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Other parties elected included Poole People (7), Labour (3), the Greens (2), the Alliance for Local Living (1) and UKIP (1), alongside 11 independents.

- Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council

In Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council, the councillor Felicity Rice sits as Alliance for Local Living Independent Candidate as part of the Poole People and ALL Group, and in Dorset Council the four members sit as the Alliance for Local Living Group

- Alliance for Local Living
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Council composition after the election

2019 Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council election

Council composition after the election

The 2019 Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council election took place on 2 May 2019 to elect the inaugural members of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council in England, formed from the former unitary authorities of Bournemouth and Poole, and borough of Christchurch.

Alongside the national parties, several localist groups also stood for election, such as the Poole People, Alliance for Local Living and the Engage parties, as well as the informal Christchurch Independents group.

Poole People Party

Movement and local political party in Poole, Dorset, England.

Movement and local political party in Poole, Dorset, England.

Defining itself as neither left or right wing, the party has stood in elections for the former Poole Borough Council and the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council which replaced it.

On the council it is part of the Poole Independents Group, which includes all three Poole People Councillors, one Alliance for Local Living (ALL) Councillor and one independent Councillor.

The Greater London Authority and 10 combined authorities of England, as of December 2021.

Dorset Council (UK)

Unitary local authority in England covering most of the ceremonial county of Dorset.

Unitary local authority in England covering most of the ceremonial county of Dorset.

The Greater London Authority and 10 combined authorities of England, as of December 2021.

One was formed from the unitary authorities of Bournemouth and Poole which merged with the non-metropolitan district of Christchurch to create a unitary authority known as Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council.

The Independents subsequently sat as the Alliance for Local Living Group, and in October 2019 Rowell and Wyke Councillor left the Labour party to sit as an independent, leaving Labour with just one seat.