23 May 2014

Three Labour Councillors elected in Vassall Ward in Lambeth elections 2014

Thank you to everyone who supported Labour in  yesterday's Lambeth Council election in Vassall Ward. The three Labour candiates - Jacqui Dyer, Paul Gadsby and Annie Gallop have been elected to represent Vassall each with a majority of over 1,200.

The Liberal Democrat vote in the ward dropped significantly and now the Green Party and Conservatives are the main opposition in the ward.

Full election results for Vassall Ward (taken from Vassall results page on  Lambeth website)

Election Candidate Party Votes %
Jacqui Dyer Labour 1751 19% Elected
Paul Gadsby Labour 1723 19% Elected
Annie Gallop Labour 1671 18% Elected
Celia Esme Cole Green 598 6% Not elected
Paul Thomas Abbott Conservative 463 5% Not elected
Stuart David Barr Conservative 451 5% Not elected
Owen Everett Green 451 5% Not elected
Lindsay Jean Avebury Liberal Democrat 445 5% Not elected
John Noah Walton Green 419 5% Not elected
Collette Dawn Thomas Liberal Democrat 388 4% Not elected
Joshua Gething Conservative 382 4% Not elected
Dominic Karma Wyard Liberal Democrat 254 3% Not elected
Mark Chapman Pirate Party 129 1% Not elected
Dalton Montague Trade Unionist
and Socialist Coalition
113 1% Not elected

Congratulations to Jacqui, Paul and Annie - contact and surgery details to follow shortly

Lambeth Labour - Winning Here
Vassall Labour - Winning Here

22 May 2014

Vote Labour today in Vassall Ward

Today is election day - your chance to determine who runs Lambeth Council for the next four years. The polling stations are open from 7am to 10pm.

Please note that the location of one of Vassall's polling stations has changed - if you previously voted at Charles Edward Brook School on Cormont Road, SE5 you will now be voting at the Minet Library on the corner of Knatchbull and Burton Roads.

Vassall Labour's candidates in today's Lambeth Council elections

Jacqui Dyer has been a leading force in championing resident’s views on the Myatt’s North regeneration project as chair of the local resident’s group, especially making sure local people get the best from the project. She is co-chair of Lambeth’s Black Health and Wellbeing Commission.

Cllr Paul Gadsby has been a committed local community activist for years, helping to organise public meetings on welfare reforms, roving councillor surgeries and getting new resident groups off the ground. If re-elected he wants to campaign for improved green spaces and better
housing for local people.

Annie Gallop has lived in the area for 20 years and is a former chair of the Cowley estate tenant’s organisation. Annie has had a long track record of supporting local residents. She helped found the Cowley Food Farm, an award winning local project, and is a former school trustee.
Vassall Labour Action Team
Kate Hoey MP, Cllr Paul Gadsby, Annie Gallop, Jacqui Dyer and Lambeth Labour Leader Lib Peck

Vote Labour today in Vassall Ward

19 May 2014

Minet Library closed on Thursday

On Thursday 22 May 2014, owing to the local Lambeth Council elections, the Minet Library will be closed for the day. The archives will be open.

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13 May 2014

Question your candidates at the Vassall Ward Hustings Meeting this Thursday

This Thursday, 15 May 2014, come and question the candidates standing in Vassall Ward at a Hustings Meeting organised by local group the SE5 Forum.

The event will take place 7-9pm on Thursday 15 May 2014 at the Happenings Community Centre, 40 Bramah Green, SW9 - just off Patmos Road (building formerly the Myatts Field North Community Centre)

Further details below