2021 Elections

Elections will take place on 6 May 2021 across the 8 wards within Blyth, to fill the 16 Councillor seats.

Cowpen, Croft, Isabella, Kitty Brewster, Newsham, Plessey, South Blyth, Wensleydale 

Click here to view a map of all 8 Blyth Town Council Wards (Opens in a new window)


Northumberland County Council who manages this process have started to issue various documents and have placed information on their website which is linked below.

https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/elections.aspx (Opens in a new window)

Further information will be given on the Blyth Town Council website soon as to the work of the Council, but in the meantime for those who are considering being a candidate for election, we have included a number of documents for your information.


A Guide for Becoming a Local Councillor

A Guide for “Becoming a Local Councillor” (Opens in a new window)

A Guide for Candidates - Nomination Process

A Guide for Parish Clerks and Parish Candidates - The Nomination Process (Opens in a new window)


Nomination Packs for the individual wards within the town.

Cowpen Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Croft Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Isabella Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Kitty Brewster Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Newsham Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Plessey Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

South Blyth Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)

Wensleydale Ward - Nomination Pack (Opens in a new window)


If you would like any further information specific to the Town Council please email info@blythtowncouncil.org.uk