Tees Valley Combined Authority Mayoral Election
On the 4th of May 2017, residents of Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees and Redcar and Cleveland elected a Ben Houchen as the first Tees Valley Mayor.
The result of the 2017 election for Mayor of the Tees Valley Combined Authority
|Name||Description||First Preference Votes||Second Preference Votes||Total|
|Foote-Wood, Chris||Liberal Democrat||12,550|
|Houchen, Ben||Conservative Party Candidate||40,278||8,300||48,578 ELECTED|
|Jeffrey, Susan Jennifer, commonly known as Sue Jeffrey||Labour and Co-operative Party||39,797||6,603||46,400|
|Tennant, John David Edward||UK Independence Party (UKIP)||9,475|