Local Elections North East 2024 LIVE: Labour gain North East as Houchen holds Tees Valley

  • Kim McGuinness becomes the first North East Mayor and David Skaith becomes the first York and North Yorkshire Mayor joining Ben Houchen as he wins third term as Tees Valley Mayor.
  • Results will also be revealed to elect Police and Crime Commissioners in Cleveland, Durham and Northumbria later today.
  • Follow our live blog throughout the day for any updates and follow along on X (formerly known as Twitter) using #NorthernEchoLocalElections2024 for all the results, reaction and analysis

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