North East (London Assembly constituency)

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North East
Territorial constituency for the London Assembly
North East shown within London.PNG
North East shown within London
Created 2000 (2000)
Number of members One
Member Jennette Arnold
Party Labour
Last election 2012
Next election 2016

North East is a constituency of the London Assembly. It is represented by Jennette Arnold who was directly elected at the 2004 London Assembly election after previously being elected by the Labour Party list in the 2000 London Assembly election.

It encompasses the London Boroughs of Hackney, Islington and Waltham Forest.

Assembly Members[edit]

Election Member Party
2000 Meg Hillier Labour
2004 Jennette Arnold Labour

Election results[edit]

London Assembly election, 2012: North East[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jennette Arnold 101,902 53.1 +15.1
Conservative Naomi Newstead 35,714 18.6 -4.7
Green Caroline Allen 29,677 15.5 +2.1
Liberal Democrat Farooq Qureshi 13,237 6.9 -8.1
UKIP Paul Wiffen 6,623 3.4 +0.7
Independent Ijaz Hayat 4,842 2.5 +2.5
Majority 66,188
Total formal votes 191,995 98.3
Informal votes 3,326 1.7
Turnout 195,321 39.1 -4.7
London Assembly election, 2008: North East[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jennette Arnold 73,551 37.2 +8.2
Conservative Alexander Ellis 45,114 22.8 +4.7
Liberal Democrat Meral Ece 28,973 14.6 –4.1
Green Aled Fisher 25,845 13.1 +0.1
Left List Unjum Mirza 6,019 3.0 N/A
UKIP Nicholas Jones 5,349 2.7 –6.2
Christian (Christian Peoples) Maxine Hargreaves 5,323 2.7
English Democrats John Dodds 3,637 1.8 N/A
Majority 28,437 14.4 +4.1
Turnout 197,893 43.8 +12.5
Labour hold Swing
London Assembly election, 2004: North East[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jennette Arnold 37,380 29.0 –7.1
Liberal Democrat T. Stacy 24,042 18.7 –2.5
Conservative Andrew Boff 23,264 18.1 +0.3
Green J. R. Nott 16,739 13.0 –2.6
UKIP R. J. Selby 11,459 8.9 N/A
Respect D. R. E. Ryan 11,184 8.7 N/A
Christian Peoples A. A. Otchie 3,219 2.5 N/A
Communist J. I. Beavis 1,378 1.1 N/A
Majority 13,338 10.3 –4.6
Turnout 128,665 31.3 +2.6
Labour hold Swing
London Assembly election, 2000: North East[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Meg Hillier 42,459 36.1 N/A
Liberal Democrat Paul Fox 24,856 21.1 N/A
Conservative Eric Ollerenshaw 20,975 18.1 N/A
Green Yen Chit Chong 18,382 15.6 N/A
London Socialist Cecelia Prosper 8,269 7.0 N/A
Independent Paul Shaer 1,501 1.3 N/A
Reform 2000 Erol Basarik 1,144 1.0 N/A
Majority 17,603 15.0 N/A
Turnout 117,586 28.7 N/A
Labour hold Swing N/A

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ BBC Election 2008: results
  3. ^ Greater London Authority Election Results
  4. ^ London & Local Elections 2000: North East, BBC News