Croydon

LAB Gain from CON
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 40 Seats +/- +7
Conservative Seats 30 Seats +/- -7

Council background

Type
London Borough Council
Seats up
70 seats up for election - Whole
Boundary change
No

Latest updates Croydon London Borough Council

14.10.2014

15:56

Eight month wait for flood funds

Hundreds of residents forced to leave their homes after a plan to divert floodwater backfired say they still have not received the promised flood prevention grants.

05.08.2014

14:34

Top council earners

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Wandsworth Council also had the most number of employees in London making more than £100,000 a year in 2012-13 with 29. Barnet was second with 26, followed by Hillingdon with 24, the Tax Payers' Alliance study found.

Other local authorities with more than 15 people on £100,000 were:

  • City of London - 24
  • Camden - 23
  • Greater London Authority - 21
  • Newham - 20
  • Islington - 19
  • Tower Hamlets - 18
  • Brent - 18
  • Croydon - 15

17.06.2014

19:41

Tributes paid to rave death teenager

Tributes have been paid to a 15-year-old boy who died after going to an illegal rave in Croydon.
14:56

Rave death boy 'exceptional athlete'

A teenager who died after attending an illegal rave in south London was an "exceptional sportsman" and "destined for academic success", his school said.

24.05.2014

02:22

Labour Party makes gains in London

Labour makes a number of gains in London including taking the Tory-led councils of Hammersmith and Fulham, and Croydon

23.05.2014

17:58

Latest local election results

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The results of the elections held in 32 London boroughs are still coming in, so far:

  • Bexley - Conservative hold
  • Brent - Labour hold
  • Croydon - Labour wins from Conservatives
  • Enfield - Labour hold
  • Hammersmith and Fulham - Labour wins from Conservatives
  • Haringey - Labour hold
  • Harrow - Labour win
  • Hillingdon - Conservative hold
  • Hounslow - Labour hold
  • Islington - Labour hold
  • Kingston - Conservatives win from Liberal Democrats
  • Lambeth - Labour hold
  • Merton - Labour gains from no overall control
  • Redbridge - Labour gains from no overall control
  • Richmond - Conservative hold
  • Southwark - Labour holds
  • Sutton - Liberal Democrats hold
  • Waltham Forest - Labour hold
  • Wandsworth - Conservative hold
  • Westminster - Conservative hold
10:43
BBC Politics
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10:18

Labour wins Croydon

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Labour has gained control of Croydon from the Conservatives.

BBC London's Leila Nathoo said that Labour had won control after eight years out of power and that Emily Benn, the granddaughter of former politician Tony Benn, was elected as a Labour councillor in the area.

10:01

Croydon election count

Leila Nathoo
BBC News
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Labour preparing for victory in Croydon

08:00

Croydon expectations

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A Labour Party member celebrates his party's retention of both seats in the Fieldway ward in the Borough of Croydon.

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