Politics

Who will get your vote for the new police commissioner?

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

IT is a chance to elect Hampshire’s very own law and order champion.

DON JERRARD

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Age: 62

STEPHEN WEST

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Age: 48

JACQUI RAYMENT

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Age: 48

MICHAEL MATES

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Address: Winchester

SIMON HAYES

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Age: 53

DAVID GOODALL

2:00pm Friday 9th November 2012

Age: 50

Miliband egged after praising Southampton voters

Daily Echo: Ed Miliband in Shirley today.

4:53pm Friday 4th May 2012

Labour leader Ed Miliband has thanked the people of Southampton for putting their trust in his party.

Labour sweep to power in Southampton

Daily Echo: Labour sweep to power in Southampton

2:10am Friday 4th May 2012

Labour swept back to power in Southampton today with a landslide.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Bassett

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Swaythling

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Sholing

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Shirley

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Redbridge

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Portswood

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Peartree

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Millbrook

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Harefield

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Freemantle

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Coxford

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Bitterne Park

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Bitterne

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Bevois

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Bargate

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Election 2012 - Southampton - Woolston

12:00am Friday 4th May 2012

Results from the 2012 local elections for Southampton City Council.

Voters go to the polls in local elections

8:38am Thursday 3rd May 2012

VOTERS head to the polls today across Hampshire in local election races that could see a change in leadership in Tory run Southampton and Winchester.

Politicians' visions for the city

Daily Echo: Southampton Civic Centre

5:32pm Wednesday 2nd May 2012

IT HAS been the fiercest election battleground between the Tories and Labour on the south cost.

Labour pledges to 'protect council jobs'

Daily Echo: strike-03.jpg

6:00pm Tuesday 1st May 2012

The Southampton Labour Party has pledged to restore pay cuts to thousands of council staff and protect them from any more lay-offs.

Tories accuse unions over election billboards

Daily Echo: Cllr Royston Smith

2:47pm Tuesday 1st May 2012

SOUTHAMPTON Tories accuse trade unions of “misleading” city residents and trying to buy the result of this week’s crunch election for Labour.

Election candidates attacked by dog

Daily Echo: Linda and Iain Maclennan

2:35pm Tuesday 1st May 2012

A HUSBAND-and-wife election team say they have been forced to scale back their campaign after being bitten by dogs in two separate attacks.

Parties would axe council tax discount for pensioners

Daily Echo: Don Harper.

12:40pm Thursday 26th April 2012

PENSIONERS in Southampton face a council tax hike if Labour or the Liberal Democrats seize power in Southampton next week, ruling Tories have warned.

Council leads taskforce to help 550 gas workers facing redundancy

Daily Echo: British Gas staff Sarah Towler, left, and Mary Lansdown outside the St Mary's call centre.

3:20pm Wednesday 25th April 2012

A JOBS taskforce is being set up in a bid to find new employment for hundreds of British Gas workers in Southampton facing redundancy.

Election row over plans for 7,500-home mini town

Daily Echo: Peter Trott.

2:00pm Wednesday 25th April 2012

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a 7,500-home mini-town in the Hampshire countryside have sparked a bitter election row.

Free term-time museum tickets spark truancy accusations

Daily Echo: Southampton's new SeaCity Museum.

3:40pm Tuesday 24th April 2012

Southampton Tories have been accused of undermining the council’s hardline truancy policy by offering families free term-time only entry to the city’s new £15m Titanic museum.

Eastleigh leaders in row over new £12m HQ move

Daily Echo: The current site in Leigh Road

5:00pm Monday 23rd April 2012

Civic offices described as ‘environmental disaster’

Mystery inquiry into suspended waste boss

Daily Echo: Rubbish piled up in Southampton during the council strikes

12:10pm Monday 23rd April 2012

A COUNCIL boss has been suspended after the bill for months of industrial action tops the £1m mark.

Top councillor quits front bench over weekly collections debacle

Daily Echo: Labour councillor Stephen Barnes-Andrews. Former Southampton city mayor and Labour finance spokesman.

10:02am Monday 23rd April 2012

ONE of Labour’s top councillors in Southampton has quit the party’s front bench after a row over weekly bin collections.

Parties clash on bowl deal

Daily Echo: The Rose Bowl fisheye

12:10pm Friday 20th April 2012

THE man behind controversial moves to spend millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money buying the home of Hampshire cricket has been accused of being on “an ego trip”.



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