New leader for Dorset Council Conservatives

New leader for Dorset Council Conservatives

Published by Maria Greenwood at 8:01am 8th May 2019. (Updated at 8:03am 8th May 2019)

Spencer Flower is voted in.

Councillor Spencer Flower has been declared as the new leader of the Dorset Council Conservatives.

Tory group members voted Cllr Flower in at their first meeting since the local elections.

Cllr Flower said: "I am delighted to have been given the support of colleagues in what will be a very demanding role."

Councillor Peter Wharf (pictured below) has been appointed as Deputy Group Leader.


Peter Wharf


The leader of Dorset Council will be elected at the Annual Council Meeting on Thursday 16th May.

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