Cannock Chase

LAB Hold
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 25 Seats +/- +1
United Kingdom Independence Party Seats 6 Seats +/- +4
Conservative Seats 6 Seats +/- -4
Liberal Democrat Seats 3 Seats +/- -2
Independent Seats 1 Seats +/- +1

Council background

Type
District Council
Seats up
13 seats up for election - Third
Boundary change
No

Latest updates Cannock Chase Council

16.02.2017

17:48

Worker breaks wrist trying to clear fly-tipped waste

BBC Radio Stoke

A council worker's broken his wrist while trying to remove fly-tipped waste in Staffordshire

Cannock Chase Council says a load of around 2.5 tonnes had been dumped near Norton Canes.

The authority says the member of staff was working on the site and stumbled, breaking a bone in his wrist. 

The council says the incident's being treated as an accident at work and is being investigated.

06.05.2016

08:02

Labour narrowly retains Cannock Chase

The Labour Party narrowly retains power in Cannock Chase.

05.05.2016

22:12

Polls shut in council and PCC elections

Voting ends in elections in Staffordshire.
07:01

Polls open in council and PCC elections

Voting begins in elections being held Staffordshire.

12.04.2016

13:16

Parties dancing round the May poll

May polls offer first big test of opinion since general election

01.03.2016

15:53

Could a white bag save deer lives?

White bags have been placed on top of roadside posts at a Staffordshire beauty spot to try to prevent motorists hitting deer.

11.05.2015

08:14

Conservatives make gains in Midlands

In a reflection of the national result, the Conservatives make gains in council elections in the Midlands.

08.05.2015

16:55

Labour retain Cannock control

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Labour maintain overall control of Cannock Chase council with 22 seats, but the Conservatives increase their number of seats from five to 12.

02.07.2014

17:50

Graves 'inaccessible' to mourners

Families of people buried at a Cannock graveyard have had to take over the site's maintenance themselves because the tombstones have become hidden by grass.
17:44

Graveyard 'inaccessible' to mourners

Overgrown grass prevents people visiting the graves of loved ones in Staffordshire.
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