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London Labour Party

Current representativesEdit

Members of the European ParliamentEdit

MEP Party-list
Claude Moraes 1
Mary Honeyball 2
Lucy Anderson 3
Seb Dance 4

Members of ParliamentEdit

Shadow Cabinet
Shadow Ministers
Opposition whip

London Assembly MembersEdit

AM Constituency
Jennette Arnold North East
Unmesh Desai City and East
Tom Copley Party-list (4)
Andrew Dismore Barnet and Camden
Len Duvall (Leader) Greenwich and Lewisham
Nicky Gavron Party-list (1)
Joanne McCartney Enfield and Haringey
Murad Qureshi Party-list (2)
Onkar Sahota Ealing and Hillingdon
Navin Shah Brent and Harrow
Val Shawcross Lambeth and Southwark
Fiona Twycross Party-list (3)

CouncillorsEdit

Council Councillors
Barking and Dagenham
51 / 51
Barnet
25 / 63
Bexley
11 / 45
Brent
60 / 63
Bromley
8 / 60
Camden
43 / 54
Croydon
41 / 70
Ealing
57 / 69
Enfield
46 / 63
Greenwich
42 / 51
Hackney
52 / 57
Hammersmith and Fulham
35 / 46
Haringey
42 / 57
Harrow
35 / 63
Havering
5 / 54
Hillingdon
21 / 65
Hounslow
51 / 60
Islington
47 / 48
Kensington and Chelsea
13 / 50
Kingston upon Thames
0 / 48
Lambeth
57 / 63
Lewisham
54 / 54
Merton
34 / 60
Newham
60 / 60
Redbridge
51 / 63
Richmond upon Thames
0 / 54
Southwark
48 / 63
Sutton
0 / 54
Tower Hamlets
42 / 45
Waltham Forest
46 / 60
Wandsworth
26 / 60
Westminster
18 / 60

Common CouncilmenEdit

Labour is the only political party to have any seats in the City of London Corporation's Court of Common Council.

Common Councilman Ward
Richard Crossan Aldersgate
Mary Durcan Cripplegate
William Pimlott Cripplegate
Munsur Ali Portsoken
Jason Pritchard Portsoken

Executive MayorsEdit

Mayoralty Mayor
Greater London Sadiq Khan
Hackney Philip Glanville
Lewisham Damien Egan
Newham Rokhsana Fiaz
Tower Hamlets John Biggs

Electoral performanceEdit

UK Parliament electionsEdit

 
Red indicates the seat won by Labour at the 2017 General Election.

The table below shows the London Labour Party's results at UK general elections since the area of Greater London was created.[2]

Date Votes won % of Votes Change MPs elected Change
Feb 1974 1,587,065 40.4%  5.3%
50 / 92
 5
Oct 1974 1,540,462 43.9%  3.5%
51 / 92
 1
1979 1,459,085 39.6%  4.3%
42 / 92
 9
1983 1,031,539 29.8%  9.8%
26 / 84
 16
1987 1,136,903 31.5%  1.7%
23 / 84
 3
1992 1,332,424 37.1%  5.6%
35 / 84
 12
1997 1,643,329 49.5%  12.4%
57 / 74
 22
2001 1,306,869 47.3%  2.2%
55 / 74
 2
2005 1,135,687 38.9%  8.4%
44 / 74
 11
2010 1,245,637 36.6%  2.3%
38 / 73
 6
2015 1,545,080 43.7%  7.1%
45 / 73
 7
2017 2,087,010 54.6%  10.9%
49 / 73
 4

European Parliament electionsEdit

The table below shows the results gained by the London Labour Party in elections to the European Parliament. From 1979 to 1994, MEPs were elected from 10 individual constituencies by first-past-the-post; since 1999, MEPs have been elected from a London-wide regional list by proportional representation.

Date Votes won % of Votes Change MEPs elected Change
1979 566,525 35.0% N/A
1 / 10
N/A
1984 683,789 41.0%  4.2%
5 / 10
 4
1989 778,589 41.6%  0.6%
7 / 10
 2
1994 821,876 50.2%  8.5%
9 / 10
 2
1999 399,466 35.0%  15.2%
4 / 10
 5
2004 466,584 24.8%  10.3%
3 / 9
 1
2009 372,590 21.3%  3.5%
2 / 8
 1
2014 806,959 36.7%  15.4%
4 / 8
 2

Regional electionsEdit

Greater London Council electionsEdit

The table below shows the results obtained by the London Labour Party in elections to the Greater London Council. The GLC was abolished by the Local Government Act 1985.

