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

Halifax

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Holly Lynch Votes 25,507 header_vote_share 52.8 Net percentage change in seats +12.8
Party

CON

Conservative

Chris Pearson Votes 20,131 header_vote_share 41.7 Net percentage change in seats +2.7
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Mark Weedon Votes 1,568 header_vote_share 3.2 Net percentage change in seats -9.6
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

James Baker Votes 1,070 header_vote_share 2.2 Net percentage change in seats -1.5

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

5,376

Turnout

67.8%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 52.8
Conservative 41.7
UKIP 3.2
Liberal Democrat 2.2

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+12.8
Conservative
+2.7
Liberal Democrat
-1.5
UKIP
-9.6

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Who has the Monopoly, Huddersfield or Halifax? You decide

Andrew Barton

BBC Local Live, Yorkshire

The battle for the next version of Monopoly is on.

The makers of the famous board are pitting two Yorkshire towns against each other - Huddersfield and Halifax.

Monopoly
YorkMix

The winners of the public vote will then be featured on the latest design.

There are already Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, York (pictured) and Yorkshire versions of the game.

I wonder what the little-known inventor of the game, Elizabeth Magie, would have made of the global success of her game?

She invented it to demonstrate the evils of capitalism. Ironically there are now more than 1,000 versions of the game world-wide.

Halifax: Labour hold

Election graphic
BBC

Labour Party retains Halifax seat

Labour Party retains Halifax seat
Labour's Holly Lynch retains her Halifax seat with a 5,376 majority.

BreakingRESULT: Labour hold Halifax

Labour's Holly Lynch has retained Halifax with an increased majority. In 2015 she had a majority of just 428 and now has a majority 5,376.

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:  

LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Holly Lynch
, have the following results:
  • 17,506 total votes taken.
  • 40.0% share of the total vote
  • +2.6% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Philip Allott
, have the following results:
  • 17,078 total votes taken.
  • 39.0% share of the total vote
  • +5.0% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Liz Phillips
, have the following results:
  • 5,621 total votes taken.
  • 12.8% share of the total vote
  • +11.3% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Mohammad Ilyas
, have the following results:
  • 1,629 total votes taken.
  • 3.7% share of the total vote
  • -15.4% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Gary Scott
, have the following results:
  • 1,142 total votes taken.
  • 2.6% share of the total vote
  • +2.6% change in share of the votes
Respect Party
, with candidate Asama Javed
, have the following results:
  • 465 total votes taken.
  • 1.1% share of the total vote
  • +1.1% change in share of the votes
Christian Party
, with candidate Trevor Bendrien
, have the following results:
  • 312 total votes taken.
  • 0.7% share of the total vote
  • +0.7% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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