Mayor of London and London Assembly election results May 2016

Election of a member of the London Assembly a constituency member for the Merton and Wandsworth constituency

Thursday May 5

I, Paul Martin, being the Constituency Returning Officer for this election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each Candidate is as follows:

Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of votes
COOPER, Leonie Alison Labour Party 77340
DEAN, David The Conservative Party Candidate 73039
HYYRYLAINEN-TRETT, Adrian James London Liberal Democrats 10732
JONES, Elizabeth Eirwen UK Independence Party 8478
KULENDRAN, Vallipuram Independent 1142
OBIRI-DARKO, Esther Green Party 14682

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number:
(a) want of official mark 0
(b) voting for more Candidates than voter is entitled to 262
(c) writing or mark by which voter could be identified 2
(d) unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 1778
Total number of rejected papers: 2042

Vacant Seats: 1 Electorate: 374113 Ballot Papers Issued: 187460 Turnout: 50.11%

And I do hereby declare that the name of the candidate elected is: Leonie Alison, COOPER.

Paul Martin, Returning Officer