Election 2016

Election 2016: Local council results map

Elections were held in 124 English councils on 5 May 2016. This map shows council control after the election.

Local council results 2016


Labour lost 18 councillors, but held on to control of all but one of its 58 councils: Dudley, and gained control of Bristol.

The Conservatives lost 48 council seats. The party lost control of two councils, but gained control of Peterborough.

The Lib Dems gained 45 councillors in total, and won back Watford council from no overall control.

UKIP gained 25 more council seats - but was not able to convert these gains into control of any council.