2018 Hackney London Borough Council election

Elections to Hackney London Borough Council took place on 3 May 2018.[1] This was on the same day as other local elections.

2018 Hackney Borough Council election
← 2014 3 May 2018

All 57 seats to Hackney London Borough Council
29 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
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Party Labour Conservative
Last election 50 seats, 58.1% 4 seats, 12.0%
Seats won 52 5
Seat change Increase2 Increase1
Popular vote 105,690 18,565
Percentage 63.0% 11.1%
Swing Increase4.9% Decrease0.9%

Hackney London UK local election 2018 map.svg
Map of the results of the 2018 Hackney London Borough council election. Labour in red and Conservative in blue.

Council control before election


Labour

Council control after election


Labour

The Labour Party retained overall control of the council, winning 52 out of 57 seats. The party gained three seats from the Liberal Democrats and lost one to the Conservative Party, for a net gain of two seats.[1] The Green Party of England and Wales once again came second in the overall popular vote, but won no seats, falling short of a seat in Dalston ward by a margin of 21 votes.

Results summaryEdit

Hackney Council election result 2018
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 52 3 1 +2 91.2 63.0 105,690 +4.9
  Green 0 0 0 0 16.9 28,435 -3.6
  Conservative 5 1 0 +1 8.8 11.1 18,565 -0.9
  Liberal Democrats 0 0 3 -3 8.6 14,513 +0.4
  Women's Equality 0 0 0 0 0.2 314 New
  TUSC 0 0 0 0 0.1 176 -0.7
  Independent 0 0 0 0 0.0 80 -0.2
  Duma Polska 0 0 0 0 0.0 24 New

Ward resultsEdit

Asterisk denotes the sitting councillor.[1]

BrownswoodEdit

Brownswood (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Brian Bell* 1,465 57.3
Labour Clare Potter* 1,399 54.8
Green Anne Byrne 423 16.6
Liberal Democrats Pauline Pearce 409 16.0
Green Duncan Appleby 375 14.7
Liberal Democrats Les Kelly 303 11.9
Conservative Robert Kaye 199 7.8
Conservative Bella Weil 134 5.2
Majority 976 38.2
Turnout 39.4
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

CazenoveEdit

Cazenove (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sam Pallis 2,148 47.8
Labour Anthony McMahon 2,078 46.2
Labour Caroline Woodley 1,973 43.9
Liberal Democrats Javed Isrolia 1,733 38.5
Liberal Democrats Ian Sharer* 1,694 37.7
Liberal Democrats Issac Kornbluh 1,620 36.0
Green Carrie Davies 441 9.8
Green Georgina Machray 356 7.9
Green David Mercer 228 5.1
Conservative Amy Gray 204 4.5
Conservative Duncan Gray 164 3.6
Conservative Joanna Wojciechowska 125 2.8
Independent Bruce Spenser 80 1.8
Majority
Turnout 48.1
Labour gain from Liberal Democrats Swing
Labour gain from Liberal Democrats Swing
Labour gain from Liberal Democrats Swing

ClissoldEdit

Clissold (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sophie Cameron* 2,548 69.3
Labour Sade Etti* 2,157 58.6
Labour Ned Hercock* 2,055 55.9
Green Marie Remy 889 24.2
Green Jim Cresswell 839 22.8
Green Adam Lawson 541 14.7
Liberal Democrats Sylvia Anderson 427 11.6
Liberal Democrats Simon De Deney 301 8.2
Liberal Democrats Marcia Roberts 264 7.2
Conservative Pamela Sills 186 5.1
Conservative Chaya Odze 184 5.0
Conservative Andrew White 170 4.6
Majority
Turnout 39.0
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

DalstonEdit

Dalston (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Soraya Adejare Adesanu* 1,237 50.6
Labour Peter Snell* 978 40.0
Green Alex Armitage 957 39.1
Green Dan Thompson 545 22.3
Women's Equality Harini Iyengar 314 12.8
Liberal Democrats Hayley Dove 154 6.3
Liberal Democrats Becket McGrath 99 4.0
Conservative Anna Chomicz 98 4.0
Conservative Jack Sutcliffe 93 3.8
Majority
Turnout 36.8
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

De BeauvoirEdit

De Beauvoir (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Polly Billington 1,448 62.6
Labour James Peters* 1,153 49.8
Green Heather Finlay 451 19.5
Liberal Democrats Darren Martin 336 14.5
Liberal Democrats Pippa Morgan 316 13.7
Green Nicholas Thorp 210 9.1
Conservative Amina Lunat 168 7.3
Conservative Mohamednasar Lunat 138 6.0
Duma Polska Marlena Wendel 24 1.0
Majority
Turnout 34.6
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Hackney CentralEdit

