Labour emphatically tightened their grip on Hammersmith and Fulham Council last night, claiming nine more seats and welcoming a new cohort of first-time councillors.
Labour have kept control of Hammersmith & Fulham Council.
Labour majority win
Turnout, 50,860 (39%, increase of 1% from 2014)
Conservative: 11 (-9)
Green Party: 0
Labour: 35 (+9)
Liberal Democrat: 0
UK Independence Party (UKIP): 0
- 60Labour councillors in Hammersmith and Fulham will be hoping to retain their narrow lead over the Conservatives in May’s upcoming elections. With a slim majority of 26 seats to the Conservative’s 20, the Labour Party will be hoping the borough’s historically Labour lean holds firm once more. Lib Dems are…