Crawley

LAB Gain from CON
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 20 Seats +/- +4
Conservative Seats 16 Seats +/- -4
United Kingdom Independence Party Seats 1 Seats +/- 0

Council background

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

Latest updates Crawley Borough Council

16.02.2017

20:01

Council budgets: A Sussex look

Ben Weisz
Political reporter, BBC Sussex

We're right in the middle of budget season - and with all our district councils putting together their budget plans at the moment, I thought I'd put together a handy guide to what they're all up to. 

Here's what's happening to your council tax next year. 

Image caption Click the link to find out what's happening to council tax in your area

06.05.2016

20:10

Labour and Tories hold on to councils

The Conservative Party keeps control of Adur and Worthing councils while Labour holds on to Crawley and Hastings.

28.04.2016

18:15

Local council elections in Sussex

Parts of Sussex will head to the polls on Thursday 5 May for local elections - find out who your candidates are.

15.11.2015

15:37

Planning approval for cemetery granted

Work on a new cemetery in West Sussex is due to begin next year after planning permission was granted.

04.08.2015

18:54

Town square redevelopment approved

Work is to begin early next year to redevelop a West Sussex shopping area with the aim of attracting more visitors to the town.

28.06.2015

19:02

Two-month amnesty on tenancy fraud

A two-month tenancy fraud amnesty will run through the summer in Crawley so people can hand back keys without facing questions.

08.05.2015

17:29

Labour keeps control in Crawley

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Labour has narrowly kept control of Crawley Borough Council despite losing two seats to the Conservatives.

The council, where one third of the 37 seats were contested, is now made up of 19 Labour and 18 Conservatives.

Labour previously had a majority of five.

27.01.2015

17:00

Council backs second Gatwick runway

East Sussex County Council votes in favour of expanding Gatwick Airport with a second runway.

21.12.2014

12:59

Girlguiding campsite to be cemetery

A Girlguiding campsite in West Sussex is to become a new cemetery for Crawley after an eight-year hunt to find suitable land.

06.09.2014

15:37

'Last chance' for new homes comments

Consultation on a plan for nearly 5,000 homes in Crawley is held before it goes before a planning inspector.
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