London Mayor Election 2016

PMQs: David Cameron Cracks A Joke After Being Asked To Apologise For Zac Goldsmith's Mayoral Campaign

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron today laughed off suggestions he should apologise for the Tories’ “disgraceful” and “racist” London Mayoral campaign. In this ...

Trump: Muslim Ban 'Exception' For Sadiq Khan

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Politics

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has slammed Donald Trump after the US billionaire said he could be an "exception" to his ban on Muslims entering the United...

9 Famous People Who Publicly Congratulated Sadiq Khan Before David Cameron

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK

David Cameron came under fire for failing to publicly praise Sadiq Khan for the Labour candidate's election as London mayor. Wow. @David_Cameron - wh...

Sadiq Khan's First Commute To City Hall Was Nothing Like Boris Johnson's

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

Sadiq Khan has begun his first day in office as Mayor Of London - and in a nod to his 'son of a bus driver' heritage, taken a bus and a Tube from his ...

Tommy Robinson Could Not Have Got This Post On Sadiq Khan's Wife More Wrong

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK

Tommy Robinson has been accused of "blind hatred" after wrongly identifying Sadiq Khan's wife in an image purporting to show London's new mayor "befor...

Katie Hopkins Says She WILL Run Naked Through London With Halal Sausage Up Her Bum

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

Katie Hopkins has said she will follow through on her promise to streak naked through the streets of London with a sausage up her bottom following Sad...

Everyone Is Mocking Sadiq Khan Critics By Brilliantly Hijacking This 'Racist' Hashtag

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK

Londoners have rallied against critics of Sadiq Khan, turning a hashtag inspired by concern about the new mayor being Muslim into messages of hope ins...

Brutal Commiseration Letter To Zac Goldsmith Hilariously Takes Down 'Dog-Whistle' Campaign

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK

Zac Goldsmith's crushing defeat in the London mayoral elections is being celebrated by one Labour member, who added significant insult to injury to th...

London Mayor Campaign 'Shows Tories Don't Know How To Treat Ethnic Minority Voters'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK

After an election battle deemed racist and divisive, London has elected its first Muslim mayor. Sadiq Khan comfortably defeated Zac Goldsmith in what ...

Sadiq Khan: Londoners Have Chosen Hope Over Fear By Electing Me Mayor

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK Politics

LIVE on #Periscope: London mayor result https://t.co/1LIHe9zuIg— Owen Bennett (@owenjbennett) May 6, 2016 Sadiq Khan claimed Londoners have c...

Sadiq Khan Believed To Have Beaten Zac Goldmsith To Become London Mayor

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Politics

Labour’s Sadiq Khan is the new Mayor of London after beating Tory rival Zac Goldsmith in the race to City Hall. The Tooting MP won the Mayoral Elect...

Farewell, Boris Johnson: A Tribute To London's Funniest Mayor

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Comedy

With a new mayor incoming, Londoners are sadly saying goodbye to a scruffy-haired source of regular laughter who kept us giggling with his clumsiness,...

Jeremy Corbyn To Unite With Sadiq Khan

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn is set to join Sadiq Khan to celebrate a potentially stunning victory for Labour in the London Mayoral race. HuffPost UK understands tha...

Boris Johnson's Final Act As Mayor Sees Him Branded A 'P***k'

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK

Boris Johnson has revealed he was confronted by a cyclist who called him a "prick" while carrying out his last official act as London mayor. He said ...

London Mayoral Election Result: Sadiq Khan On Course For Victory According To Real Time Vote Counter

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Politics

Sadiq Khan is currently on course to become the next Mayor of London, according to a live ticker showing the count result so far. A nifty bit of tech ...

Here's The Hack To Read London Mayor Result Hours Before It's Announced

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK

Londoners are able to watch the results of the capital's mayoral election unfold in real-time hours before the official declaration by performing a si...

Polling Stations That Make You Proud To Be British

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Politics

Britain has gone to the polls to elect councillors, Members of the Scottish Parliament, the mayor of London and more. And they've gone to places that ...

London Council Issues 'Emergency' Voting Procedure After Disruption

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK

A London council has been forced to introduce an "emergency" voting procedure after widespread problems affected scores of residents on Thursday. Repo...

Time's Up: It's Time for Politicians to Fulfil #ThePledge

Oliver Sidorczuk | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Politics
Oliver Sidorczuk

You wouldn't realise it with all the hype around the EU referendum, but today hundreds of elections will take place across the UK, including the Scott...

Chaos At Barnet Polling Stations After Council Botches Voter Registration Lists

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK

Widespread problems with voting in London's most populous borough have prompted complaints from candidates and calls for a public enquiry. UPDATE: Ba...

Sadiq Khan And Zac Goldsmith In Last-Ditch Pitch To Londoners On Polling Day

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK

Today is the day Londoners head to the polls, and in a last-ditch attempt to win over millions of voters, Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith have laid out t...

Khan's Dog Whistle Campaign Reaches the Wrong Ears

Marina Kim | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Politics
Marina Kim

At about 11pm last night I was running a bath expecting a relaxing half an hour before going to bed when I received a Twitter notification. Minutes be...

Katie Hopkins Set To Run Naked Through London With A Sausage Up Her Bum

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK

Katie Hopkins is set to run naked through central London with a sausage inserted into her backside - that's if the latest polls on Sadiq Khan's chance...

Zac Goldsmith Grilled By Newsnight Reporter Over 'Prominence Of Race' In London Mayor Campaign

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Politics

Zac Goldsmith insisted he has run a "positive" campaign for London mayor as he was followed down the street by a Newsnight reporter on Tuesday. The Co...

This Is What The Leading London Mayor Candidates Will Do For Young People

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education

On Thursday, hundreds of thousands of young Londoners will get the chance to cast their ballots in the capital's mayoral election. The two leading can...