Conservatives Retain Control of Walsall Council

The Conservative Group remains in control of Walsall Council with the support of other parties following tonight’s Full Council meeting.
Members considered a Notice of Motion to remove Cllr Mike Bird from the office of Leader with immediate effect.
The Motion,submitted by several members of the Labour Group, suggested Cllr Sean Coughlan was appointed as the new Leader of the Council.
29 members were in favour of the Motion and 29 were against, one abstained. Therefore the Motion was not carried and the Conservative Group remain in control.

Walsall Council website