Calder Valley

Calder Valley is a constituency in Calderdale, in the Yorkshire and The Humber of England. The seat has been held by Craig Whittaker (Conservative) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 9 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
6,431
Electorate
76,903
Turnout
67.3%

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
Whittaker, Craig
Conservative
20,397 39.4% 3.6%
Booth, Stephanie
Labour
13,966 27.0% -11.5%
Myers, Hilary
Liberal Democrat
13,037 25.2% 6.3%
Gregory, John
BNP
1,823 3.5% 3.5%
Burrows, Greg
UK Independence Party
1,173 2.3% 2.3%
Sweeny, Kate
Green Party
858 1.7% -1.2%
Cole, Tim
Independent
194 0.4% 0.4%
Greenwood, Barry
Independent
175 0.3% 0.3%
Rogan, Paul
Eng Dem
157 0.3% 0.3%