Hackney Central (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sophie Conway 2,475 74.3
Labour Benjamin Hayhurst* 2,142 64.3
Labour Vincent Stops* 1,917 57.5
Green Charlene Concepcion 629 18.9
Green Siobhan MacMahon 576 17.3
Green Alec Rossiter 438 13.1
Liberal Democrats Dave Raval 256 7.7
Liberal Democrats Jamie Chamberlain 215 6.5
Liberal Democrats Joseph Richards 190 5.7
Conservative Stephanie Schwarz 186 5.6
Conservative Sampson Ewurum 177 5.3
Conservative Heather Whitelaw 139 4.2
Majority
Turnout 35.4
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Hackney DownsEdit

Hackney Downs (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michael Desmond* 2,076 56.7
Labour Anna-Joy Rickard* 1,852 50.6
Labour Sem Moema 1,687 46.1
Green Alastair Binnie-Lubbock 1,597 43.6
Green Sheila Menon 1,134 31.0
Green Sally Zlotowitz 1,074 29.3
Conservative Mohammed Lunat 229 6.3
Conservative Yasmin Lunat 214 5.8
Conservative Agnieszka Rolkiewicz 122 3.3
Majority
Turnout 39.7
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Hackney WickEdit

Hackney Wick (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Chris Kennedy* 1,941 71.7
Labour Jessica Webb* 1,756 64.9
Labour Nick Sharman* 1,612 59.6
Green Joe Garbett 390 14.4
Green Laura Salisbury 390 14.4
Green Ruth Sharpe 343 12.7
Liberal Democrats Andreea Deac 176 6.5
Conservative Thomas Stancliffe 153 5.7
Conservative Marzena Kwasnik 148 5.5
Liberal Democrats James Lyons 148 5.5
Conservative Yehoshua Heschel Bernstein 137 5.1
Liberal Democrats Ken Rolph 124 4.6
Majority
Turnout 31.2
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

HaggerstonEdit

Haggerston (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Ajay Chauhan 2,128 66.4
Labour Patrick Spence 2,117 66.1
Labour Humaira Garasia 2,033 63.5
Green Gideon Corby 545 17.0
Green Deepa Shah 398 12.4
Green Paul Urwin 368 11.5
Liberal Democrats James Neville 261 8.1
Liberal Democrats Bella Sharer 184 5.7
Conservative Miroslawa Dabrowska 183 5.7
Liberal Democrats Geoffrey Payne 182 5.7
Conservative Sean Sullivan 182 5.7
Conservative Monika Hoppe-Krajewska 164 5.1
Majority
Turnout 33.0
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

HomertonEdit

Homerton (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Robert Chapman* 2,243 73.2
Labour Anna Lynch 2,147 70.0
Labour Guy Nicholson* 1,982 64.6
Green Rachel Baker 587 19.1
Green Tamlyn Rhodes 361 11.8
Green John Devaney 326 10.6
Conservative Milton Morris 163 5.3
Conservative Samson Adeyemo 159 5.2
Conservative Edilia Emordi 144 4.7
Liberal Democrats Neil Jacobson 144 4.7
Liberal Democrats Jeffery Shenker 119 3.9
Liberal Democrats Mark Smulian 78 2.5
Majority
Turnout 34.2
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Hoxton East & ShoreditchEdit

Hoxton East & Shoreditch (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Kam Adams* 1,530 67.5
Labour Feryal Demirci* 1,411 62.2
Labour Steve Race 1,230 54.2
Green Scott Elliott 355 15.7
Green Florence Wedmore 298 13.1
Green Samir Jeraj 233 10.3
Liberal Democrats Peter Friend 194 8.6
Liberal Democrats John Clinch 193 8.5
Conservative Philip Kenyon 193 8.5
Liberal Democrats Lorraine Shears 191 8.4
Conservative John Tinley 174 7.7
Conservative Louis Mosley 153 6.7
TUSC Chris Newby 88 3.9
Majority
Turnout 28.9
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Hoxton WestEdit

Hoxton West (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Yvonne Maxwell 1,771 65.7
Labour Clayeon McKenzie* 1,714 63.6
Labour Carole Williams* 1,527 56.6
Green Fatemeh Beyad 447 16.6
Green Elisabeth Whitebread 421 15.6
Conservative Mark Beckett 372 13.8
Green Chris Venables 366 13.6
Conservative James Kane 354 13.1
Conservative Alex Van Terheyden 298 11.1
Majority
Turnout 29.6
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

King's ParkEdit

King's Park (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sharon Patrick* 2,325 72.9
Labour Tom Rahilly* 2,213 69.4
Labour Rebecca Rennison* 2,017 63.2
Green Zoe Oates 486 15.2
Green James Morgan 472 14.8
Green Alex Oates 373 11.7
Conservative Yusuf Lunat 203 6.4
Liberal Democrats Joe Bell 194 6.1
Conservative Lumumba Morgan 171 5.4
Liberal Democrats Sebastian Bayer 144 4.5
Conservative Winifred Saunders 124 3.9
Liberal Democrats John Hodgson 116 3.6
Independent Vernon Williams 91
Majority
Turnout 35.0
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Lea BridgeEdit

