Mike was Leader of Cheshire West & Chester Council from 2008-2015 and has been Leader of the Conservative Group since the council was created following local government reform in 2008.
Mike led the council through a unique time, merging three district councils and half of Cheshire County Council into one new authority. All this at the same time as reduction sin funding from national government. Please click here to see some of the achievements of the Council so far.
Cllr Mike Jones was re-elected in May 2015.