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Dame Florence Evelyne Cayford, DBE, JP (1897 – 1987) was a Labour politician in London.

From 1937 until 1965 Cayford served as a member of Hampstead Borough Council, leading the Labour group 1945-58. She represented Hampstead as Alderman on the London County Council, of which she was Chairman in 1960. She continued as a councillor on the newly-formed London Borough of Camden from 1964, serving as Deputy Mayor 1967-68 and Mayor 1968-69, and represented Islington on the Greater London Council from 1964. From 1941 Cayford served as a magistrate for Inner London.

Political offices
Preceded by
Sidney Barton
Chairman of the London County Council
1960 – 1961
Succeeded by
Harold Shearman

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