Your local Rotherham Labour team
Welcome to the official website for Rotherham Labour Group – we are the group of Labour Party councillors in Rotherham. The Labour Group was the largest group of councillors elected to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council in the all-out local elections held in May 2016.
Cllr Chris Read, Leader of Rotherham Council
Cllr Chris Read was first elected and has represented Wickersley ward since May 2011. He became Leader of Rotherham Council in March 2015.
Chris works as Leader of the Council and chairs the council’s Cabinet meetings. He also represents the authority at Sheffield City Region and Chairs the Rotherham Together Partnership.
Chris leads the Labour Group on the Council which is made up of 47 Labour councillors, elected from across the borough.