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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Reported recount for Cleadon and East Boldon on South Tyneside

It's believed there is a recount being ordered for the only Tory seat on South Tyneside Council.

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