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Kirkburton Ward — Kirklees

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6th May 2021

James Smith C 2913 54.3%
David Knight Grn 1835 34.2%
Mohammed Safdar Lab 552 10.3%
Waheed Anwar LD 61 1.1%

2nd May 2019

John Taylor C 2013 46.1%
Derek Hardcastle Grn 1506 34.5%
Neil Denby Lab 696 15.9%
John Rossington LD 150 3.4%

3rd May 2018

Bill Armer C 2269 47.0%
Derek Hardcastle Grn 1399 29.0%
Paul Connolly Lab 1072 22.2%
Richard Farnhill LD 90 1.9%

5th May 2016 [C gain from Grn]

James Smith C 1867 38.6%
Robert Barraclough Grn 1731 35.8%
Sarah Cook Lab 634 13.1%
Jon Hudson UKIP 501 10.4%
Alison Munro LD 107 2.2%

7th May 2015 [C gain from Grn]

John Taylor C 4107 47.7%
Derek Hardcastle Grn 2573 29.9%
Alison Maclean Lab 1496 17.4%
Naeem Siraj Ind 252 2.9%
Jatinder Singh LD 190 2.2%

22nd May 2014

Bill Armer C 2028 44.8%
Cassandra Whittingham Grn 1460 32.3%
Mike Greetham Lab 794 17.6%
Lee Woods PatSoc 145 3.2%
Jatinder Singh LD 96 2.1%

3rd May 2012 [Grn gain from C]

Robert Barraclough Grn 1658 40.2%
Adrian Murphy C 1635 39.6%
Mike Greetham Lab 759 18.4%
Jatinder Singh LD 74 1.8%

5th May 2011

Derek Hardcastle Grn 2221 38.8%
Amanda Shaw C 2139 37.4%
Mike Greetham Lab 1040 18.2%
Carol Dixon BNP 195 3.4%
Jatinder Singh LD 127 2.2%

6th May 2010

Christine Smith C 3591 39.9%
Michelle Atkinson Grn 2447 27.2%
Mike Greetham Lab 1431 15.9%
Stephen Bird LD 1067 11.8%
June Firth BNP 469 5.2%

1st May 2008

Adrian Murphy C 2430 47.6%
Michelle Atkinson Grn 1805 35.4%
Mike Greetham Lab 487 9.5%
Ivan Purkiss EDP 193 3.8%
Gerald Edinburgh LD 191 3.7%

3rd May 2007 [Grn gain from C]

Derek Hardcastle Grn 2219 43.4%
Mark Hemingway C 1766 34.6%
Mike Greetham Lab 570 11.2%
Christine Thompson BNP 295 5.8%
Gerald Edinburgh LD 163 3.2%
Ivan Purkiss EDP 96 1.9%

4th May 2006

Christine Smith C 1981 37.8%
Derek Hardcastle Grn 1903 36.3%
Mike Greetham Lab 567 10.8%
Russell Scott BNP 457 8.7%
Gerald Edinburgh LD 333 6.4%

10th June 2004 (3 seats)

Adrian Murphy C 2116 32.5%
Mark Hemingway C 2065
Christine Smith C 2005
Derek Hardcastle Grn 2000 30.7%
Cheryll Battye Grn 1704
Richard Burton Grn 1583
Claire Rogers Lab 915 14.1%
Micheal Greetham Lab 888
Russell Scott BNP 836 12.8%
Julie Bellanfante Lab 780
Gerald Edinburgh LD 645 9.9%
Briony Garnett LD 321
Rochelle Parchment LD 288

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