Latest News and Forthcoming Elections
Parliamentary General Election
There will be a Parliamentary General Election on 8 June 2017.
The timetable is as follows:
Thursday 27 April: Parliament
Tuesday 2 May: Final date that Parliament can
Wednesday 3 May: Parliament
(Thursday 4 May: Local
Thursday 11 May: Close of
Monday 22 May: Last day for registering to
Tuesday 23 May: Last day for postal vote
Wednesday 31 May: Last day for proxy vote
Thursday 8 June: Polling day. Polls open 7 am until 10
Kenton East ward by-election
Following the death of Cllr Mitzi Green (Labour), a by-election was held in Kenton East ward
on Thursday 20 April 2017. The result was as follows:
HIRANI, Nitesh V. (Conservative Party)
PATEL, Nishit (Labour Party)
CROFT, Annabel C.R. (Liberal Democrats) 65
CROSSMAN, Herbert W. (UKIP)
Majority: 257 (8.5%)
Valid votes: 3,032
Spoilt papers: 18
Roxbourne ward by-election
Following the death of Cllr Bob Currie (Labour), a by-election was held in Roxbourne ward on 9
March 2017. The result was as follows:
HENSON, Maxine M. (Labour Party) 1,554 62.8%
SINGH, Annabel N.L. (Conservative Party) 533 21.5%
AMUTHARASAN, Marshel (Liberal Democrats) 240 9.7%
CROSSMAN, Herbert W. (UKIP) 148
Valid votes: 2,475
Spoilt papers: 7
The 2018 Review of Parliamentary Constituencies
The Boundary Commission for England is carrying out a review of boundaries for Parliamentary constituencies in England. This review is known as the '2018 Review' as
their final report must be submitted to Parliament in September 2018. The Commission's initial proposals were published on 12 September 2016. The proposals involve a radical change in Harrow's
representation as follows:
Harrow and Stanmore (77,624 electors) comprising:
The LB of Harrow wards: Canons, Greenhill, Harrow Weald, Hatch End, Headstone North, Headstone South, Marlborough, Stanmore Park, Wealdstone, West Harrow.
Kenton (73,722 electors) comprising:
The LB of Harrow wards: Belmont, Edgware, Kenton East, Kenton West, Queensbury.
The LB of Brent wards: Barnhill, Fryent, Kenton, Queensbury.
Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner (74,037 electors) comprising:
The LB of Harrow wards: Pinner, Pinner South, Rayners Lane.
The LB of Hillingdon wards: Cavendish, Eastcote and East Ruislip, Manor, Northwood, Northwood Hills, West Ruislip.
Wembley and Harrow on the Hill (77,515 electors) comprising:
The LB of Harrow wards: Harrow on the Hill, Roxbourne, Roxeth.
The LB of Brent wards: Alperton, Northwick Park, Preston, Sudbury, Tokyngton, Wembley Central.
The consultation period for these initial proposals ended on 5 December 2016. The Commission is currently organising and catologuing representations received before
publishing them in spring 2017.