Richard Tracey Retains London Assembly Member for Wandsworth & Merton

Who won what on May 3rd?

It has been confirmed that Conservative candidate Richard Tracey has retained his position as London Assembly Constituency Member for Wandsworth & Merton - his seat is the first of the fourteen seats to be announced.

Though results from elsewhere show Labour making gains across England and Wales, one poll is predicting that Boris Johnson will once again win the battle to be London Mayor, beating bitter rival Ken Livinstone.

The May 3 elections were for the Mayor of London, the 14 Constituency London Assembly Members, and the 11 London-wide Assembly Members.

For more information on the candidates and the election process, visit The results can be seen as they come in live results, Boris winning the Mayoral election in the South West and Labour slightly taking the lead for the London wide Members.

London Mayoral Election

Candidate Party Votes Received
Siobhan Benita Independent  
Carlos Cortiglia British National Party  
Boris Johnson Conservative  
Jenny Jones Green  
Ken Livingstone Labour  
Brian Paddick Liberal Democrats  
Lawrence Webb Fresh Choice for London (UKIP)  

London Assembly Election

Candidate Party Votes Received
Richard Tracey Conservative 65,197   -1.7%
Leonie Cooper Labour 55,216   + 7.4%
Lisa Smart Liberal Democrats 11,904    - 2.4%
Roy Vickery Green 11,307    - 1.0%
Mazhar Manzoor Fresh Choice for London (UKIP)  3,717     - 0.1%
Thamilini Kulendran Independent  2,424     + 1.6%
Bill Martin Socialist Party of Great Britain  1,343     + 0.9%


May 4, 2012