We currently have 51 Councillors representing 17 wards across the city.
There are three seats in each of the 17 wards that make up the city. One seat in each of the wards is re-elected every year for three successive years out of four. The next local election will take place on Thursday 3rd May 2018.
The next Local Election is scheduled for Thursday 3rd May 2018. Polling will be between 7.00am and 10.00pm at venues across the city. The next UK Parliamentary Election must take place on or before Thursday 7th May 2020.