Broxbourne Borough Council

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Broxbourne Borough Council is the local authority for the Broxbourne non-metropolitan district of Hertfordshire, England. Broxbourne is located in the south-east of Hertfordshire, in the East of England region. The Council itself is based in Cheshunt, the largest settlement in the district.

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The Council consists of 30 elected members, representing ten electoral wards. All ten wards elect three councillors each.

The Council is currently controlled by the Conservatives, who hold 28 of the 30 seats. Labour held three seats all in the Waltham Cross ward, but a by-election held in March 2017 saw the Conservatives gain the seat from Labour, and a sharp increase in the UKIP vote.

The Conservatives have controlled the council since the first election in 1973, making it the nineteenth safest in the country.

Composition

PartyCouncillors
Conservative 28
Labour 2
Total30
Source: Broxbourne Borough Council

Wards

Broxbourne consists of ten wards.

Arms

Coat of arms of Broxbourne Borough Council
Notes
Granted 4th December 1974. [1]
Crest
On a wreath Argent and Gules a demi badger Proper holding in the paws a cross formy Or.
Escutcheon
Per pale wavy Ermine and Gules on a chevron Or between in dexter chief a rose Gules slipped and leaved dimidiated with a thistle slipped Proper in sinister chief an oak tree eradicated Proper fructed Or and in base a Catherine wheel Sable a chevron couped per pale wavy Gules and Ermine.
Motto
Cor Unum Via Una (One Heart One Way)

Coordinates: 51°42′12″N0°02′52″W / 51.7033°N 0.0478°W / 51.7033; -0.0478

  1. "East of England Region". Civic Heraldry of England. Retrieved 8 March 2021.

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