South Tyneside

  • Council Control: Lab
  • Conservatives 0
  • Labour 45
  • Liberal Democrats 0
  • Green 1
  • Other 5
  • Vacant 3

South Tyneside Independent Alliance 3, Independent 1, Independent Conservative 1. The southern banks of the River Tyne, including the towns of South Shields and Jarrow (still famous for the hunger march of the 1930s).

Horsley Hill and Monkton wards have double vacancy elections on 6 May (all held by Labour). Fellgate and Hedworth has a vacant seat (held by Labour). Angela Hamilton (Beacon and Bents) returned to the Labour whip in 2021.

Next local elections
2021

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)
£1922.86