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London Mayoral election

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TopPony Thu 05-May-16 16:50:01

Given the mess in Barnet, with apparently many people not being able to vote, would the outcome still stand? What a mess ...

ThroughThickAndThin01 Thu 05-May-16 16:54:04

What's happened?

TopPony Thu 05-May-16 16:57:35


TopPony Thu 05-May-16 16:58:11

Evening Standard

TopPony Thu 05-May-16 16:59:19

The Guardian

seems to suggest that there could be a challenge

ThroughThickAndThin01 Thu 05-May-16 17:00:01


I guess most will vote though. They'll just go back.

BurnTheBlackSuit Thu 05-May-16 17:01:37

I'm not in London, but I read about Barnet. I got the feeling that if there was a challenge which was upheld, only Barnet would get to re-vote, not the whole of London.

What a massive mess up though!

BillSykesDog Fri 06-May-16 00:24:47

Won't affect any postal votes. Funny that.

ProfessorPreciseaBug Fri 06-May-16 04:05:24

Portends for the referrendum?

AugustaFinkNottle Fri 06-May-16 07:53:36

According to what I heard on the radio, anyone who wants to challenge the result would have to petition the High Court. Unless the result is very close, I doubt it's worth anyone's while.

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