Labour victory in local elections


Plymouth City Council has a new Labour administration after the party gained four seats in yesterday’s local elections.

Labour now have 31 councillors, compared to the Conservatives’ 26.

Overall turnout was 35.07 per cent.

Visit our local election results page to view the full results and turnout for each ward.

The Council leader and Cabinet will be formally agreed at the Annual Council Meeting on Friday 18 May.