Stoke & Staffordshire

Polls shut in council and PCC elections in Staffordshire

Polling station sign

Voting has ended in combined elections in Staffordshire.

Seats on Cannock Chase, Newcastle under Lyme and Tamworth councils were contested. At the same time, votes were cast for a new Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Staffordshire.

Five candidates stood to oversee policing in the county.

Across England, elections were held at more than 120 councils and for 36 PCCs. Polling stations opened at 07:00 BST and closed at 22:00.

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