Lea Bridge (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Margaret Gordon* 2,596 70.3
Labour Ian Rathbone* 2,144 58.1
Labour Deniz Oguzkanli* 2,096 56.8
Green Ruth Jenkins 737 20.0
Green Heather Hampson 700 19.0
Green Douglas Earl 574 15.6
Conservative Imtiyaz Lunat 321 8.7
Liberal Democrats Benjamin Mathis 253 6.9
Conservative Linda Kelly 248 6.7
Conservative Rumi Begum 242 6.6
Liberal Democrats Joseph Willits 220 6.0
Majority
Turnout 36.1
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

London FieldsEdit

London Fields (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Anntoinette Bramble* 2,378 71.1
Labour Emma Plouviez* 1,972 59.0
Labour M Can Ozsen* 1,933 57.8
Green Kim Cutler 587 17.5
Green Nicholas Lee 527 15.8
Green Catherine O'Shea 475 14.2
Liberal Democrats Silvia Mendonca 303 9.1
Liberal Democrats Tom Osborn 280 8.4
Conservative Tahmid Chowdhury 257 7.7
Conservative Marcel Matthew 231 6.9
Liberal Democrats Bill Upex 208 6.2
Conservative Alistair Richardson 202 6.0
Majority
Turnout 37.0
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

ShacklewellEdit

Shacklewell (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Michelle Gregory* 1,363 59.9
Labour Richard Lufkin* 1,304 57.3
Green Stefan Liberadzki 339 14.9
Green James McDonald 313 13.7
Liberal Democrats Teresa Clark 165 7.2
Liberal Democrats Victor De Almeida Alberto 119 5.2
Conservative Andrzej Krajewski 96 4.2
Conservative Agnieszka Wypych 65 2.9
Majority
Turnout 36.2
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

SpringfieldEdit

Springfield (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Simche Steinberger 2,040 47.5
Conservative Michael Levy 1,992 46.3
Conservative Harvey Odze 1,913 44.5
Labour Ali Dogan 1,724 40.1
Labour Shabaz Khan 1,632 38.0
Labour Joseph Walker 1,584 36.9
Green Ellie Keggin 376 8.7
Green Robert Rayner 260 6.0
Green Thomas Stern 230 5.4
Majority
Turnout 46.4
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Stamford Hill WestEdit

Stamford Hill West (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Benzion Papier* 1,469 49.2
Conservative Aron Klein 1,468 49.2
Labour Simon Dixon 1,133 38.0
Labour Rosemary Sales* 1,013 34.0
Green Bronwen Jones 160 5.4
Green Charles Dreyer 155 5.2
Liberal Democrats Anthony Harms 78 2.6
Liberal Democrats Andrew Neadley 50 1.7
Majority
Turnout 49.5
Conservative gain from Labour Swing
Conservative hold Swing

Stoke NewingtonEdit

Stoke Newington (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Susan Fajana-Thomas* 2,605 64.1
Labour Mete Coban* 2,581 63.5
Labour Gilbert Smyth 2,111 51.9
Green Fiona Dowson 991 24.4
Green Elinor Lewis 748 18.4
Green Henry Greenwood 627 15.4
Liberal Democrats Juliette Bigley 446 11.0
Liberal Democrats Alton Hassan 305 7.5
Liberal Democrats John O'Brien 299 7.4
Conservative Pauline Levy 232 5.7
Conservative Diana Mikolajewska 184 4.5
Conservative Francis Nwokedi 167 4.1
TUSC Mick Cotter 88 2.2
Majority
Turnout 39.8
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

VictoriaEdit

Victoria (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Katie Hanson* 2,271 74.1
Labour Clare Joseph 1,880 61.3
Labour Alex Kuye 1,709 55.7
Green Sandra McLeod 575 18.8
Green Wendy Robinson 385 12.6
Green Liam Palmer 302 9.8
Liberal Democrats Heather James 299 9.8
Liberal Democrats Jeffry Gabbott-Rolph 270 8.8
Conservative Salma Lunat 229 7.5
Conservative John Moir 212 6.9
Conservative Susan Moir 210 6.8
Liberal Democrats David Sommer 160 5.2
Majority
Turnout 34.6
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

Woodberry DownEdit

Woodberry Down (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jon Burke* 1,668 68.2
Labour Caroline Selman* 1,508 61.7
Green James Pike 260 10.6
Green Daniel Alexander 252 10.3
Conservative Debbie Seepersad 231 9.5
Liberal Democrats Carol Chan 170 7.0
Conservative Christopher Sills 151 6.2
Liberal Democrats Myall Hornsby 123 5.0
Majority
Turnout 34.8
Labour hold Swing
Labour hold Swing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Borough councillors election 2018". hackney.gov.uk. Hackney Council. 4 May 2018. Archived from the original on 7 May 2018. Retrieved 7 May 2018.