Map showing the results of the 2021 Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council election

The 2021 Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough 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 Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Labour 12 Decrease 3 70.6 22 34 75.6 17,578 55.3 -3.1
  Green 2 Increase 2 11.8 3 5 11.1 7,359 23.1 +2.2
  Independent 2 Increase 1 11.8 1 3 6.7 3,120 9.8 +2.3
  Liberal Democrats 1 Steady 5.9 2 3 6.7 1,875 5.9 +0.1
  Conservative 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,289 4.1 -2.4
  TUSC 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 379 1.2 New
  For Britain 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 73 0.2 New
  Workers Party 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 65 0.2 New
  SDP 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 61 0.2 New

Ward results

Cherryfield

Cherryfield[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jackie Harris 1,271 76.7
Green Michael Dooley 386 23.3
Majority 885 53.4
Labour hold Swing

Halewood North

Halewood North[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Alan Flute 1,058 50.8
Independent Suzanne Harvey 437 21.0
Conservative Jack Boyd 254 12.2
Green Thomas Large 232 11.1
Liberal Democrats Marjorie Sommerfield 101 4.9
Majority 621 29.8
Labour hold Swing

Halewood South

Halewood South [2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Edna Finneran 987 46.3
Independent Joanne Harvey 879 41.2
Labour Iain Hamilton 848 39.8
Independent Vicky Berry 793 37.2
Conservative Graham Tubey 218 10.2
Workers Party Clare Stranack 65 3.0
Majority
Labour hold Swing
Independent hold Swing

Northwood

Northwood[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Eddie Connor 1,278 78.0
TUSC Les Connor 238 14.5
Liberal Democrats Les Rigby 122 7.4
Majority 1,040
Labour hold Swing

Page Moss

Page Moss[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ken McGlashan 1,000 58.1
Green John Carine 609 35.4
Conservative Ken Wilson 111 6.5
Majority 391
Labour hold Swing

Prescot North

Prescot North[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Carl Cashman 1,448 60.8
Labour Tony Ely 763 32.0
Conservative Aaron Waters 171 7.2
Majority 685
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Prescot South

Prescot South[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Green Pat Cook 1,182 61.1
Labour Denise Allen 751 38.9
Majority 431
Green gain from Labour Swing

Roby

Roby[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Margaret Harvey 1,188 47.4
Green Kirk Sandringham 1,028 41.0
Conservative Gary Robertson 291 11.6
Majority 160
Labour hold Swing

Shevington

Shevington[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Aimee Wright 1,224 76.7
TUSC Neill Dunne 141 8.8
Conservative Julie Ranson 120 7.5
Green Graham Golding 110 6.9
Majority 1,083
Labour hold Swing

St Gabriels

St Gabriels[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Frank Walsh 804 44.5
Green Cath Golding 793 43.9
Labour Steff O'Keeffee 790 43.7
Green Julie Parker 582 32.2
SDP Patricia Jameson 61 3.4
Majority
Labour hold Swing
Green gain from Labour Swing

St Michaels

St Michaels[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Joan Lilly 1,174 75.8
Green Graham Wickens 233 15.1
Liberal Democrats Dean Boyle 141 9.1
Majority 941
Labour hold Swing

Stockbridge

Stockbridge[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Lynn O'Keeffe 1,049 77.9
Green Paul Ryan 297 22.1
Majority 752
Labour hold Swing

Swanside

Swanside[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Graham Morgan 1,452 60.1
Green Paul Woodruff 962 39.9
Majority 490
Labour hold Swing

Whiston and Cronton

Whiston and Cronton[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Terry Byron 966 44.8
Green Sandra Gaffney 945 43.9
Conservative Gary McCormick 244 11.3
Majority 21
Labour hold Swing

Whitefield

Whitefield[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Steve Smith 1,011 47.6
Labour Sean Donnelly 975 45.9
For Britain Christine Dillon 73 3.4
Liberal Democrats Chris Krelle 63 3.0
Majority 36
Independent gain from Labour Swing

References

  1. ^ "Elections – Thursday 6 May 2021". Knowsley.gov.uk. Archived from the original on 26 April 2021. Retrieved 26 April 2021.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o McKeon, Christopher (7 May 2021). "Drama, recounts and upsets in Labour's Merseyside stronghold". Liverpool Echo. Retrieved 9 May 2021.