The council consists of 36 councillors representing 20 Wards.
Councillors can combine into political groups. The make up of the groups on the council is currently:
Following the Annual Council meeting on 21 May 2015, the following appointments were made:
Leader of the Council - Cllr J Summers
Deputy Leader of the Council - Cllr Mrs A Welburn
Chairman of the Council - Cllr Mrs A Lawrence
Vice Chairman of the Council - Cllr R Patterson
To carry out its role and functions effectively, the council has set up appropriate political and officer structures to take and implement decisions and employs staff, building and financial resources.
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