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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Leeds North West

Parliamentary constituency
LAB GAIN FROM LD LAB GAIN FROM LD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Alex Sobel Votes 20,416 header_vote_share 44.1 Net percentage change in seats +14.0
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Greg Mulholland Votes 16,192 header_vote_share 35.0 Net percentage change in seats -1.8
Party

CON

Conservative

Alan Lamb Votes 9,097 header_vote_share 19.7 Net percentage change in seats +1.0
Party

GRN

Green Party

Martin Hemingway Votes 582 header_vote_share 1.3 Net percentage change in seats -5.8

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

4,224

Turnout

67.9%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 44.1
Liberal Democrat 35.0
Conservative 19.7
Green Party 1.3

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+14.0
Conservative
+1.0
Liberal Democrat
-1.8
Green Party
-5.8

Latest updates

Former Leeds Lib Dem MP sings the blues after election defeat

One of the victims of the general election was Lib Dem Greg Mulholland.

His old constituency of Leeds North West saw a huge swing to Labour of 14%.

But he's not letting that affect him.

He's already changed his Twitter profile to change his job to "singer-songwriter":

Twitter

Listen: 'Election was cynical move' - Greg Mulholland, ousted MP

West Yorkshire's general election results show it was Labour's night. It's increased its number of seats from 14 to 17.

The Conservatives lost two, meaning they now have five and West Yorkshire's only Liberal Democrat MP, Greg Mulholland, was pushed into second place by Alex Sobel for Labour.

Mr Mulholland says calling an election was a "cynical" move that's backfired and thinks Theresa May should resign:

Leeds North West: Labour gain from Liberal Democrat

BBC

Leeds West: Labour hold

BBC

BreakingRESULT: Greg Mulholland loses Leeds North West seat

Labour's Alex Sobel has taken Leeds North West which was previously held by Liberal Democrats' Greg Mulholland (pictured below).

BBC

Bit of advice for future MPs

James Vincent

Reporter BBC Look North

Spotted this on the wall of Leeds Town Hall good advice for our future MPs perhaps!

BBC
LD HOLD

Results

Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Greg Mulholland
, have the following results:
  • 15,948 total votes taken.
  • 36.8% share of the total vote
  • -10.7% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Alex Sobel
, have the following results:
  • 13,041 total votes taken.
  • 30.1% share of the total vote
  • +9.1% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Alex Story
, have the following results:
  • 8,083 total votes taken.
  • 18.6% share of the total vote
  • -7.9% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Tim Goodall
, have the following results:
  • 3,042 total votes taken.
  • 7.0% share of the total vote
  • +5.8% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Julian Metcalfe
, have the following results:
  • 2,997 total votes taken.
  • 6.9% share of the total vote
  • +5.5% change in share of the votes
Yorkshire First
, with candidate Bob Buxton
, have the following results:
  • 143 total votes taken.
  • 0.3% share of the total vote
  • +0.3% change in share of the votes
Alliance for Green Socialism
, with candidate Mike Davies
, have the following results:
  • 79 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • -0.1% change in share of the votes
Above and Beyond
, with candidate Mark Flanagan
, have the following results:
  • 24 total votes taken.
  • 0.1% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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