Batley and Spen

Batley and Spen is a constituency in the Yorkshire and The Humber region of England. The seat has been held by Kim Leadbeater (Labour) since July 2021.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
6,057
Electorate
78,373
Turnout
64.4%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Jo Cox
Labour
21,826 43.2% 1.0%
Imtiaz Ameen
Conservative
15,769 31.2% -2.3%
Aleks Lukic
UK Independence Party
9,080 18.0% 18.0%
John Lawson
Liberal Democrat
2,396 4.7% -11.1%
Ian Bullock
Green Party
1,232 2.4% 1.3%
Dawn Wheelhouse
TUSC
123 0.2% 0.2%
Karl Varley
Patriotic Socialist Party
53 0.1% 0.1%