Map showing the results of the 2021 Tamworth Borough Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Tamworth Borough Council election

The 2021 Tamworth Borough Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Tamworth Borough Council in England. This was on the same day as other local elections.

Results summary

2021 Tamworth Borough Council election[1][2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 10 Increase 5 100.0 16 26 86.7 10,431 56.9 +14.5
  Labour 0 Decrease 2 0.0 3 3 10.0 5,268 28.7 -0.4
  UKIP 0 Decrease 2 0.0 1 1 3.3 816 4.4 -18.2
  Independent 0 Decrease 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 1,464 8.0 +7.2
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 365 2.0 -1.3

Ward results

Amington

Amington
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Martin Summers 1,161 60.4 +12.7
Labour Co-op Lewis Smith 582 30.3 +4.5
Green Andrew Tilley 100 5.2 -1.2
UKIP Wayne Hughes 80 4.2 -15.8
Majority 579 30.1
Turnout 1,923 30.4
Conservative hold Swing Increase4.1

Belgrave

Belgrave
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Richard Ford 925 60.9 +21.6
Labour Co-op Robert Bayley 504 33.2 +6.2
UKIP Emma Turner 91 6.0 -12.7
Majority 421 27.7
Turnout 1,520 21.4
Conservative hold Swing Increase7.7

Bolehall

Bolehall
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Harper 1,016 58.8 +27.8
Labour Co-op Jan Wadrup 623 36.0 -8.6
UKIP Tracey Williams 90 5.2 -19.2
Majority 393 22.8
Turnout 1,729 30.8
Conservative gain from Labour Swing Increase18.2

Castle

Castle
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Peter Thurgood 1,104 57.1 +13.7
Labour Co-op Lee Wood 577 29.8 +4.3
Green Kevin Jones 166 8.6 N/A
UKIP Peter Clayton 86 4.4 -16.4
Majority 527 27.3
Turnout 1,933 32.8
Conservative hold Swing Increase4.7

Glascote

Glascote
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative John Wade 667 48.8 +19.6
Labour Sarah Daniels 344 25.1 -9.3
Independent Chris Cooke 172 12.6 N/A
Green James Platt 99 7.2 N/A
UKIP Mark Hopkins 86 6.3 -30.0
Majority 323 23.7
Turnout 1,368 25.0
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing Increase14.5

Mercian

Mercian
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Andrew Cooper 764 39.1 -3.5
Independent Richard Kingstone 760 38.9 N/A
Labour Co-op Gordon Moore 386 19.8 -14.8
UKIP Gary Martin 43 2.2 -20.6
Majority 4 0.2
Turnout 1,953 35.6
Conservative gain from Independent Swing Decrease21.2

Spital

Spital
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Robert Pritchard 1,241 55.3 +6.3
Labour David Foster 564 25.1 -7.4
Independent Huw Loxton 391 17.4 N/A
UKIP Lisa Morris 47 2.1 -16.4
Majority 677 30.2
Turnout 2,243 37.0
Conservative hold Swing Increase6.9

Stonydelph

Stonydelph
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jason Jones 919 60.2 +17.3
Labour Co-op Ben Clarke 475 31.1 +1.9
UKIP Robert Bilcliff 133 8.7 -19.3
Majority 444 29.1
Turnout 1,527 27.2
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing Increase7.7

Trinity

Trinity
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Daniel Cook 1,453 70.8 +20.3
Labour Denise Bayley 514 25.0 +8.8
UKIP Philip Young 86 4.2 -16.4
Majority 939 45.8
Turnout 2,053 36.0
Conservative hold Swing Increase11.5

Wilnecote

Wilnecote
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Daniel Maycock 1,181 56.4 +13.5
Labour Co-op Patrick Standen 699 33.4 +7.4
Independent Gareth Roberts 141 6.7 N/A
UKIP Gail Bilcliff 74 3.5 -16.6
Majority 482 23.0
Turnout 2,095 30.2
Conservative gain from Labour Swing Increase3.1

By-elections

Spital

Spital: 3 February 2022
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Christian Cooke 613 43.6 -11.7
Independent Huw Loxton 482 34.3 +16.8
Labour Dave Foster 311 22.1 -3.0
Majority 131 9.5
Turnout 1,415 22.9
Conservative hold Swing Decrease14.3

References

  1. ^ "Tamworth Borough Council 2021 Local Election results confirmed". Tamworth Borough Council. Retrieved 23 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Tamworth scoreboard". BBC. Retrieved 23 June 2021.