Here’s where council elections are being held in Sussex this May
Most voters across Sussex will head to the polls in May for district, borough and city council elections.
Of the county’s 12 second-tier authorities nine are controlled by the Tories, two by Labour and one by the Lib Dems. Brighton and Hove is currently run by Labour.
5. Crawley Borough Council
All seats are up for election after a boundary review. Of the current 37 seats Labour has 20 and the Tories 17. The new number of seats after the review will be 36.
6. Eastbourne Borough Council
All 27 seats are up for election across the nine wards. The Liberal Democracts currently control the council with 17 councillors
7. East Sussex County Council
No county council seats are up for election. All wards were contested in 2017, with the next elections in 2021.
8. Hastings Borough Council
No seats are up for election as following a boundary review all seats were contested in 2018. The next elections will take place in 2020