Show Hide image Elections 7 May 2021 The 2021 local and devolved elections liveblog Votes are being counted in the biggest set of contests until the general election. Follow them live with the New Statesman team. By Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea Follow @@stephenkb Follow @@PronouncedAlva Sign UpGet the New Statesman’s Morning Call email. Sign-up Stephen Bush is political editor of the New Statesman. His daily briefing, Morning Call, provides a quick and essential guide to domestic and global politics. He also co-hosts the New Statesman podcast. Ailbhe Rea is political correspondent at the New Statesman. She co-hosts the New Statesman podcast, discussing the latest in UK politics. Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!