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

The 2021 Coventry City Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Coventry City Council in England. This was on the same day as other local elections, including the West Midlands mayoral election.[1] One-third of the council's seats were up for election.

Results

2021 Coventry City Council election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Labour 13 Decrease1 68.4 26 39 72.2 33,833 43.6 Decrease2.1
  Conservative 6 Increase1 31.6 9 15 27.8 25,965 33.4 Increase6.5
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 6,711 8.6 Decrease3.3
  Coventry Citizens 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 3,516 4.5 New
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 3,329 4.3 Increase2.4
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 3,105 4.0 Increase3.2
  TUSC 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,108 1.4 New
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 80 0.1 New

Ward results

Bablake

Bablake[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Steve Keough 1,645 35.3 -4.4
Labour Balvinder Kaur 1,304 28.0 -1.7
Independent Glenn Williams 1,226 26.3 N/A
Green Niall Webb 273 5.9 -8.0
Coventry Citizens Tony Middleton 132 2.8 N/A
Liberal Democrats Mark James Perryman 74 1.6 N/A
Majority 341 7.3
Turnout 4,654
Conservative gain from Independent Swing Decrease1.4

Binley and Willenhall

Binley and Willenhall[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Christine Thomas 1,430 37.4 -8.5
Conservative Amarjit Khangura 1,167 30.5 +12.6
Coventry Citizens Paul Cowley 817 21.4 N/A
Green Danny Foulstone 213 5.6 -3.1
Liberal Democrats Nigel Plowman 158 4.1 N/A
TUSC Michael Morgan 37 1.0 N/A
Majority 263 6.9
Turnout 3,822
Labour hold Swing Decrease12.6

Cheylesmore

Cheylesmore[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Barbara Catharina Mosterman 2,003 47.0 +11.7
Labour Rois Ali 1,520 35.7 -7.8
Green John Verdult 336 7.9 -5.9
Liberal Democrats Anna Granger 211 5.0 -2.4
Coventry Citizens Nate Lewis 122 2.9 N/A
TUSC Judy Griffiths 70 1.6 N/A
Majority 483 11.3
Turnout 4,262
Conservative gain from Labour Swing Increase9.8

Earlsdon

Earlsdon[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Antony Tucker 2,619 43.6 +1.6
Conservative Zaid Rehman 2,133 35.5 -4.4
Liberal Democrats Stephen Richmond 590 9.8 +2.1
Green John Finlayson 364 6.1 -4.3
Coventry Citizens Cameron Baxter 252 4.2 N/A
TUSC Adam Harmsworth 52 0.9 N/A
Majority 486 8.1
Turnout 6,010
Labour gain from Conservative Swing Increase3.0

Foleshill

Foleshill[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Shakila Nazir 2,019 45.6 -30.5
Independent Zia Khan 1,536 34.7 N/A
Conservative Raja Meesala 440 9.9 -5.2
Green David Priestley 172 3.9 -5.0
Coventry Citizens Nicola Spalding 123 2.8 N/A
TUSC Jim Hensman 67 1.5 N/A
Liberal Democrats Paul Newland 66 1.5 N/A
Majority 483 10.9
Turnout 4,423
Labour hold Swing Decrease32.6

Henley

Henley[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ed Ruane 2,237 56.1 +5.8
Conservative Laura Frances Ridley 1,154 29.0 +12.7
Green Lesley Clare Sim 219 5.5 -3.8
Coventry Citizens Charlie Ann Wilson 162 4.1 N/A
Liberal Democrats Thomas Andrew Shakespeare 156 3.9 N/A
TUSC Ian Christopher Wardle 57 1.4 N/A
Majority 1,083 27.1
Turnout 3,985
Labour hold Swing Decrease3.5

Holbrook

Holbrook[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Rachel Lancaster 1,744 43.0 -7.3
Green Stephen Robert George Gray 1,419 35.0 +14.8
Conservative Zeeshan Qazi 668 16.5 +1.1
Coventry Citizens Alan Gavin 166 4.1 N/A
Liberal Democrats Anna Margaret Richmond 59 1.5 N/A
Majority 355 8.0
Turnout 4,056
Labour hold Swing Decrease11.1

Longford

Longford[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour George Arthur Duggins 2,229 57.0 -0.7
Conservative Balbir Singh Dhami 861 22.0 +10.3
Independent Jim Bench 343 8.8 -1.5
Green Joe McAvoy-Boss 188 4.8 -1.7
Liberal Democrats Jaspal Singh Bahara 151 3.9 N/A
Coventry Citizens Ian Arthur Rogers 139 3.6 N/A
Majority 1,368 35.0
Turnout 3,911
Labour hold Swing Decrease5.5

Lower Stoke

Lower Stoke[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Catherine Miks 2,327 53.0 -2.0
Conservative Michael Arthur Ballinger 1,229 28.0 +15.3
Green Esther Mary Reeves 393 9.0 -4.6
Coventry Citizens Lorna Karen Williams 174 4.0 N/A
Liberal Democrats Andre Escorcio Rodrigues Soares 168 3.8 N/A
TUSC John O'Sullivan 100 2.3 N/A
Majority 1,098 25.0
Turnout 4,391
Labour hold Swing Decrease8.7

