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Bassam Mahfouz thanks Ealing and Hillingdon voters for electing him to London Assembly

Ealing Councillor Bassam Mahfouz has been voted in as Ealing and Hillingdon London Assembly Member on the Greater London Authority while Sadiq Khan becomes Mayor of London for the third time.

Councillor Mahfouz got 72,356 votes beating Conservative candidate Henry Higgins who got 67,495 votes.

Following his win, Councillor Mahfouz posted on X (formerly Twitter): “Thank you to everyone who supported me and made this possible. It was a victory for hope over hate, diversity over divisiveness, for fairness and a bright future. When Labour wins, London wins, we all win.”

Jess Lee standing for The Green Party came third with 22,974 votes.

Kuldev Sehra standing for the Liberal Democrats Party got 15,293 votes and Anthony Goodwin from Reform UK came last with 15,247 votes.

At the announcement of his win in Walpole Park, he said: “We have an NHS in crisis, a housing service in crisis, cost of living crisis. As Labour, we have got solutions, answers and we’re really driving that forward through Sadiq Khan.”

Prior to the vote, EALING.NEWS spoke to all London Assembly Member candidates for Ealing and Hillingdon.

Our 7 questions asked who they are, what they hope to deliver and why they want residents in Ealing to vote for them.

Click on a name to find out more.

Bassam Mahfouz standing for the Labour Party answers the 7 questions.

Jess Lee standing for the Green Party answers the 7 questions.

Kuldev Sehra standing for the Liberal Democrats Party answers the 7 questions

Henry Higgins standing for the Conservative Party answers the 7 questions

Anthony Goodwin standing for Reform UK answers the 7 questions

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