Patrick Pinkerton wins Cazenove ward by-election for Labour

Newly elected councillor Patrick Pinkerton (left) awaits the results. Photograph: Maya Sall

The Labour Party’s candidate, Patrick Pinkerton, has been elected for Cazenove ward, with 1,974 votes.

Hershi Moskovits, the Conservative and  Unionist Party candidate, was just 136 votes behind, with 1,838 votes.

The Greens took third place, with Tamara Micner garnering 1,170 votes.

The Liberal Democrats’ Ken Gabbott-Rolph trailed in fourth place with just 150 votes, following by the independent candidate, Faisal Ibji, with 147 votes.

The by-election took place on Thursday 4 July, 2024.

Candidate Name Party Number of votes Elected
GABBOTT-ROLPH, Ken Liberal Democrats 150
IBJI, Faisal Riyaj Independent 147
MICNER, Tamara Green Party 1,170
MOSKOVITS, Hershi Conservative and  Unionist Party 1,838
PINKERTON, Patrick Labour Party 1,974 Elected

Turnout: 52.17 per cent