Batley & Spen
Parliamentary By-election

20th October 2016

The by-election followed the murder of Jo Cox on 16 June 2016.
The major parties agreed not to contest the by-election


[E] Labour hold

Tracy Lynn BrabinLabour17,50685.84%
Therese HirstEnglish Democrats - "Putting England First!"9694.75%
David FurnessBritish National Party Local People First5482.69%
Garry Mervyn KitchinIndependent5172.54%
Corbyn AntiBy Election Protest, English Independence2411.18%
Jack BuckbyNo to terrorism, yes to Britain, Liberty GB2201.08%
Henry Edmund Burke MayhewIndependent1530.75%
Waqas Ali KhanIndependent1180.58%
Richard Charles EdmondsNational Front870.43%
Ankit LoveOne Love Party340.17%

Electorate: 79,781; Turnout: 25.56%;
Majority: 16,537 (81.09%)
Rejected ballots: 171

General election result

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Last Modified: 26 Oct 16