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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Labour hold North Tyneside council

The Labour Party remains in control of North Tyneside following this year's local elections.

The turnout for the local elections was 56,736 (36.7%).

Labour held all seats as well as gaining two from the Conservatives.

The new make up of the council - 51 Labour, 7 Conservatives, and 2 Liberal Democrats.

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