Cornwall Council

Conservatives take Cornwall Council

The Conservatives have won Cornwall Council, the first party to take full control of the unitary authority. Read the full story here.

2021 Conservative gain from no overall control, change from 2017

Counting complete. After 87 of 87 seats declared.

Change compared with 2017
  1. Conservative

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 47
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change +19
    • Councillors overall total 47
  2. Independent

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 16
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change -7
    • Councillors overall total 16
  3. Liberal Democrat

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 13
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change -16
    • Councillors overall total 13
  4. Labour

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 5
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change +2
    • Councillors overall total 5
  5. Mebyon Kernow

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 5
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change +1
    • Councillors overall total 5
  6. Green

    • Councillors elected in 2021 total 1
    • Councillors elected in 2021 change +1
    • Councillors overall total 1
  1. Cornwall's Last Raceway

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    Video caption: A community united by a passion for stock car racing battle to save their track.

    It’s race day at the United Downs stock car track. But beyond the rivalries on the circuit, a bigger battle is being fought by a passionate community trying to save their raceway.