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.

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
12,005
Electorate
67,037
Turnout
65.4%

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
Barry Sheerman
Labour
26,470 60.4% 15.5%
Scott Benton
Conservative
14,465 33.0% 6.2%
Andrew Cooper
Green Party
1,395 3.2% -3.7%
Zulfiqar Ali
Liberal Democrat
1,155 2.6% -3.2%
Bikatshi Katenga
The Yorkshire Party
274 0.6% 0.6%
Marteen Thokkudubiyyapu
Independent
75 0.2% 0.2%