Barnet Council Elections - Lib Dems hold strong in Child's Hill

The Conservatives may have a stranglehold over Hampstead Garden Suburb ward but they did not get a look in Child s Hill. Liberal Democrat trio Jack Cohen, and husband and wife combo Monroe and Suzette Palmer managed to pull off another clean sweep when th

The Conservatives may have a stranglehold over Hampstead Garden Suburb ward but they did not get a look in Child's Hill.

Liberal Democrat trio Jack Cohen, and husband and wife combo Monroe and Suzette Palmer managed to pull off another clean sweep when the results were announced just before 4pm on Tuesday.

The three Lib Dem's were all re-elected in what proved to be a safe ward for them. Elsewhere Mayor of Barnet Brian Coleman increased his share of the vote as he held on to his Totteridge seat.

Mr Coleman received 3, 705 votes, extending his vote by almost 1,300.