Commentary by David Powell, Chair of the Evtra volunteers committee and Chair of the Camley Street Neighbourhood Forum
In our Elm Village ward of St Pancras & Somers Town, Cllrs Roger Robinson, Samata Khatoon and Peter Brayshaw were all re-elected (with some of the largest majorities in Camden)
Cllr Phil Jones who was the Portfolio leader with responsible for the community investment plan is re-elected for Cantelowes, the ward just the other side of Agar Grove. This is relevant to Evtra’s role in the Camley Street Neighbourhood Forum.
Cllr Theo Blackwell, Gospel Oak, former Portfolio Lead for finance and who spoke at the Camley Street Neighbourhood Forum’s first public meeting, is re-elected.
Cllr Richard Cotton is newly elected to Camden Town with Primrose Hill. Richard lives on Weavers way and is an elected member of the Camley Street Neighbourhood Forum.
Cllr Sarah Hayward, Leader for the last term, remains a councillor for Kings Cross
Cllr Julian Fulbrook, (Holborn) Camden’s longstanding planning chair, is re-elected.
Sian Berry is the Green Party’s new councillor for Highgate.
Cllr Flick Rea, representing Fortune Green in W Hampstead is now the only Lib Dem representative on the council.