King's Cross (ward)
|Created||1 April 1965|
|Named for||King's Cross|
King's Cross is a ward of the London borough of Camden, in the United Kingdom. The ward has existed since the creation of the borough on 1 April 1965 and was first used in the 1964 elections. The population of the ward at the 2011 Census was 11,843.
There was a revision of ward boundaries in Camden in 1978.
There was a revision of ward boundaries in Camden in 2002. The ward covers parts of Bloomsbury and Kings Cross, which also crosses into St Pancras and Somers Town and the London Borough of Islington. For elections to Parliament, King's Cross is part of Holborn and St Pancras.
Kings Cross lies in the south of the borough, and is one of three wards of Camden south of Euston Road (along with Bloomsbury and Holborn and Covent Garden). It is separated from Bloomsbury by Upper Woburn Place, Tavistock Square, Tavistock Place, Hunter Street, and Grenville Street; from Holborn and Covent Garden by Guilford Street and Calthorpe Street; from the borough of Islington by Kings Cross Road and Pentonville Road; and from St Pancras and Somers Town by Euston Road.
Like all other wards of Camden, King's Cross is represented by three councillors on Camden Borough Council. The last election was held on 22 May 2014, when all three councillors were elected. They are all elected for the Labour Party.
|Labour||Sarah Hayward *||1,467|
|Labour||Jonathan Simpson *||1,424|
|Labour||Abdul Hai *||1,333|
|Liberal Democrat||Elizabeth Jones||263|
|Liberal Democrat||Jon Burden||236|
|Liberal Democrat||Michael Skinner||195|
|Liberal Democrat||Lee Baker||1,546||11.97|
|Liberal Democrat||Yuan Potts||1,386||10.73|
|Liberal Democrat||Huw Prior||1,283||9.93|
|Green||Edward Michael Milford||454||3.51|
|Green||Rienzi Nini Enrico Trento||337||2.61|
|Liberal Democrat||Trevor Harris||662|
|Liberal Democrat||Huw Prior||627|
|Liberal Democrat||David Simmons||600|