December 13, 2019

There was chaos at the Brunel University Athletic Centre as the counting of votes of the Hillingdon constituencies was under way.

As returning officer Lloyd White announced the victory of Labour party’s John McDonnell in the Hayes and Harlington constituency, some in th...

December 13, 2019

More than 50 Brunel University students and staff battled through the night to cover the 2019 general election, as the world’s media came to the campus.

Students gathered interviews and enjoyed table discussions, while others took on the responsibility of filming and pr...

December 13, 2019

Boris Johnson has swept to victory in his constituency of Uxbridge and South Ruislip.

Winning by 7,210 votes, the prime minister was buoyant as strong gains by the Conservative party suggested he was on course to lead a majority government.

Mr Johnson received 25,351 vot...

December 13, 2019

Lord Buckethead was on fine form as he stood for election once again in the Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency, giving his unique take on rival candidate Boris Johnson.

Speaking to IKB Insider, Buckethead referred to the prime minister as ‘the honey monster’, sugge...

December 13, 2019

Three constituency counts are taking place at Brunel University: Uxbridge and South Ruislip, the seat currently held by Boris Johnson, the prime minister; Hayes and Harlington, held by Labour's shadow chancellor John McDonnell; and Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner, which...

The first vote count is in and it’s a win for Labour.

Newcastle Upon Tyne is the first constituency to announce the vote count with a Labour majority of 21,568 votes for incumbent MP Chi Onwurah.

The result was followed closely by Houghton and Sunderland South, with anot...

December 12, 2019

The seat of Uxbridge and South Ruislip, where Boris Johnson is standing for re-election, has been in the Conservative party’s hands since 1970.

In this general election the Conservatives are only 1% ahead of Labour, and the hashtag #UxbridgeAndSouthRuislip has trended f...

Labour's John McDonnell has spoken of his ‘shock’ and ‘disappointment’ at the general election exit poll, which predicts an overwhelming Conservative majority.

Speaking to Andrew Neil at the BBC, who described the projection as a ‘catastrophe’, the shadow chancellor sai...

Michael Gove’s admission of cocaine use has sparked a debate on the acceptability of politicians having dabbled with drugs in their youth before their later ambitions to become the prime minister.

The 51-year-old Environment Secretary stirred national debate e...

Uxbridge’s profile would be given a boost if Boris Johnson became Prime Minister, it was claimed this week.

That is the view of Brunel graduate Chris Harvie – even though he admits he is not a fan of the former Foreign Secretary.

Mr Harvie, 22, said: “If Boris Johnson wo...

Please reload

Elections

Swing-o-meter

Live coverage of the Hillingdon local election 2018!

Stay tuned!