Radford

Radford[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Mal Mutton 1,846 54.1 -0.3
Conservative Neil Worwood 835 24.5 +10.1
Green Jules Spriddle 299 8.8 -1.6
Coventry Citizens Irena Bosworth 187 5.5 N/A
TUSC Dave Anderson 124 3.6 N/A
Liberal Democrats Jonathan David Ward 121 3.5 N/A
Majority 1,011 29.6
Turnout 3,412
Labour hold Swing Decrease5.2

Sherbourne

Sherbourne[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Ryan Martin Thomas Simpson 1,771 42.2 +9.2
Labour Amanda Eccles 1,672 39.8 +5.1
Green George Brian Teggin 361 8.6 -2.9
Liberal Democrats Nukey Proctor 189 4.5 -1.9
Coventry Citizens Sian Jones 143 3.4 N/A
TUSC Aidan Spencer O'Toole 62 1.5 N/A
Majority 99 2.4
Turnout 4,198
Conservative gain from Labour Swing Increase2.1

St Michael's

St Michael's[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Naeem Akhtar 2,028 66.6 -1.9
Conservative Daniel James Partington 385 12.6 +3.9
TUSC Dave Nellist 274 9.0 N/A
Green Allan Aspinall 166 5.4 -2.0
Coventry Citizens Karen Wilson 100 3.3 N/A
Liberal Democrats Benoit David Jones 94 3.1 N/A
Majority 1,643 54.0
Turnout 3,047
Labour hold Swing Decrease2.9

Upper Stoke

Upper Stoke[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Kamran Asif Caan 1,865 53.9 +3.5
Conservative Gurdeep Singh Sohal 900 26.0 +5.7
Green Laura Katerhine Vesty 289 8.3 -4.6
Liberal Democrats Caroline Dorothy Solange Spence 179 5.2 N/A
Coventry Citizens Thomas Watts 168 4.9 N/A
TUSC Terri Hersey 62 1.8 N/A
Majority 965 27.9
Turnout 3,463
Labour hold Swing Decrease1.1

Wainbody

Wainbody[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Anthony Blundell 2,427 55.6 +7.8
Labour John Philip Tallentire 1,324 30.3 +3.9
Green Becky Finlayson 310 7.1 -3.8
Liberal Democrats James Morshead 213 4.9 -4.1
Coventry Citizens George Ireland 93 2.1 N/A
Majority 1,103 25.3
Turnout 4,367
Conservative hold Swing Increase2.0

Westwood

Westwood[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Asha Masih 1,816 44.2 +3.1
Labour Abdul Jobbar 1,382 33.6 +1.1
Green Jess Marshall 454 11.0 -1.3
Liberal Democrats Jamie Simpson 191 4.6 N/A
Coventry Citizens Danielle Stringfellow 101 2.5 N/A
TUSC Jim Donneley 85 2.1 N/A
Reform UK Iddrisu Sufyan 80 1.9 N/A
Majority 434 12.6
Turnout 4,109
Conservative hold Swing Increase1.0

Whoberley

Whoberley[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jayne Innes 1,936 47.5 +2.2
Conservative Jackie Gardiner 1,310 32.1 +11.2
Green Anne Patterson 500 12.3 -8.6
Liberal Democrats Russell David Field 195 4.8 N/A
Coventry Citizens Teri Fogden 138 3.4 N/A
Majority 626 15.4
Turnout 4,079
Labour hold Swing Decrease4.5

Woodlands

Woodlands[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Gary Christopher Ridley 2,773 57.8 +9.7
Labour Mark Leslie Farr 1,454 30.3 +0.3
Liberal Democrats Andy Hilton 254 5.3 N/A
Green Sudhir Kumar Sard 152 3.2 -6.7
Coventry Citizens Marcus Luke Paris Fogden 110 2.3 N/A
TUSC Sarah Stephanie Smith 58 1.2 N/A
Majority 1,319 27.5
Turnout 4,801
Conservative hold Swing Increase4.7

Wyken

Wyken[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Labour Angela Betty Hopkins 1,504 38.9
Labour Robert Richard Thay 1,393 36.0
Conservative Manjeet Rai 1,304 33.7
Conservative Myooran Srikantha 1,144 29.6
Green Chrissie Lynn Brown 348 9.0
Liberal Democrats Juliet Emily Sarah Thomas 260 6.7
Green Cathy Wattebot 255 6.6
Coventry Citizens Gary Ronald Cooper 195 5.0
Coventry Citizens Sunny Singh Braitch 194 5.0
TUSC Farie Madzikanda 60 1.6
Turnout 3,870
Labour hold
Labour hold

References

  1. ^ "City Council, Police and Crime Commissioner and Mayor of the West Midlands Combined Authority - Elections on 6 May 2021". Coventry.gov.uk. Retrieved 7 May 2021.
  2. ^ Harris, Tristan (7 May 2021). "FINAL RESULTS – Coventry City Council Election – Labour finish with 13, Conservatives on 6". Coventry Observer. Retrieved 10 May 2021.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r "Candidates for Coventry City Council Local Elections - 6 May 2021". Coventry.gov.uk. Archived from the original on 17 April 2021. Retrieved 25 April 2021.