About Westover Ward

Westover ward

Bridgwater Westover Ward was created in 2011 and is based on the town centre plus neighbouring residential areas to the West of the River Parrett including Taunton Road, West Street, North Street and Northgate.

In May 2015 elections were held for 3 Town and 2 District councillors. The Labour Party won all 5 seats.

In June 2017 County elections were held for Bridgwater South ward which includes Westover and Hamp. Labour candidate Leigh Redman won the seat.

The next Town and District elections are on May 2nd 2019

Bridgwater Town Council

Sedgemoor District Council

Somerset County Council


Your Westover ward councillors for Town & District are KATHY PEARCE and BRIAN SMEDLEY.

Your current County Councillor (for Bridgwater South) is LEIGH REDMAN

Pat Morley, your 3rd town councillor, will be standing down in May and your new candidate for the 3rd seat on Town Council is LI GIBSON

Westover in Pictures


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