Southwark Borough Council has 5,418 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 5,418 unfurnished and empty homes in Southwark Borough Council, of which 1,035 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in St Giles ward, where you have 12 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Southwark Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

John Munro, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Timothy Brown, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Vanessa McNaughton, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Eleanor Margolies, Green Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Radha Burgess, Labour Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Adam Pimlott, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Graham Davison, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Jason Ochere, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Oliver Wooller, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Paula Orr, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Robert Ian Wingfield, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Susie Wheeldon, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.