Map showing the results of the 2021 Wolverhampton City Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Wolverhampton City Council election

The 2021 City of Wolverhampton Council Election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of City of Wolverhampton Council in England. This was on the same day as other local elections.[1] One-third of the seats were up for election.

Results

2021 Wolverhampton City Council election
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Labour 14 Decrease 5 63.6 30 44 73.3 30,419 47.2 -0.2
  Conservative 8 Increase 5 36.4 7 15 25.0 27,688 43.0 +10.4
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 3,996 6.2 -0.6
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,871 2.9 -2.8
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 1.7 217 0.3 -0.8
  Workers Party 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 146 0.2 New
  TUSC 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 53 0.1 New

Ward results

Bilston East

Bilston East[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Gillian Wildman 1,424 54.52 Increase 4.33
Conservative Christopher Thompson 838 32.08 Increase 18.55
Independent Thomas Fellows 217 8.31 Decrease 27.98
Green Holly Whitmill 133 5.09 N/A
Majority 586 22.43 Increase 8.54
Turnout 2,612
Labour hold Swing

Thomas Fellows stood in the previous election for the UK Independence Party.

Bilston North

Bilston North[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Linda Leach 1,553 59.82 Decrease 1.10
Conservative Rajpal Singh 895 34.48 Increase 17.30
Green Richard Carter 148 5.70 N/A
Majority 658 25.35 Decrease 13.59
Turnout 2,596
Labour hold Swing

Blakenhall

Blakenhall[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Tersaim Singh 2,292 71.94 Increase 12.90
Conservative Mohammed Sohaib 542 17.01 Increase 0.33
Liberal Democrats Patrick Bentley 201 6.31 N/A
Green Keith Gilbert 151 4.74 N/A
Majority 1,750 54.93 Increase 20.17
Turnout 3,186
Labour hold Swing

Bushbury North

Bushbury North[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andrew McNeil 1,670 58.23
Labour Janet Smith 982 34.24
Liberal Democrats Ian Jenkins 117 4.08
Green Rosa van Doorn 99 3.45
Majority 688 23.99
Turnout 2,868
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Bushbury South and Low Hill

Bushbury South and Low Hill[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ian Brookfield 1,421 58.24
Conservative Matt Powis 882 36.15
Green Clive Wood 137 5.61
Majority 539 22.09
Turnout 2,440
Labour hold Swing

East Park

East Park[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Anwen Musten 1,207 54.15
Conservative Steve Hall 882 39.57
Green Benjamin Cole 140 6.28
Majority 325 14.58
Turnout 2,229
Labour hold Swing

Ettingshall

Ettingshall[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Zee Russell 2,359 67.6
Conservative Safyaan Salim 674 19.3
Liberal Democrats David Murray 332 9.5
Green Michelle Webster 124 3.6
Majority 1,685
Turnout 3,489
Labour hold Swing

Fallings Park

Fallings Park[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Chris Burden 1,186 47.1
Conservative Ranjit Dhillon 1,117 44.3
Liberal Democrats Peter Nixon 111 4.4
Green Helen Currie 105 4.2
Majority 69
Turnout 2,519
Labour hold Swing

Graiseley

Graiseley[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Reynolds 1,792 59.2
Conservative Kiran Basra 867 28.7
Green Amy Bertaut 252 8.3
Liberal Democrats Kathryn Ball 114 3.8
Majority 925
Turnout 3,025
Labour hold Swing

Heath Town

Heath Town[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jasbir Jaspal 1,123 47.4
Labour Jaspreet Jaspal 930 39.3
Conservative Fortune Sibanda 658 27.8
Conservative Sucha Sahota 594 25.1
Liberal Democrats Rachel Ashby-Filippin 218 9.2
Green Stephen Petter 174 7.3
Workers Party Alan Russell 146 6.2
Green Ayden Young 127 5.4
Liberal Democrats Alan Bamber 112 4.7
Turnout 4,082
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Merry Hill

Merry Hill[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Wendy Dalton 2,001 56.3
Labour Alan Bolshaw 1,324 37.3
Green Daniel Flynn 227 7.8
Majority 677
Turnout 3,552
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Oxley

Oxley[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Adam Collinge 1,249 45.4
Labour Louise Miles 1,179 42.8
Liberal Democrats Ann Jenkins 143 5.2
Green Mia Clark 130 4.7
TUSC Joshua Allerton 53 1.9
Majority 70
Turnout 2,754
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Park

Park[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Claire Darke 1,640 53.9
Conservative Robert Brotherton 1,049 34.5
Green Rachel Arnold 249 8.2
Liberal Democrats Bryan Lewis 103 3.4
Majority 591
Turnout 3,041
Labour hold Swing

Penn

Penn[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Stephanie Haynes 2,464 54.6
Labour Tom Moreton 1,775 39.6
Green Kathryn Gilbert 271 6.0
Majority 689
Turnout 4,510
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Spring Vale

Spring Vale[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mak Singh 1,401 54.2
Conservative Sian Kumar 977 37.8
Green Duncan Nimmo 209 8.1
Majority 424
Turnout 2,587
Labour hold Swing

St Peters

St Peters[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Qaiser Azeem 1,447 63.2
Conservative Zahid Shah 569 24.9
Green Terry Hancox 272 11.9
Majority 878
Turnout 2,288
Labour hold Swing

Tettenhall Regis

Tettenhall Regis[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Udey Singh 2,242 59.6
Labour Carol Hyatt 1,162 30.9
Green Valerie Wood 210 5.6
Liberal Democrats Julian Donald 150 4.0
Majority 1,080
Turnout 3,764
Conservative hold Swing

Tettenhall Wightwick

Tettenhall Wightwick[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ellis Turrell 2,505 59.5
Conservative Jonathan Crofts 2,470 58.7
Labour Walker Darke 895 21.3
Labour Kashmire Hawker 789 18.7
Green Andrea Cantrill 326 7.7
Green Christopher Brookes 230 5.5
Liberal Democrats Peter Hollis 162 3.8
Liberal Democrats David Marsh 116 2.8
Turnout 4,210
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Wednesfield North

Wednesfield North[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Phil Bateman 1,339 52.8
Conservative Gordon Newell 1,086 42.8
Green Lee Harris 112 4.4
Majority 253
Turnout 2,537
Labour hold Swing

Wednesfield South

Wednesfield South[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andy Randle 1,457 52.1
Labour Jacqui Coogan 1,199 42.9
Green David Belcher 140 5.0
Majority 258
Turnout 2,796
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

References

  1. ^ "NOTICE OF ELECTION City of Wolverhampton Council" (PDF). Wolverhampton.gov.uk. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2021. Retrieved 28 April 2021.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t "STATEMENT OF PERSONS NOMINATED AND NOTICE OF POLL City of Wolverhampton Council" (PDF). Wolverhampton.gov.uk. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 April 2021. Retrieved 28 April 2021.