2021 Crawley Borough Council Election
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21 of the 36 seats to Crawley Borough Council
19 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Conservative Labour Independent
Seats before 17 18 1
Seats won 1 0 0
Seats after 18 17 1
Seat change Increase 1 Decrease 1 Steady
Popular vote 14,909 12,129 287
Percentage 48.6% 39.5% 0.9%

Crawley UK local election 2021 map.svg
Winner in each ward for the 2021 Crawley Borough Council election

Council control before election

No overall control

Council control after election

No overall control

The 2021 Crawley Borough Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Crawley Borough Council in West Sussex, England.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections.

Results summary

2021 Crawley Borough Council election[2][3]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 8 Increase 1 57.1 10 18 50.0 14,909 48.6 +2.1
  Labour 6 Decrease 1 42.9 11 17 47.2 12,129 39.5 -7.5
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 2.8 287 0.9 New
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 2,053 6.7 +3.3
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,270 4.1 +1.7
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 59 0.2 New

Ward results

Bewbush & North Broadfield

Bewbush & North Broadfield
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michael Jones 1,045 48.3 +0.6
Conservative David Brades 744 34.4 +15.0
Green Richard Kail 283 13.1 -1.8
Liberal Democrats Shamsul Arfin 92 4.3 -3.7
Majority 301 13.9
Turnout 2,164 29.7 +5.7
Labour hold Swing Decrease7.2

Broadfield

Broadfield
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Kiran Khan 1,095 49.7 -10.7
Conservative Craig Burke 964 43.7 +4.1
Liberal Democrats Parveen Khan 145 6.6 N/A
Majority 131 6.0
Turnout 2,204 30.0 +6.0
Labour hold Swing Decrease7.4

Gossops Green & North East Broadfield

Gossops Green & North East Broadfield
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Zaker Ali 1,014 50.8 +9.8
Labour Tahira Rana 737 36.9 -4.7
Green Ben Fletcher 113 5.7 -7.9
Liberal Democrats May Champion 73 3.7 N/A
Reform UK Colin Thornback 59 3.0 N/A
Majority 277 13.9
Turnout 1,996 41.6 +8.6
Conservative hold Swing Increase7.3

Ifield

Ifield
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Josh Bounds 1,157 43.2
Labour Sandra Buck 967 36.1
Conservative Martin Stone 938 35.1
Labour Jilly Hart 935 34.9
Green Iain Dickson 302 11.3
Green Sally-Claire Fadelle 236 8.8
Liberal Democrats Lawrence Mallinson 116 4.3
Turnout 2,676 37.0
Conservative gain from Labour
Labour hold

Langley Green & Tushmore

Langley Green & Tushmore
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Susan Mullins 1,001 48.3 -12.1
Conservative Tahir Ashraf 823 39.7 +16.8
Liberal Democrats Mike Sargent 248 12.0 -4.7
Majority 178 8.6
Turnout 2,072 34.2 +6.2
Labour hold Swing Decrease14.5

Maidenbower

Maidenbower
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Duncan Peck 1,517 62.8 -4.9
Labour Matt Pritchard 557 23.0 -9.3
Green Max Perry 343 14.2 N/A
Majority 960 39.8
Turnout 2,417 35.7 +6.7
Conservative hold Swing Increase2.2

Northgate & West Green

Northgate & West Green
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Smita Raja 1,097 42.8 +1.7
Conservative Jan Tarrant 965 37.7 +7.5
Independent Karen Sudan 287 11.2 N/A
Liberal Democrats David Anderson 213 8.3 -5.1
Majority 132 5.1
Turnout 2,562 33.5 +1.5
Labour hold Swing Decrease2.9

Pound Hill North & Forge Wood

Pound Hill North & Forge Wood
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Kevan McCarthy 1,528 66.4 +3.9
Labour Bob Noyce 773 33.6 +5.6
Majority 755 32.8
Turnout 2,301 35.1 +4.1
Conservative hold Swing Decrease0.9

Pound Hill South & Worth

Pound Hill South & Worth
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Alison Pendlington 1,469 58.4 +9.0
Labour Olusina Adeniyi 695 27.6 -2.5
Green Cyril Gambrell 272 10.8 -9.7
Liberal Democrats Naeem Shahzad 80 3.2 N/A
Majority 774 30.8
Turnout 2,516 40.2 +6.2
Conservative hold Swing Increase5.8

Southgate

Southgate
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Simon Piggott 1,139 45.3 +6.8
Labour Julian Charatan 1,069 42.6 -5.3
Green Robin Fitton 167 6.6 N/A
Liberal Democrats Andrew Eastman 137 5.5 -8.0
Majority 70 2.7
Turnout 2,512 38.8 +4.8
Conservative gain from Labour Swing Increase6.1

Three Bridges

Three Bridges
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Atif Nawaz 1,099 44.2 +9.3
Conservative Jonathan Purdy 1,071 43.1 -2.2
Green Danielle Kail 205 8.3 -11.4
Liberal Democrats Paul Taylor-Burr 109 4.4 N/A
Majority 28 1.1
Turnout 2,484 39.6 +6.6
Labour gain from Conservative Swing Increase5.3

Tilgate

Tilgate
Party Candidate Votes %
Conservative Michelle Morris 808 49.4
Conservative Maureen Mwagale 772 47.2
Labour Carlos Castro 569 34.8
Labour Kerry-Anne Flynn 490 29.9
Green Tom Coombes 132 8.1
Liberal Democrats Harry Old 57 3.5
Turnout 1,637 36.7
Conservative hold
Conservative hold

References

  1. ^ "Notice of Election" (PDF). Crawley Borough Council. Retrieved 17 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Borough Election 2021 - Thursday, 6th May, 2021". Crawley Borough Council. Retrieved 17 June 2021.
  3. ^ "Crawley scoreboard". BBC. Retrieved 17 June 2021.