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Conservative Andy Street has been elected the first Metro Mayor of the West Midlands.
He beat off Labour MEP and former MP for Birmingham Erdington Sion Simon.
Speaking after the results, Simon said the West Midlands election was overshadowed by national issues.
- Andy Street - 2,260
- Siôn Simon - 2,476
- Andy Street - 3,306
- Siôn Simon - 2,446
- Andy Street - 2,186
- Siôn Simon - 1,811
- Andy Street -2,213
- Siôn Simon - 3,236
- Andy Street - 2,981
- Siôn Simon - 2,256
- Andy Street - 1,712
- Siôn Simon - 1,96
- Andy Street - 73,578
- Siôn Simon - 95,098
Labour candidate Siôn Simon and Conservative Andy Street are the two left in the race for the position of West Midlands Mayor.
Political Correspondent, Alison Mackenzie is at the Barclaycard Arena, one of seven locations, where votes for the first elected West Midlands Metro Mayor are being counted.
Today's confirmed turnout is 26.68%.
Latest ITV News reports
The first ever West Midlands Mayor joined us live on our programme after the results were in.
Andy Street came out on our ITV News Central battle bus during the campaign and talked of his renewal plan for the West Midlands.