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.

2017 General Election

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

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
609
Electorate
79,045
Turnout
73.4%

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
Craig Whittaker
Conservative
26,790 46.1% 2.5%
Josh Fenton-Glynn
Labour
26,181 45.1% 9.7%
Janet Battye
Liberal Democrat
1,952 3.4% -1.6%
Paul Rogan
UK Independence Party
1,466 2.5% -8.6%
Robert Holden
Independent
1,034 1.8% 1.8%
Kieran Turner
Green Party
631 1.1% -2.8%