LiveLeeds City Council local elections 2021: Latest as results come from Leeds First Direct Arena

The results from the Leeds City Council local elections are being announced throughout the day.

Saturday, 8th May 2021, 11:33 am
Updated Saturday, 8th May 2021, 4:31 pm

Votes were cast on Thursday, but counting for the majority of seats has begun today (Saturday).

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Follow our live blog below for the latest results and reaction.

Votes from a ballot box being counted.

Live as the first results come in for Leeds City Council local elections

Last updated: Saturday, 08 May, 2021, 19:52

  • Votes being counted today at Civic Hall
  • No surprises as first handful of wards announced

Here are the results in full:

Labour holds Leeds City Council in 2021 local elections

Labour’s leader in Leeds said his party members’ hard work during the pandemic has paid off as his group comfortably kept control of Leeds City Council following today’s local election count.

Results in full from the Leeds City Council 2021 local election

Here are the full results for the 2021 local election for Leeds City Council:

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A roundup and the new make up of the council:

Otley and Yeadon - Lib Dem HOLD

Gipton and Harehills - Labour HOLD

Harewood - Conservative HOLD

Morley North - MBI HOLD

Horsforth - Conservative HOLD

Chapel Allerton - Labour HOLD

Voter turnout figure for this year’s Leeds council elections at 37.67 per cent

Beeston and Holbeck - Labour HOLD

Morley South - MBI GAIN

Moortown - Labour HOLD

Gipton and Harehills - Labour HOLD

BREAKING: Labour keep control of Leeds City Council

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