Map showing the results of the 2021 Thurrock Council election
Map showing the results of the 2021 Thurrock Council election

The 2021 Thurrock Council election took place on 6 May 2021 to elect members of Thurrock Council in England. This was on the same day as other local elections. The previous election in the area was in 2019 and the next was in 2022.

The Conservatives won the popular vote by over 50% of total vote share, and took three seats the party had never won previously - Chadwell St Mary, Belhus and East Tilbury.

The overall turnout for the election was 27.34%.[1]

Results

2021 Thurrock Council election[2]
Party This election Full council This election
Seats Net Seats % Other Total Total % Votes Votes % +/−
  Conservative 13 Increase 6 76.5 16 29 59.2 15,533 53.2 +21.5
  Labour 4 Steady 23.5 12 16 32.7 9,704 33.2 +1.6
  Thurrock Independent 0 Decrease 6 0.0 3 3 6.1 2,435 8.3 -20.7
  Independent 0 Steady 0.0 1 1 2.0 1,086 3.7 -0.8
  Green 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 301 1.0 +0.5
  Reform UK 0 Steady 0.0 0 0 0.0 140 0.5 New

Wards

Aveley & Uplands

Aveley & Uplands[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Maureen Pearce 1,137 66.3 +45.1
Labour Srikanth Goud Panjala 579 33.7 +9.5
Majority 558 32.6
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Belhus

Belhus[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Georgette Polley 767 44.8 +28.7
Labour Mohammed Aminul Hoque 577 33.7 -0.5
Thurrock Independent Graham Lloyd Hamilton 367 21.4 N/A
Majority
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Chadwell St. Mary

Chadwell St. Mary[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Adam Carter 889 45.4 +34.1
Labour Carl Anthony Graham Morris 771 39.3 -6.2
Thurrock Independent Russell Peter Cherry 300 15.3 N/A
Majority
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

Chafford & North Stifford

Chafford & North Stifford[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative James Thandi 1,031 69.1 +23.8
Labour Mofeda Parvin Tuhin 460 30.9 +9.5
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Corringham & Fobbing

Corringham & Fobbing[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Graham Snell 992 70.3 +23.2
Labour John Cecil 420 29.7 +8.5
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

East Tilbury

East Tilbury[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Sammons 639 42.8 -15.7
Independent Neil Speight 605 40.5 N/A
Labour Jacqueline Dobson 250 16.7 -4.8
Majority
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Grays Riverside

Grays Riverside[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Anthony William Fish 917 51.3 +8.1
Conservative Adetobi Adewa-Faboro 638 35.7 +16.6
Green Daniel David Fallows 234 13.1 N/A
Majority 279 12.6
Labour hold Swing

Grays Thurrock

Grays Thurrock[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John George Kent 1,130 57.4 +11.1
Conservative Sophie Corcoran 838 42.6 +30.0
Majority 292 14.8
Labour hold Swing

Little Thurrock Blackshots

Little Thurrock Blackshots[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Joycelyn Redsell 879 51.8 +10.2
Thurrock Independent Oliver Mark Smith 398 23.5 N/A
Labour Marc John Francis Sugrue 352 20.8 +3.9
Green Manmagun Singh 67 4.0 N/A
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Ockendon

Ockendon[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Luke Spillman 1,213 55.2 +26.8
Labour Ruth Clapham 733 33.3 +8.3
Thurrock Independent Maurice Kelley 252 11.5 N/A
Majority
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Orsett

Orsett[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Susan Ann Morgan Little 1,465 80.6 +26.2
Labour Gary Watson 236 13.0 +0.0
Independent Stephen John Andrews 117 6.4 N/A
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

South Chafford

South Chafford[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Augustine Ononaji 672 53.0 +7.2
Labour Clifford John Holloway 597 47.0 +7.2
Majority 75 6.0
Conservative hold Swing

Stanford East & Corringham Town

Stanford East & Corringham Town[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Jack Duffin 1,153 61.2 +11.3
Labour Valerie Morris-Cook 412 21.9 -5.7
Thurrock Independent Olugbenga Olajugbagbe 318 16.9 N/A
Majority
Conservative gain from UKIP Swing

Stanford-le-Hope West

Stanford-le-Hope West[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Terry Piccolo 784 50.4 +7.6
Thurrock Independent Ross James Byrne 371 23.9 N/A
Labour Leslie James Strange 342 22.0 -5.4
Reform UK Dean Peter Braun 58 3.7 N/A
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

The Homesteads

The Homesteads[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Gary Collins 1,426 59.9 +21.4
Labour Mark Wayne Hurrell 445 18.7 -1.2
Thurrock Independent John Robert Fox 429 18.0 N/A
Reform UK William George Poskitt 82 3.4 N/A
Majority
Conservative hold Swing

Tilbury St. Chads

Tilbury St. Chads[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Kairen Raper 479 46.2 +1.1
Independent John Arthur Allen 364 35.1 -12.8
Conservative Joseph Kaley 193 18.6 +11.6
Majority
Labour gain from UKIP Swing

West Thurrock & South Stifford

West Thurrock & South Stifford[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Lee Watson 1,004 55.1 +0.2
Conservative Brian Seeger 817 44.9 +27.7
Majority 187 10.2
Labour hold Swing

References

  1. ^ "Vote 2021 | Thurrock Council". www.thurrock.gov.uk. Retrieved 9 May 2022.
  2. ^ "Thurrock Council". BBC. Retrieved 7 May 2021.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "Declaration of result of poll" (PDF). Thurrock Council. Retrieved 7 May 2021.