Date Votes won % of Votes Change Councillors Change Result
1964 1,063,390 44.6% N/A
64 / 100
N/A Labour win
1967 732,669 34.0%  10.6%
18 / 100
 46 Conservative win
1970 766,272 39.9%  5.9%
35 / 100
 17 Conservative win
1973 928,034 47.4%  7.5%
58 / 92
 23 Labour win
1977 737,194 32.9%  14.5%
28 / 92
 30 Conservative win
1981 939,457 41.8%  8.9%
50 / 92
 22 Labour win

Between 1986 and 2000 there was no city-wide governmental body in Greater London.

London Assembly electionsEdit

The table below shows the results obtained by the London Labour Party in elections to the London Assembly.

Date Constituency Vote % of Vote Change Regional Vote % of Vote Change AMs Change
2000 501,296 31.6% N/A 502,874 30.3% N/A
9 / 25
N/A
2004 444,808 24.7%  6.9% 468,247 25.0%  5.3%
7 / 25
 2
2008 673,855 28.0%  3.3% 665,443 27.1%  2.7%
8 / 25
 1
2012 933,438 42.3%  14.3% 911,204 41.1%  13.5%
12 / 25
 4
2016 1,138,576 43.5%  1.2% 1,054,801 40.3%  0.8%
12 / 25
 

London Mayoral electionsEdit

The table below shows the London Labour Party's results in elections for the Mayor of London.

Date Candidate 1st Round vote % of vote 2nd Round vote % of vote Result Notes
2000 Frank Dobson 223,884 13.1% Eliminated Eliminated Independent win Ex-GLC leader and Labour MP Ken Livingstone ran as an independent and won.
2004 Ken Livingstone 685,548 36.8% 828,390 55.4% Labour win
2008 Ken Livingstone 893,887 37.0% 1,028,966 46.8% Conservative win
2012 Ken Livingstone 889,918 40.3% 992,273 48.5% Conservative win
2016 Sadiq Khan 1,148,716 44.2% 1,310,143 56.8% Labour win

Borough council electionsEdit

The table below shows the London Labour Party's results in elections for the London Boroughs.

Date Vote share Change Councillors Change Councils Change
1964 N/A
1,112 / 1,859
N/A
20 / 32
N/A
1968 28.1% N/A
350 / 1,863
 431
3 / 32
 17
1971 53.1%  25.0%
1,221 / 1,863
 871
21 / 32
 18
1974 42.9%  10.2%
1,090 / 1,867
 131
18 / 32
 3
1978 39.6%  3.3%
882 / 1,908
 208
14 / 32
 4
1982 30.4%  9.3%
781 / 1,914
 101
12 / 32
 2
1986 38.0%  7.7%
957 / 1,914
 176
15 / 32
 3
1990 40.8%  2.8%
925 / 1,914
 32
14 / 32
 1
1994 42.9%  2.1%
1,044 / 1,917
 119
17 / 32
 3
1998 42.2%  0.6%
1,050 / 1,917
 6
18 / 32
 1
2002 36.1%  6.2%
866 / 1,861
 184
15 / 32
 3
2006 30.1%  6.0%
685 / 1,861
 181
7 / 32
 8
2010 35.1%  5.0%
875 / 1,861
 190
17 / 32
 10
2014 43.0%  8.0%
1,060 / 1,851
 185
20 / 32
 3
2018 47.0%  4.0%
1,120 / 1,851
 60
21 / 32
 1

ChairsEdit

1915: John Stokes
1916: Fred Bramley
1919: Thomas Naylor
1933: Harold Clay
1948: Jock Tiffin
1952: Charles Brandon
1956: Bob Mellish
1977: Arthur Latham
1986: Glenys Thornton
1991: Jim Fitzpatrick
2000: Chris Robbins
2002: Len Duvall

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 11 July 2007. Retrieved 21 July 2007.
  2. ^ http://www.electoralcalculus.co.uk/flatfile.html

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