Joshua Wong (second right) and Kelvin Lam arrive at the South Horizons polling station for the district council elections. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong elections: middle-class voters desperate to make voice heard as prosperous areas see record turnouts of more than 80 per cent

  • Government should pay extra attention to results in constituencies such as City One, a typically middle-class area, Civic Party leader says
  • Sunday’s elections are first citywide polls since the unprecedented social unrest broke out in June
Topic |   Hong Kong district council elections

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Joshua Wong (second right) and Kelvin Lam arrive at the South Horizons polling station for the district council elections. Photo: May Tse
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Pro-democracy supporters celebrate huge gains in the district council elections. Photo: AP

Hong Kong elections: pro-democracy camp wins 17 out of 18 districts while city leader says she will reflect on the result

  • Tsunami of disaffection washes over city as pro-Beijing camp left reeling by record turnout and overwhelming defeat
  • Result set to give pan-democrats increase in seats on committee that chooses city’s chief executive
Topic |   Hong Kong district council elections

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Pro-democracy supporters celebrate huge gains in the district council elections. Photo: AP
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