Local Elections 2016

There are elections for councillors on 22 local councils in the Anglia region on Thursday 5 May along with new Police & Crime Commissioners.

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Tories hold Welwyn Hatfield with slightly reduced majority

The Conservatives have held Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council Credit: ITV News Anglia

The Conservatives have held onto their overall majority on Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council despite losing seats to Labour and the Liberal Democrats.

Boundary changes mean an all-out election, but the number of councillors remains the same.

The Tories have held power in Welwyn since 2002. The party now has a majority of 8 over the other parties.

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