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Sandwell Election Result: Labour keep council control

Labour have kept its overwhelming control over Sandwell Council Credit: ITV News Central

Labour continue to dominate in Sandwell Council's debating chamber, although UKIP now have one new representative in the borough.

Twenty-four seats were up for election, of which Labour won 23. The Green Party and one independent seat will now no longer have representatives in the chamber, and the Tories lost two seats,

The final make up of the council is now: Lab 70, Con 1, UKIP 1

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