2021 Pensioner Representative election results

The terms of office for Bleddyn Hancock, the elected Pensioner Representative Trustee for the North West England, West Midlands, Wales and Northern Ireland constituency, and James Grant, the elected Pensioner Representative Trustee for the Scotland and North East England constituency, came to an end on 30 September 2021.

During August and September, an election was held in both of the constituencies and both Bleddyn and James were re-elected.

Bleddyn will now serve for a further three-year period, to the end of September 2024 and James will serve for a further four-year period, to 30 September 2025.

Results in detail:

North West England, West Midlands, Wales and Northern Ireland constituency

  • Nine candidates stood for election
  • 2,890 valid votes were received, just over 29% of the 9,979 who were eligible to vote
  • Bleddyn Hancock, the successful candidate, received 59% of the votes cast.
Bleddyn Hancock 1,726
Charlie Lomax 394
Mark Richards 172
Malcolm North 171
Richard Blamey 142
Alan Boaler 138
Anthony Dean 67
Gwynfor Jackson 44
Carneen Holmes 36


Scotland and North East England constituency

  • Two candidates stood for election
  • 2,430 valid votes were received, just over 30% of the 8,002 who were eligible to vote
  • James Grant, the successful candidate, received 50.7% of the votes cast.
James Byrne Grant 1,234
Ken Smith 1,196
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