Local elections 2016

People in Newcastle, Gateshead, South Tyneside, North Tyneside, Sunderland, Gateshead, Hartlepool, Craven and Harrogate heading to the polls. Councillors in some wards in each council are up for election. Follow and find all the results here throughout the night.

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Conservatives strengthen control of Harrogate Council

The Conservative Party has increased its majority control of Harrogate Council by two seats following yesterday's local elections.

Following the elections, the breakdown of Harrogate Borough Council is now:

  • 37 Conservative (+2)
  • 15 Lib Dem
  • 2 Independent
  • 0 United Alliance (-2)

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