Richmondshire District Elections

The election to elect 34 Councillors for the Richmondshire District was held in May 2015. The 34 members represent 24 wards with most wards having a single councillor but some larger ones having 2 or 3  councillors.

Since the above elections there have been several by-elections and the current political make-up of the Council is as follows:

 

  • 22 Conservatives
  • 5 Richmondshire Independents
  • 4 Independents
  • 1 non-grouped Independent
  • 1 Liberal Democrats
  • I vacancy for the Reeth Ward

 

The Officers of the Richmondshire Independents are:

 

 

Paul Cullen    Secretary/Treasurer    

Berry Cottage   

Hudswell  

Richmond  DL11 6DA

01748 824150         

cllr.p.cullen@richmondshire.gov.uk

 

Helen Grant  Group Leader         

8  Sleegill   

St Martin’s   

Richmond  DL10 4RH                         

01748  821072

helen@helengrant.wanadoo.co.uk 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

       William Heslop  Nomination Officer

       Sedbury Park Farm

       Gilling West

       Richmond DL10 5LN

       01748 822749

       cllr.w.heslop@richmondshire.gov.uk