Why I'm proud to live in Hackney
The Labour share of the vote in Hackney was the 8th highest in the country:
1 Newham 40.28%
2 Knowsley 38.37
3 Leicester City 37.00
4 Tower Hamlets 35.40
5 Aberavon 34.94
6 Blaenau Gwent 34.80
7 Rhondda 34.67
8 Hackney 34.15
9 North Lanarkshire 33.82
10 Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney 33.69
The Green share of the vote in Hackney was the 4th highest in the country and the highest in London.
Hackney also saw the 2nd lowest UKIP share of the vote in England and Wales (after Haringey), the 6th lowest BNP share of the vote, the 8th lowest English Democrat share of the vote and the 5th lowest Libertas share of the vote.