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Councillors

The council of the Royal Borough of Greenwich is composed of 51 councillors and is a Labour-held borough. The current composition is 43 Labour councillors and 8 Conservative councillors.

Each councillor is elected by the voters in one of the 17 wards that make up the Royal Borough. Each ward is represented by three councillors. Whole-council elections take place every 4 years.

The current Leader of the Royal Borough of Greenwich and Chair of Cabinet is Councillor Denise Hyland. The Labour Party holds the majority of seats in the Royal Borough of Greenwich and is, therefore, the 'majority group'.

Portfolios for each member can be found here.

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