London Conservatives

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London Conservatives
Leader in the London Assembly Gareth Bacon AM
Chairman Ian Twinn
Deputy chairpersons Gotz Mohindra
Paul Canal
Founded 1946
Preceded by Municipal Reform Party
Ideology Conservatism
Political position Centre-right
National affiliation Conservative Party
European affiliation Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists
International affiliation International Democrat Union
European Parliament group European Conservatives and Reformists
Colours      Blue
London House of Commons seats
27 / 73
London Assembly
8 / 25
London EU Parliament seats
2 / 8
Local councillors in London
612 / 1,851
Council control in London
9 / 32
Directly elected Mayoralties in London
0 / 5
Website
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The London Conservatives are the regional party of the Conservative Party that operates in Greater London.

Party strength

The party's main competition is with the larger London Labour Party for office. They hold two of the eight London seats in the European Parliament, 27 of 73 London seats in the House of Commons and 8 of 25 seats in the London Assembly. The party controls 9 of 32 London boroughs, and won 612 out of the 1,851 Councillors in the 2014 local elections. The party held the Mayoralty of London from 2008 until losing to Labour in 2016.

Mayoral candidates

Election Candidate Results
2000 Steven Norris Red XN Not elected
2004 Steven Norris Red XN Not elected
2008 Boris Johnson Green tickY Elected
2012 Boris Johnson Green tickY Elected
2016 Zac Goldsmith Red XN Not elected

Current representatives

City Hall, London
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Members of the European Parliament

Members of Parliament

Cabinet ministers
Ministers
  • Jane Ellison Financial Secretary to the Treasury
  • Jo Johnson – Minister of State for Universities and Science
  • Gavin Barwell Minister for London, Minister of State for Housing and Planning

London Assembly members

Councillors

Council Councillors
Barking and Dagenham
0 / 51
Barnet
32 / 63
Bexley
45 / 63
Brent
6 / 63
Bromley
51 / 60
Camden
12 / 54
Croydon
30 / 70
Ealing
12 / 69
Enfield
22 / 63
Greenwich
9 / 51
Hackney
4 / 57
Hammersmith and Fulham
20 / 46
Haringey
0 / 57
Harrow
26 / 63
Havering
22 / 54
Hillingdon
42 / 65
Hounslow
11 / 60
Islington
0 / 48
Kensington and Chelsea
37 / 50
Kingston upon Thames
27 / 48
Lambeth
3 / 63
Lewisham
0 / 54
Merton
20 / 60
Newham
0 / 60
Redbridge
24 / 63
Richmond upon Thames
38 / 54
Southwark
2 / 63
Sutton
7 / 54
Tower Hamlets
5 / 45
Waltham Forest
16 / 60
Wandsworth
39 / 60
Westminster
41 / 60

References

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