24 September 2009

2008 Mayor of London and GLA elections results in Vassall Ward

In the 2008 Mayor of London elections held on 2 May 2008 residents of Vassall Ward voted overwhelmingly for Ken Livingstone to be Mayor of London with Conservative Boris Johnson coming in second and Liberal Democrat Brian Paddick third on first choice votes.
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Voting for the Greater London Assembly Member for Lambeth and Southwark Constituency saw Labour's Valerie Shawcross with a large majority, the Liberal Democrats' Caroline Pidgeon second and the Conservatives' Shirley Houghton third. The voting for the London-wide GLA members in Vassall also reflected these opinions.

For further information on the 2008 Mayor of London and GLA elections see the London Elects website

Results for Vassall Ward (part of the Lambeth and Southwark Constituency)
First Choice votes in Vassall Ward
Richard Barnbrook, British National Party, 23 votes
Gerard Joseph Batten, UK Independence Party, 16 votes
Sian Berry, Green Party, 126 votes
Alan Craig, Christian Peoples Alliance and Christian Party, 62 votes
Lindsey Ann German, Left List, 22 votes
Boris Johnson, Conservative Party, 731 votes
Ken Livingstone, The Labour Party Candidate, 1567 votes
Winston Truman McKenzie, Independent, 11 votes
Matt O'Connor, English Democrats, 9 votes
Brian Leonard Paddick, Liberal Democrats, 436 votes

Second choice votes in Vassall Ward
Richard Barnbrook, British National Party, 42 votes
Gerard Joseph Batten, UK Independence Party, 58 votes
Sian Berry, Green Party, 472 votes
Alan Craig, Christian Peoples Alliance and Christian Party, 129 votes
Lindsey Ann German, Left List, 60 votes
Boris Johnson, Conservative Party, 239 votes
Ken Livingstone, The Labour Party Candidate, 537 votes
Winston Truman McKenzie, Independent, 56 votes
Matt O'Connor, English Democrats, 54 votes
Brian Leonard Paddick, Liberal Democrats, 880 votes

Voting for Constituency Member of Greater London Authority
Shane Collins, Green Party, 322 votes
Jasmijn De Boo, Animals Count, 32 votes
Shirley Houghton, Conservative Party, 452 votes
Daniel Lambert, Socialist Party of Great Britain, 43 votes
Geoffrey Macharia, Christian Choice,98 votes
Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat, 857 votes
Janus Polenceus, English Democrats, 24 votes
Valerie Shawcross, Labour Party, 1095 votes
Jens Winton, UK Independence Party, 30 votes
Katt Young, Left list, 5 votes


The next London-wide elections in Vassall Ward will be the Lambeth Borough Council elections on 6 May 2010