Six candidates to slug it out in election battle for Marylebone High Street ward

By News Reporters All the main political parties as well as smaller parties and an independent will fight for a single seat in Marylebone High Street ward which has become vacant after the long-serving Conservative councillor Harvey Marshall resigned because of ill health. The by-election will take place on Thursday 2 May.  At the last …

Fitzrovia – Results of local elections

By News Reporters Labour swept back into Bloomsbury with three newly elected councillors. Conservative councillor Rebecca Hossack lost her seat as Labour surged ahead in Camden regaining seats lost in 2006. Labour's Adam Harrison topped the polls with 1670 votes (13.97%) in Bloomsbury. In Fitzrovia's Westminster wards the Conservatives held onto all six seats, with …

Fitzrovia – Where are all the election posters?

By News Reporters Fitzrovia's voters seem to be shy of showing their political allegiance, yet keen to take part in debate. Perhaps there are a lot of floating voters who have yet to make up their minds. A survey of Fitzrovia by Fitzrovia News revealed very few election posters on display. Candidates out canvassing have …

Fitzrovia – Local election battle

By News Reporters Next month’s local elections will see a tough battle between the Conservatives, Greens and Labour in Camden’s Bloomsbury ward as candidates fight for three council seats. Fitzrovia is divided into parts of three electoral wards. Bloomsbury in Camden, and Marylebone High Street and West End in Westminster. There will be hustings taking …