the Council.

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