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Nottingham is a unitary authority in Nottinghamshire, England. Until 1 April 1998 it was a non-metropolitan district.

Political control

Since the first election to the council in 1973 political control of the council has been held by the following parties:[1]

Non-metropolitan district

Party in control Years
Labour 1973-1976
Conservative 1976-1979
Labour 1979-1987
Conservative 1987-1991
Labour 1991-1998

Unitary authority

Party in control Years
Labour 1997–present

Council elections

Non-metropolitan district elections

Unitary authority elections

City result maps

By-election results

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  1. ^ "Council compositions". The Elections Centre. Retrieved 3 May 2016.
  2. ^ The City of Nottingham (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1976
  3. ^ The Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire (County and District Boundaries) Order 1985
  4. ^ - The City of Nottingham (Electoral Changes) Order 2000. Retrieved on 4 October 2015.
  5. ^ - The City of Nottingham (Electoral Changes) (Amendment) Order 2005. Retrieved on 3 November 2015.