Mayoral Elections

After Shock Moscow Election Success for Navalny, Kremlin Learning It Can't Have It Both Ways

Patrick Reevell | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Politics
Patrick Reevell

A woman outside a polling station in Moscow told me yesterday, that she didn't think it would matter if Sobayanin won honestly in the city's mayoral elections, whose results were released this morning, because "no one will believe it anyway."

Loss Of Power: Outage At Alexandra Palace Halts Vote Counting

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Politics

A power cut at a key polling station in north London has delayed electronic vote counting for the London Mayoral Elections by more than an hour. Th...

Say No to Boris, London's Environment Demands It

Damien Clarkson | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Politics
Damien Clarkson

Tomorrow us Londoners have to choose who will be our Mayor for the next four years. As a green I wish Jenny Jones was heading for a huge victory but I am realistic and know that a strong vote for green candidates in the London assembly is probably the best we can hope for this time around.

Ken and Boris Neck-and-Neck

Peter Kellner | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Kellner

Throughout last year, I regarded Boris Johnson as the likeliest winner of London’s coming mayoral election. YouGov and other pollsters showed consistently that around one-in-five Labour supporters would desert Ken Livingstone and vote for Boris. Our latest poll tells a different story.

English Democrats Force Elected Mayor Vote in Salford

Steve Middleton | Posted 01.10.2011 | UK Politics
Steve Middleton

The English Democrats party is forcing Salford to hold a referendum on an elected Mayor for the city after they handed in a 10,000 name petition.