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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
8,961
Electorate
80,161
Turnout
67.1%

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
Tracy Brabin
Labour
29,844 55.5% 12.3%
Ann Myatt
Conservative
20,883 38.8% 7.6%
John Lawson
Liberal Democrat
1,224 2.3% -2.5%
Aleks Lukic
Independent
1,076 2.0% 2.0%
Alan Freeman
Green Party
695 1.3% -1.1%
Mohammed Hanif
Independent
58 0.1% 0.1%