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Results of past elections held in the City of London, wider London and UK.

Aldermanic

Ward of Bread Street

Wednesday 29 August 2018

William Anthony Bowater Russell was elected as Alderman for the ward

This election was uncontested


Ward of Aldgate

Thursday 12 July 2018

Susan LANGLEY was duly elected as Alderman for the ward

Poll results

  1. Hewitt, Peter Lionel Raleigh: Independent - 59
  2. Langley, Susan: Independent - 174

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. Want of an official mark - 0
  2. Voting for more candidates that the voter was entitled to - 0
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 1

Summary

  • Total spoilt votes - 1
  • Number of ballot papers verified and counted - 233
  • Turnout 47.4%

Ward of Bridge and Bridge Without

Wednesday 11 July 2018

Alan Colin Drake Yarrow was elected as Alderman for the ward

This election was uncontested


Ward of Cheap

Thursday 5 July 2018

Robert Charles HUGHES-PENNEY was duly elected as Alderman for the ward

Poll results

  1. BECKER, Timothy George Christie: Independent - 2
  2. HAYWOOD, Timothy Christopher Ashley: Independent - 33
  3. HEATH-RICHARDSON, Andrew John: Independent - 51
  4. HILLS, Richard John: Independent - 39
  5. HUGHES-PENNEY, Robert Charles: Independent - 65
  6. MARSDEN, Andrew Charles: Independent - 42
  7. SAMUELS, Anthony David: Independent - 15

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. Want of an official mark - 0
  2. Voting for more candidates that the voter was entitled to - 1
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 0

Summary

  • Total spoilt votes - 1
  • Number of ballot papers verified and counted - 247
  • Turnout 54.9%

Ward of Candlewick

Thursday 5 July 2018

EMMA EDHEM was duly elected as Alderman for the ward

Poll results

  1. BEWES, Jonathan Michael Arundell: Independent - 27
  2. CHARNLEY, William Francis: Independent - 36
  3. DE SAUSMAREZ, Havilland James: Independent - 43
  4. EDHEM, Emma: Independent - 50

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. Want of an official mark - 0
  2. Voting for more candidates that the voter was entitled to - 0
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 0

Summary

  • Total spoilt votes - 0
  • Number of ballot papers verified and counted - 156
  • Turnout 55.5%

Common Councilman By-elections

Ward of Billingsgate

Thursday 22 March 2018

John Michael ALLEN-PETRIE was duly elected as Common Councilman for the ward

  1. ALLEN-PETRIE, John Michael - Independent - 40 votes (E)
  2. BECKER, Timothy George Christie - Independent - 6 votes
  3. RAJA, Alpa - Independent - 14 votes
  4. WRIGHT, Dawn Linsey - Independent - 30 votes

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. Want of an official mark - 0
  2. Voting for more candidates than the voter was entitled to - 0
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 0
  5. Rejected in part - 0

Summary

  • Total spoilt votes - 0
  • Number of ballot papers verified and counted - 90
  • Turnout - 34.88%

Ward of Bishopsgate

Tuesday 20 March 2018

Shravan Jashvantrai JOSHI was duly elected as Common Councilman for the ward

  1. ABEYIE, Joanna - Independent - 24 votes
  2. AMINU, Adedamola - Labour Party - 20 votes
  3. JOSHI, Shravan Jashvantrai - Independent - 72 votes (E)
  4. STREETER, Patrick Thomas - Independent - 57 votes

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. Want of an official mark - 0
  2. Voting for more candidates than the voter was entitled to - 0
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty - 1
  5. Rejected in part - 0

Summary

  • Total spoilt votes - 1
  • Number of ballot papers verified and counted - 174
  • Turnout - 17.9%

City-wide Common Council elections

2017 elections

For details, see the Notice of Persons Elected (225KB)

Lord Mayor

On Monday 1 October 2018, Alderman Peter Estlin was elected as Lord Mayor for the City of London. He will take office on Friday 9 November 2018 and will serve for one year.

Sheriffs

At Common Hall, held in Guildhall on Monday 25 June 2018, the assembly of the Liveryman of the City of London elected the following persons as Sheriffs of the said City:

  • KEAVENY, Vincent Thomas
    Alderman and Solicitor
  • GREEN, Margaret Elizabeth
    Citizen and Framework Knitter

The two Sheriffs took up their posts on 28 September 2018.

UK Parliamentary

​An election was held on Thursday 8 June 2017

Mark Field was returned to Parliament as the MP for the Cities of London and Westminster constituency.

The full results are available on the City of Westminster's website.

European Parliamentary

​An election was held on Thursday 22 May 2014

The results for the London Region of the European Parliament and the individual results for the City of London are published on the London European Elections website.

Mayor of London and London Assembly

5 May 2016

For results of these elections, please visit the London Elects website. The City of London is part of the City and East Constituency.

Referendum and other

Referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union 2016

A referendum was held on Thursday 23 June 2016.

The referendum asked voters:

Should the United Kingdom remain as a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?

Voters had the option to vote to:

  • Remain a member of the European Union
  • Leave the European Union

Final UK wide result

  • LEAVE 51.9%
  • REMAIN 48.1%

Results for the City of London

  • Total number of ballot papers counted : 4405
  • The number of votes cast in favour of REMAIN - 3312
  • The number of votes cast in favour of LEAVE - 1087

Number of ballot papers rejected

  1. No official mark - 0
  2. Voting for both answers to the question asked - 2
  3. Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 0
  4. Unmarked or void for uncertainty - 4

Summary

  • Total rejected - 6
  • The City of London voted:
    REMAIN 75.2%
    LEAVE 24.7%
  • The voter turnout 73.58%

Election of Verderers

The elections of the Verderers of Epping Forest (70KB) took place on 27 February 2013 in the southern parishes and 28 February 2013 in the northern parishes.​


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