Ken Livingstone has been returned as Mayor of London for a second term, though he faces a hostile London Assembly at City Hall on the SE1 riverside.
Labour's Val Shawcross has been returned as Lambeth and Southwark's member of the London Assembly, beating off a strong challenge from Lib Dem Caroline Pidgeon
Tower Bridge was closed to traffic on Thursday night after the bascules became stuck in the raised position. An oil leak has been blamed.
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