Huddersfield

Huddersfield is a constituency in Kirklees, in the Yorkshire and The Humber of England. The seat has been held by Mr Barry Sheerman (Labour) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

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

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
4,472
Electorate
66,318
Turnout
61.1%

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
Sheerman, Barry
Labour
15,725 38.8% -7.6%
Tweed, Karen
Conservative
11,253 27.8% 6.7%
Blanchard, James
Liberal Democrat
10,023 24.7% 0.6%
Cooper, Andrew
Green Party
1,641 4.0% -0.6%
Firth, Rachel
BNP
1,563 3.9% 3.9%
Cooney, Paul
TUSC
319 0.8% 0.8%