Leeds

LAB Hold
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 63 Seats +/- 0
Conservative Seats 18 Seats +/- 0
Liberal Democrat Seats 9 Seats +/- -1
Independent Seats 6 Seats +/- 0
Green Party Seats 3 Seats +/- +1

Council background

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

Latest updates Leeds City Council

11.12.2014

11:41

Agency closure to save £1m a year

The publicly-funded investment agency for Leeds should be wound-up to save almost £1m, a report for Leeds City Council recommends.

09.12.2014

11:30

Almost 500 town hall jobs at risk

A total of 475 jobs could be lost as council leaders in Leeds face making savings of £76m next year.

01.12.2014

15:04

Yorkshire could get 'metro mayors'

South and West Yorkshire could be run by a new London-style directly elected mayor if the chancellor proposes new plans.

20.11.2014

13:40

Review of council care homes closure

The proposed closure of three council-run care homes and day centres in Leeds is to go out to public consultation as the council faces budget cuts.

03.11.2014

14:02

Teacher's murder 'brutal and cowardly'

Chief Superintendent Paul Money describes the murder of Leeds teacher Ann Maguire as a "cold-blooded, brutal and cowardly act", as a 16-year-old boy is jailed for life for her killing.

15.10.2014

16:03

Leeds libraries' opening hours cut

Opening hours at libraries in Leeds are being reduced to save £300,000 in "staffing costs".

29.09.2014

14:18

Memorial for stab death teacher

Hundreds of people have gathered at a memorial service for a teacher who was stabbed to death at a school in Leeds.

19.09.2014

16:21

City park-and-ride gets go-ahead

Planning permission is granted for an £8.5m 1000-space park-and-ride site in Leeds.

10.09.2014

14:13

Cycling champion gets civic honour

Cycling champion Beryl Burton is posthumously awarded Freedom of the City of Leeds, nearly 20 years after her death.

05.08.2014

15:06

Allotment holders win rent battle

Allotment holders win a legal battle against plans to almost double rental charges.
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