Bradford North (UK Parliament constituency)


Bradford North (UK Parliament constituency)

UK constituency infobox
Name = Bradford North
Map1 = BradfordNorth
Type = Borough
Map2 = WestYorkshire
Entity = West Yorkshire
County = West Yorkshire
Year = 1918
MP = Terry Rooney
Party = Labour
EP = Yorkshire and the Humber

Bradford North is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament(MP) by the first past the post system of election.

Boundaries

This constituency covers the northern part of Bradford.

Following the review of parliamentary representation in West Yorkshire by the Boundary Commission for England, Bradford North has been significantly altered and will be fought at the next UK General Election as Bradford East.

Members of Parliament

Election results

Election box begin
title=General Election 2005: Bradford North
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Terry Rooney
votes = 14,622
percentage = 42.5
change = −7.2
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = David Ward
votes = 11,111
percentage = 32.3
change = +12.5
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Teck Khong
votes = 5,569
percentage = 16.2
change = −7.9
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = Lynda Cromie
votes = 2,061
percentage = 6.0
change = +1.4
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Steven Schofield
votes = 560
percentage = 1.6
change = -0.1
Election box candidate with party link
party = RESPECT The Unity Coalition
candidate = Umit Yildiz
votes = 474
percentage = 1.4
change = +1.4
Election box majority
votes = 3,511
percentage = 10.2
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 34,397
percentage = 53.3
change = 0.6
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing = −9.8

Election box begin
title=General Election 2001: Bradford North
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Terry Rooney
votes = 17,419
percentage = 49.7
change = −6.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Zahid Iqbal
votes = 8,450
percentage = 24.1
change = −1.5
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = David Ward
votes = 6,924
percentage = 19.8
change = +5.3
Election box candidate with party link
party = British National Party
candidate = John Brayshaw
votes = 1,613
percentage = 4.6
change = "N/A"
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Steven Schofield
votes = 611
percentage = 1.7
change = "N/A"
Election box majority
votes = 8,969
percentage = 25.6
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 35,017
percentage = 52.7
change = −10.6
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

Election box begin
title= Bradford North by-election, 1990
Election box candidate with party link
party = Labour Party (UK)
candidate = Terry Rooney
votes = 18,619
percentage = 51.7
change = +8.8
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Democrats (UK)
candidate = David Ward
votes = 9,105
percentage = 25.3
change = +7.6
Election box candidate with party link
party = Conservative Party (UK)
candidate = Joy Atkin
votes = 6,048
percentage = 16.8
change = -22.7
Election box candidate with party link
party = Islamic Party of Britain
candidate = David Pidcock
votes = 800
percentage = 2.2
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = Green Party of England and Wales
candidate = Michael Knott
votes = 447
percentage = 1.2
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = National Front (UK)
candidate = Robert Tenney
votes = 305
percentage = 0.8
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = Independent (politician)
candidate = Joseph Floyd
votes = 219
percentage = 0.6
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = Official Monster Raving Loony Party
candidate = Wild Willi Beckett
votes = 210
percentage = 0.6
change =
Election box candidate with party link
party = Liberal Party (UK, 1989)
candidate = Noel Nowosielski
votes = 187
percentage = 0.5
change =
Election box candidate
party = Independent Conservative
candidate = Malcolm Wigglesworth
votes = 89
percentage = 0.2
change =
Election box majority
votes = 9,514
percentage = 26.4
change =
Election box turnout
votes = 36,029
percentage = 53.4
change = -19.3
Election box hold with party link
winner = Labour Party (UK)
swing =

See also

* List of Parliamentary constituencies in West Yorkshire


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