Meet the five West Midlands Mayor candidates ahead of the May elections

We've taken a look at the five candidates due to stand for different political parties at the West Midlands Mayoral Elections 2024, including current Mayor Andy Street

The West Midlands mayoral election is set to take place in less than two months’ time and a number of candidates who will be fighting for the role have been revealed.

Incumbent West Midlands mayor Andy Street, from the Conservative Party, will face opposition from those running for the Labour Party, Green Party and the Liberal Democrats when the election takes place on May 2.

The mayor represents around 2.8 million residents and is expected to seek investment and act as a champion for the region. Here's a look at each candidate and their pledges for the region:

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