South Tyneside

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 0
  • Labour 47
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 1
  • Other 6

Independent 6. The southern banks of the River Tyne, including the towns of South Shields and Jarrow (still famous for the hunger march of the 1930s).

Angela Hamilton (Beacon and Bents) moved from Labour to Independent in October 2019. Glenn Thompson (Westoe) is a Brexit Party Parliamentary candidate but an Independent councillor.

Next local elections
2020

Election cycle
Thirds

Local authority type
Metrop

Address
Westoe Road, South Shields NE33 2RL

Phone
0191 427 1717

Website
http://www.southtyneside.info/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1783.79