Ken Livingstone talks polls, rows, budgets and second preferences

Mr Livingstone is hoping to return to City Hall. Image: MayorWatch

As the first week of campaigning in this year’s City Hall elections comes to a close, we speak to Labour candidate Ken Livingstone about his lost opinion poll lead, rows over his tax affairs and older Jewish voters and the importance of second preference votes in securing a return to City Hall. This week’s YouGov […]

Interview: Lawrence Webb, UKIP Mayoral candidate

Lawrence Webb is the UKIP Mayoral candidate

“It’s been pretty good actually,” UKIP’s Lawrence Webb tells me when asked how his Mayoral campaign is shaping up. Selected as UKIP’s candidate in September, Webb says: “It’s very hard to maintain a campaign over a very long period but there are things I’ve been doing off camera and I’ve been involved with some for […]

Brian Paddick Interview

Brian Paddick is the LibDem's Mayoral candidate. Photo: MayorWatch

Liberal Democrat candidate Brian Paddick speaks to MayorWatch editor Martin Hoscik about his campaign to become the next Mayor of London. The interview can be listened to below and is also available to download via iTunes. Both parts can also be embedded on your website or blog via AudioBoo. Brian Paddick Interview – Part 1 […]

Ken Livingstone on books, budgets and big tents

Two polls have placed Livingstone ahead of Boris Johnson

To mark the release of his memoir, You Can’t Say That, Ken Livingstone spoke to MayorWatch editor Martin Hoscik about the book, public perception of him and some of the things Londoners can expect if he returns to City Hall next May. The book is quite detailed, Is it meant as the definitive word on […]