Conservatives gained a seat from Liberal Democrats in Bristol and held a seat in Horsham. Labour held a seat in a deferred poll in Stockport. Liberal Democrats gained a seat from Conservatives in Broadland. Lincolnshire Independents gained a seat from Conservatives in North Kesteven.
Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid, has announced details of an independent review of the processes and procedures that underpin the Ministry’s governance of the business rates system.