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London mayoral election 2012

London Mayoral election 2012 -Full results

London Mayoral election 2012 -Full results

Mayor of London Boris Johnson, Conservative party. Full results are below. The turnout for the London Mayoral election was 38%. Name Party 1st Pref % 2nd Pref % Final Total Boris Johnson CON 971,931 44.01 82,880 44.74 1,054,811 Ken Livingstone LAB 889,918 40.30 102,355 55.26 992,273 Jenny Jones GRN 98,913 4.48 Brian Paddick LD 91,774 [...]

May 5, 2012 iengageadmin Election News Comments Off

How to Vote for Mayoral Election

How to Vote for Mayoral Election

In the 2012 Mayor of London and London Assembly elections, you will have three votes. One is for the Mayor of London and two are for the London Assembly. To cast your three votes you will be given three ballot papers. Nearer the election you will be able to view the ballot papers, complete with [...]

May 2, 2012 iengageadmin Voting Info Comments Off

Fascist and Far Right candidates standing in 3rd May elections

Fascist and Far Right candidates standing in 3rd May elections

Unite Against Fascism have prepared a full list of candidates who are standing for far right extremist parties in the local and regional elections on 3rd May. With over 200 standing, the candidates range from the British National Party, the National Front, the English Democrats, the British Freedom Party, the Democratic Nationalists, the British People’s [...]

April 28, 2012 iengageadmin Election News Comments Off

Last day to register to vote

Last day to register to vote

Voter registration for the May elections ends today (Wednesday 18th April) – so if you haven’t already registered, please click here  and follow the online process. You can view the full list of elections taking place in 2012 here. Remember, if you’re not registered to vote, you won’t be able to cast a ballot! It [...]

April 18, 2012 iengageadmin Election News Comments Off

‘Get Ken’ Coalition

‘Get Ken’ Coalition

Owen Jones in today’s Independent reviews the travails of Ken Livingstone as he campaigns to become the next Mayor of London and battles the ‘Get Ken’ coalition: “The Get Ken coalition includes right-wing hacks like Boris Johnson’s Daily Telegraph colleague Andrew Gilligan, who is all but obsessed with Ken. He accuses Ken of having “links [...]

April 13, 2012 iengageadmin Media Comments Off

London mayor: your ideas for public transport policy

London mayor: your ideas for public transport policy

The first crowdsourcing debate of our project to create a new vision for London looks at improving tube, rail and bus services [...]

March 5, 2012 iengageadmin Media Comments Off

Ken pledges to restore EMA

Ken pledges to restore EMA

Labour’s London mayoral candidate Ken Livingstone has said he will reinstate the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) in the capital if he is elected. The EMA was given to eligible students and those in unpaid work but it was scrapped by the government in 2010. Mr Livingstone has pledged to restore the payment, of up to [...]

March 1, 2012 iengageadmin Media Comments Off