Merton

LAB Gain from NOC
Party Seats Change +/-
Labour Seats 36 Seats +/- +8
Conservative Seats 20 Seats +/- -7
Residents Association Seats 3 Seats +/- 0
Liberal Democrat Seats 1 Seats +/- -1

Council background

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

Latest updates Merton London Borough Council

27.06.2017

00:09

Scottish areas 'worst' for broadband

The slowest speeds in the UK are experienced in three Scottish local authority areas, Which? says.

09.02.2015

20:50

Failing school's pupils offered move

Parents of children at an East Sussex school put into special measures are offered alternative places in London schools.

22.07.2014

16:07

Merton cyclist dies

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A cyclist, who died following a collision in Merton, has been named as Laurent Patrick Cullinan (pictured), 25, of New Malden, Surrey.

Image copyright Met police

The collision with a silver Honda Accord happened on Kingston Road, at about 00:45 on Saturday, the Met said.

18.07.2014

10:15

Empty homes powers not being used

Powers to penalise developers who leave homes empty for years are not being used, a BBC investigation reveals.

29.06.2014

18:15

Sharapova's candy shop criticised

A 'pop-up' sweet shop in Wimbledon, launched by tennis star Maria Sharapova has been condemned by nutritionists.

18.06.2014

14:09

Raynes Park meeting

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Merton Council tweets: Get involved - Raynes Park Community Forum meeting tonight at 7.15pm in the Library meeting room http://ow.ly/xoIV8

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
08:39

Labour gain Hammersmith and Fulham

Labour are making gains in London, taking control of Hammersmith and Fulham and Merton councils.
08:06

London Local Elections

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The results of the elections held in 32 London boroughs have been coming in since the early hours. So far:

  • Hammersmith and Fulham - Labour wins from Conservatives
  • Haringey - Labour holds
  • Wandsworth - Conservative-led
  • Enfield - Labour holds
  • Merton - Labour gains from no overall control
  • Sutton - Liberal Democrats holds
Image caption Labour is in charge at Hammersmith and Fulham for the first time in eight years
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