Read about the 2000 local council elections. These included elections in London for the Mayor of London and the London Assembly.

The Conservatives, under William Hauge, made a large gain in seats. This was at the expense of the Labour government led by Tony Blair.

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Electoral Commission warns government over refusal to provide election freepost to Police Commissioner candidates

The Electoral Commission has criticised the government for opposing the use of freepost election addresses in this year’s Police and Crime Commissioner elections. … Read the full post »