Directly elected mayor of Hackney

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Mayor of Hackney
Incumbent
Jules Pipe
Style No courtesy title or style
Appointer Electorate of Hackney
Term length Four years
Inaugural holder Jules Pipe
Website www.hackney.gov.uk/mayor

The directly elected mayor of Hackney is a directly elected mayor responsible for the executive function of Hackney London Borough Council in London, England. The incumbent since the post was created in 2002 is Jules Pipe.

Referendum[edit]

Mayor of Hackney referendum
2 May 2002
Choice Votes  %
Referendum passed Elected Mayor 24,697 70.1
Cabinet System 10,537 29.9
Required majority 50
Valid votes 35,234 84.08
Invalid or blank votes 6,670 17.92
Total votes 41,904 100.00
Registered voters and turnout 131,569 31.85
Source: Hackney Council[1]

Elections[edit]

2002[edit]

Hackney Mayoral Election 17 October 2002 [2]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % 2nd Round Total  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Jules Pipe 13,813 41.95% 2,421 16,234
Conservative Andrew Boff 4,502 13.67% 1,127 5,629
Socialist Alliance Paul Foot 4,187 12.72%
Liberal Democrat Ian Sharer 4,185 12.71%
Green Crispin Truman 3,002 9.12%
Hackney First Bruce Spenser 1,543 4.69%
Independent Terry Edwards 1,253 3.81%
Independent Errol Carr 441 1.34%
Total votes 32936 95.67
Rejected ballots 1489 4.33
Turnout 34,415 26.34%
Registered electors 130,657
Labour win

2006[edit]

Hackney Mayoral Election 4 May 2006 [3]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % 2nd Round Total  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Jules Pipe 20,830 46.86% 3,404 24,234
Conservative Andrew Boff 7,454 16.77% 1,331 8,785
Liberal Democrat Matthew Penhalligon 4,882 10.98%
Green Mima Bone 4,683 10.53%
Independent Hettie Peters 2,907 6.54%
Respect Dean Ryan 2,800 6.30%
Communist Monty Goldman 896 2.02%
Total votes 44,452 34.3%
Labour hold

2010[edit]

Hackney Mayoral Election 6 May 2010 [4]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % 2nd Round Total  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Jules Pipe 48,363 53.85%
Liberal Democrat Adrian Gee-Turner 15,818 17.61%
Conservative Andrew Boff 12,405 13.81%
Green Mischa Borris 10,100 11.25%
Communist Monty Goldman 2,033 2.26%
Christian William Thompson 1,084 1.21%
Total votes 89,803 58%
Labour hold

2014[edit]

Hackney Mayoral Election 6 May 2010 [5]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % 2nd Round Total  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Jules Pipe 40,858 60.38%
Green Mischa Borris 11,849 17.51%
Conservative Linda Kelly 7,853 11.61%
Liberal Democrat Simon De Deney 3,840 5.68%
Putting Hackney First Mustafa Korel 3,265 4.83%
Total votes 67,665 39.61%
Labour hold

List of elected mayors[edit]

Political party Name Entered office Left office

Labour

Jules Pipe 2 May 2002 Incumbent


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hackney Referendum - 2002". Hackney Council. 16 June 2010. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Mayor of Hackney - Election 17 October 2002". Hackney Council. 15 June 2010. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Mayor and Council Elections 2006". Hackney Council. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Results for the Mayoral Election on 6 May 2010". Hackney Council. Retrieved 12 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Results for the Mayoral Election on 6 May 2010". Hackney Council. Retrieved 12 January 2013.