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Display councillors information

This article will show you how to insert web controls into a page to display councillor information on your website, and the filter option for councillor lists.

  1. Right click on your root councillors folder and select New Content. The Create New Content window will appear.
  2. Click Web Page and then select your standard web page template, click Close.
  3. A new page will be created, give the page a title (eg. Councillors-listing) and click Save.
  4. In the editable area of the page, right click to bring up the contextual menu. Select Insert Webcontrol and make any changes needed to the web control settings. Click Save, then Submit & Approve.

Web controls

Councillors Record

For more customisation and details of the other settings within this web control, you can refer to our common web control settings list.

Insert Webcontrol > Councillors & Committees > Councillors Record

Control settings

Show Political Party

This checkbox determines whether or not any entered political party will be displayed, as set in the taxonomy.

Show Committee Membership

This checkbox determines whether or not any entered committee membership will be displayed.

Show Elected Date

This checkbox determines whether or not any entered election date will be displayed.

Councillors Listing

Insert Webcontrol > Councillors & Committees > Councillors Listing

Control settings

Display Mode

Choose from the dropdown options: party, role, ward or Cabinet Member.

Show Party Filter

Setting this option displays the political party filter options.

Show Name Filter

Setting this option displays the name filter options.

Show Ward Filter

Setting this option displays the ward filter options.

Show Role Filter

Setting this option displays the role filter options.

Show Telephone

This checkbox determines whether or not any telephone number will be displayed.

Show Email

This checkbox determines whether or not any email will be displayed.

Councillors Filter

Insert Webcontrol > Councillors & Committees > Councillors Filter

Control settings

Show Party Filter

Setting this option displays the political party filter options.

Show Name Filter

Setting this option displays the name filter options.

Show Ward Filter

Setting this option displays the ward filter options.

Show Role Filter

Setting this option displays the role filter options.