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Election 2012: Peterborough

Political composition of Peterborough Council following the 2012 local elections. Photo: ITV Anglia


Conservative majority: 9

The Conservative majority has been reduced further after the party lost three seats.

One of six unitary councils in the Anglia region where all the local services are run by a single council rather than two as in most areas.

New council: Con 33 (-3), Lab 11 (+5), Others 9 (-3), LD 4 (+1)

2011 share of the vote

Con 43%, Lab 31%, Others 22%, LD 4%

2008 share of the vote

Con 52%, Others 21%, Lab 18%, LD 9%,

Electorate: 134,628

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