Boris Johnson has named London Assembly member Victoria Borwick as the new Deputy Mayor of London. Borwick replaces Richard Barnes who lost his Assembly seat at last week’s election. By law the Deputy Mayor must be a member … [Read more...]
2012 London Elections
News and coverage of the 2012 elections for Mayor of London and the London Assembly (The Greater London Authority).
The Green party have proclaimed themselves London’s third biggest party following last night’s dramatic City Hall elections. The party, which has been represented on the London Assembly since 2000, says it has now overtaken the … [Read more...]
Last September, long after the other main City Hall parties had picked theirs, London’s Liberal Democrats finally selected a candidate for Mayor. After several rounds of voting former Met Police Deputy Assistant Commissioner … [Read more...]
The Conservative party last night lost two of its longest-serving London Assembly members as Labour became the biggest group on the body. Boris Johnson’s Deputy Mayor Richard Barnes lost Ealing & Hillingdon to Labour’s Onkar … [Read more...]
Boris Johnson has defied political gravity to win a second term as Mayor of London. After a tense day of counting Mr Johnson beat rival Ken Livingstone by 3%, closer than many opinion polls predicted. After second preference … [Read more...]
Votes are being counted for the 2012 election for Mayor of London and the London Assembly. The counting takes place electronically in three count centres across London: Alexandra Palace, Excel, and Olympia. You can see how the … [Read more...]