Yvette Cooper

Yvette Cooper is the Labour MP for Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford, and has been an MP continuously since 1 May 1997. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Secretary of State for the Home Department.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford when Yvette Cooper was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
1,276
Electorate
84,527
Turnout
57.1%

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
Yvette Cooper
Labour
18,297 37.9% -21.6%
Andrew Lee
Conservative
17,021 35.3% 5.2%
Deneice Florence-Jukes
The Brexit Party
8,032 16.6% 16.6%
Tom Gordon
Liberal Democrat
3,147 6.5% 5.1%
Laura Walker
The Yorkshire Party
1,762 3.7% 0.7%