Election 2010


  • Capriles demands Venezuelan election recount

    Henrique Capriles has asked for a recount after his defeat in the recent Venezuelan presidential elections.

  • 'Appalling' result for BNP at local elections

    'Appalling' result for BNP at local elections

    The British National Party has suffered defeats in council seats across the United Kingdom.

  • Election result: Watford

    Election result: Watford

    Richard Harrington, the former chairman of Conservative Friends of Israel, has ended Labour’s 13-year reign in Watford.

  • Election result: Harlow

    Election result: Harlow

    The political consultant of the Conservative Friends of Israel, Robert Halfon, has become an MP in Harlow after a 10 year campaign to enter Parliament.

  • Letwin survives and Fabricant celebrates

    Letwin survives and Fabricant celebrates

    Many Jewish candidates have been celebrating retaining their seats in a tumultuous election night.

  • Elections result: Cheadle

    Elections result: Cheadle

    The already thin margin of support for Liberal Democrat's Mark Hunter didn't slip at all in Cheadle despite bad press over anti-Israel letters he sent to Muslim voters.

  • Election results: Bury North

    Election results: Bury North

    Jewish candidate Richard Baum saw some success in increasing the Liberal Democrat vote in Bury North, although in third place he was no competition for the only swing seat to the Tories in Greater Manchester.

  • Election result: Hackney and Stoke Newington

    Election result: Hackney and Stoke Newington

    Diane Abbott has won Hackney North and Stoke Newington, home to many of London’s strictly Orthodox community, who live in Stamford Hill.

  • Election results: Islington North

    Election results: Islington North

    Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour MP who accused Israel of “war crimes” against Palestinians, has held his seat in Islington North.

  • Election result: Kensington

    Election result: Kensington

    Former Conservative Foreign Secretary Malcolm Rifkind has held his Kensington seat with a comprehensive victory.

  • Election result: Liverpool Riverside

    Election result: Liverpool Riverside

    Jewish MP Louise Ellman last night held on to her seat in Liverpool Riverside – despite a contest in which she and neighbouring MP Luciana Berger were targeted for their membership of Labour Friends of Israel.

  • Election results: Welwyn Hatfield

    Election results: Welwyn Hatfield

    Shadow Housing Minister and former BBYO leader Grant Shapps has held Welwyn Hatfield for the Conservatives.

  • Election result: Richmond Park

    Election result: Richmond Park

    Millionaire Zac Goldsmith has secured a victory for the Conservatives in Richmond Park with a seven per cent swing from the Liberal Democrats.


Blogs from MPs and candidates campaigning in Jewish areas.

  • Alison Moore

    "This election feels different - for candidates and voters"

  • Chris Philp

    "Supporting the Hampstead Jewish community"

  • Ed Fordham

    "On the doorsteps of Hampstead and Kilburn"