Second preference votes are being counted for the Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner after no candidate received 50% of the vote.
Second preference votes for the two front runners Coppinger (Lab) and Vickers (Con) will now be counted
No candidate has received 50% of the vote so second preferences will be counted. https://t.co/BNw3HFZjAG
Vera Baird has been re-elected as the Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria.
Results for the Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner are expected soon.
Ron Hogg was re-elected for a second term with more than 50,000 votes.
Here are the numbers of votes cast for each candidate:
- Peter Cutherbertson (Conservative) 18,797
- Ron Hogg (Labour) 50,915
- Craig Martin (Liberal Democrat) 10,060
Labour's Ron Hogg has been re-elected as the Police and Crime Commissioner for Durham.
Turnout for yesterday's election was 17.7%
Remaining dry, and although rather cloudy at times, most parts will see some warm sunny spells.
Feeling cooler in coastal areas as an onshore breeze picks up.
Maximum Temperature 17 °C.
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