Full candidates list for Hackney Council by-elections revealed

The winning candidates will take a seat at Hackney Town Hall

The winning candidates will take a seat at Hackney Town Hall - Credit: Archant

The final list of candidates for the Hackney Council by-elections is in.

On May 5, Stoke Newington and Hackney Downs will elect two councillors, following the resignation last month of Rick Muir and Louisa Johnson.

The candidates for Hackney Downs are:

Nicola Benjamin, Conservative

Alastair Binnie-Lubbock, Green Party


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Sem Moema, Labour

Mohammed Sadiq, Liberal Democrats

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The candidates for Stoke Newington are:

Mick Cotter, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

Victor De Almeida, Liberal Democrats

Patrick Moule, Labour

Halita Obineche, Green Party

Christopher Darlington Sills, Conservative

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