Here are the results of recent elections
Byker Ward - By election - result (election held on 2 March 2023)
Hayder Alam Umor Qureshi has been elected.
Nick Hartley, Green Party – 375 votes
Hayder Alam Umor Qureshi, Labour Party – 591 votes
Mark William Ridyard, Liberal Democrats – 188 votes
Aaron Whelan Harvey, Conservative Party – 107 votes
The turnout was 19.18%
Declaration of result of Poll - pdf document
Castle Ward - By election - result (election held on 9 September 2021)
Thom Anthony Campion was elected.
Thom Anthony Campion, Liberal Democrat - 1306 votes
Anthony Ethan Herridge, Labour Party - 773 votes
Brian David Moore, The North East Party - 89 votes
Andrew Johnathan Thorp, Green Party candidate - 250 votes
John David Watts, The Conservative Party - 657 votes
The results of the Police Crime Commissioner election held on Thursday 6 May 2021 have been published on the Sunderland City Council website.
The results of the Police Crime Commissioner election held on Thursday 18 July 2019 have been published on the Sunderland City Council website.
On 2 May 2019 the following local elections were held in the Newcastle City Council electoral area:
- Here are the results of the 2019 City Council local elections.
- North of Tyne Combined Authority Mayoral election - this election was in conjunction with North Tyneside and Northumberland councils. Here are the results
- Parish elections Notice of uncontested parish elections 2019 (pdf, 59kb)
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