The nominees for the borough council elections on May 22 have been published.
The list throws up some interesting battles and re-introduces some old faces.
Former Conservatives, Ali Burke and Lee Gilroy, will be standing for UKIP, while Simon Darroch has also jumped ship from the Tories to UKIP.
Council leader Cllr Howard Bloom has abandoned his Southgate seat and will be standing in Pound Hill South and Worth, alongside fellow Tory and former councillor Beryl MeCrow.
Neither John Denman (Ifield) nor Alan Quirk (Broadfield South) will be standing for re-election.
The candidates for each ward are:
Tina Belben (Con) of Pine Shaw, Pound Hill
Michael Gerard Jones (Lab) of Teesdale, Southgate,
Arshad Khan (Justice Party) of Letchworth Court, Bewbush
Casey Leigh Lavington (UKIP) of Medway Road, Gossops Green.
Corinne Anne Bowen (Con) of Chaldon Road, Broadfield,
Christopher James Brown (UKIP) of Orion Court, Bewbush,
Ian Irvine (Lab) of Sorrel Close, Broadfield
Derek Roy Isaacs (Socialist Party) of Beach Road, Broadfield.
David Noir Bowen (Con) of Chaldon Road, Broadfield,
Mia D Bristow (UKIP) of Lindgren Walk, Broadfield
Tim Lunnon (Lab) of Sprucefield Court, West Green.
David Lee Anderson (LDem) of West Green Drive, West Green,
Carol Eade (Con) of Brambletye Road, Furnace Green,
Allan Peter Griffiths (UKIP) of Waterlea, Furnace Green
Andrew Clifford Skudder (Lab) of Vivienne Close, Langley Green.
John Stanley (Lab) of Tunnmeade, Ifield,
Martin Alan Stone (Con), Mannings Heath, Horsham
Richard W Symonds (Ind) of Lavington Close, Ifield
Steven Michael George Wade (UKIP) of Southwater Close, Ifield.
Andrew Simon Jagger (Con) of Ifield Green, Ifield,
Stephen Joyce (Lab) of Turnpike Place, Langley Green,
Sharon Kennett (UKIP) of St Joan Close, Langley Green
Kevin James Richard Osborne (LDem) of Forest View, Furnace Green.
Julian Charatan (Lab) of Aveling Close, Maidenbower,
Simon Darroch (UKIP) of Waterside Close, Bewbush
Ken Trussell (Con) of St Catherine’s Road, Pound Hill.
Peter Keir Lamb (Lab) of Evans Close, Maidenbower
Raymond Ronald Ward (Con) of Flamsteed Heights, Broadfield.
Pound Hill North
Craig Martin Burke (UKIP) of Blackheath, Pound Hill,
Richard David Burrett (Con) of Brambletye Road, Furnace Green,
Robbie Sharma (Lab) of Loppets Road, Tilgate
Valerie Ann Spooner (LDem) of Binney Court, Pound Hill.
Pound Hill South and Worth
Emma Marie Barton (UKIP) of Horsham Road, West Green,
Howard Stanley Bloom (Con) of Charlwood Green,
Charlwood, Nicholas Dennis (LDem) of Boleyn Close, Maidenbower,
Gillian Dorothy Joyce (Lab) of Turnpike Place, Langley Green,
Beryl Mecrow (Con) of Rother Crescent, Gossops Green
Jason Vine (Lab) of Dalewood Gardens, Northgate.
Lee Richard Gilroy (UKIP) of Langley Drive, Langley Green,
Mike Pickett (Ind) of Malthouse Road, Southgate,
Raj Sharma (Lab) of Furnace Drive, Furnace Green
Jan Tarrant (Con) of Brewer Road, Southgate.
Alison Burke (UKIP) of Blackheath, Pound Hill,
Vanessa Sara Cumper (Con) of West field Road, West Green,
Elke Brigitte Smith (LDem) of Victoria Road, West Green
Karen Sudan (Lab) of Dempsey Walk, Ifield.