Mayor of Lewisham

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Mayor of Lewisham
Incumbent
Steve Bullock
Style No courtesy title or style
Appointer Electorate of Lewisham
Term length Four years
Inaugural holder Steve Bullock
Website lewisham.gov.uk/.../The Mayor/

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

Referendum[edit]

Mayor of Lewisham referendum
18 October 2001
Choice Votes  %
Referendum passed Elected Mayor 16,822 51.4
Cabinet System 15,914 48.6
Required majority 50
Total votes 0
Source: House of Commons Library[1]

Elections[edit]

2002[edit]

Lewisham Mayoral Election 2 May 2002 [2][3]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % Transfers 2nd Round  %  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Steve Bullock 13,473 35.5% 4,509 17,982 59.4%
Conservative Derek Stone 8,004 21.1% 4,276 12,280 40.6%
Liberal Democrat Alexander Feakes 7,276 19.2%
Green Sinna Mani 5,517 14.5%
Local Education Action by Parents Marie-Louise Irvine 3,710 9.8%
Labour win

2006[edit]

Lewisham Mayoral Election 4 May 2006 [4]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % Transfers 2nd Round  %  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Steve Bullock 22,155 37.7% 2,974 25,129 57.1%
Liberal Democrat Christopher Maines 12,398 21.1% 6,491 18,889 42.9%
Conservative James Cleverly 10,790 18.4%
Green Michael Keogh 7,168 12.2%
Independent John Hamilton 4,823 8.2%
Lewisham Peoples' Alliance Sinna Mani 1,366 2.3%
Labour hold

2010[edit]

Lewisham Mayoral Election 5 May 2010 [5]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % Transfers 2nd Round  %  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Steve Bullock 47,861 44.5% 4,670 52,531 59.0%
Liberal Democrat Christopher Maines 26,445 24.6% 10,001 36,446 41.0%
Conservative Simon Nundy 16,276 15.1%
Green Dean Walton 6,560 6.1%
People Before Profit John Hamilton 5,964 5.5%
BNP Tess Culnane 2,904 2.7%
English Democrat Graham Dare 1,559 1.4%
Labour hold

2014[edit]

Lewisham Mayoral Election 22 May 2014 [6]
Party Candidate 1st Round  % Transfers 2nd Round  %  First Round Votes  Transfer Votes 
Labour Steve Bullock 36,659 50.77%
Conservative Simon Nundy 8,041 11.14%
Liberal Democrat Duwayne Brooks 7,234 10.02%
Green Mike Keogh 7,224 10.00%
People Before Profit John Hamilton 6,014 8.33%
UKIP Peter Lello 5,684 7.87%
TUSC Chris Flood 1,354 1.88%
Labour hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Local Elections in England: 2 May 2002" (PDF). House of Commons Library. 9 May 2002. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Mayor of Lewisham results 2002" (PDF). Lewisham Borough Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Mayor election results". The Guardian. 3 May 2002. Retrieved 20 May 2017. 
  4. ^ "Local elections 2006" (PDF). House of Commons Library. 10 May 2006. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Local elections 2010". House of Commons Library. 10 May 2006. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Election results for 22 May 2014". Lewisham Borough Council. 23 May 2010. Retrieved 30 May 2014.