Gateshead Borough Council
Election on 2 May 2019
There is a Local Council election for voters in Gateshead Borough Council.
Current council make-up
Party seats in English Local elections, 2018

Total council seats: 66

Labour
54 seats
Liberal Democrats
12 seats
Other
0 seats
Green Party
0 seats
Gateshead Borough Council results for English Local elections, 2018

Share of election votes

Votes Share Seats won Seats change Seats total
Labour
28,004 53.0% 19 54
Liberal Democrats
13,993 26.5% 4 12
Conservative
7,647 14.5%
Green Party
2,199 4.2%
Other
733 1.4%
UK Independence Party
306 0.6%
Demographics in Gateshead Borough Council

Unemployment rate

5%
High
Ranked of 36

Levels of poor health

8%
Ranked of 36

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.4%
Low
Ranked of 36

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

Northumbria police area
Upcoming elections
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2016 Police Commissioner Election results
Police area Northumbria
Winner
Commissioner
Northumbria results for Police and Crime Commissioner election, 2016

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Vera Baird
Lab 180,479 55.3% -0.7
Stewart Hay
Con 58,713 18.0% -7.6
Melanie Hurst
UKI 52,293 16.0% +5.5
Jonathan Wallace
Lib 34,757 10.7% +2.9
Party spending in 2016
Party spending in Northumbria

Gateshead Borough Council
Upcoming elections
No upcoming election found for this area
2014 European election results
Region North East
Winner Labour
Seats 3
MEPs 2 Labour, 1 UK Independence Party
EU Referendum Results
Votes for Gateshead Borough Council
Leave

56.85%

Remain

43.15%

Council result: Leave
North East results for European Parliament election, 2014

Share of region votes: North East region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Labour Lab
221,988 36.5% 2
UK Independence Party UKIP
177,660 29.2% 1
Conservative Con
107,733 17.7%
Liberal Democrats LD
36,093 5.9%
Green Party Gre
31,605 5.2%
British National Party BNP
10,360 1.7%
Other Oth
23,213 3.8%
Elected regional members for North East region
Party
Judith Kirton-Darling
Labour Lab
Paul Brannen
Labour Lab
Jonathan Arnott
UK Independence Party UKIP
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Party spending in 2014
Party spending in Gateshead Borough Council
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Demographics in Gateshead Borough Council

Unemployment rate

5%
High
Ranked of 36

Levels of poor health

8%
Ranked of 36

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.4%
Low
Ranked of 36

Age

Housing

Ethnicity