Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford

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Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford is a Parliamentary constituency in Yorkshire created for the 2010 general election.

The current MP is Yvette Cooper (Labour) who prior to 2010 was MP for the earlier constituency of Pontefract and Castleford.

2017 General Election

Candidates:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at Who Can I Vote For?.

2015 General Election

Candidates announced:

Further information about candidates including website, social media and contact details can be found at YourNextMP.com.

2010 General Election Results

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Yvette Cooper 22,293 48.1 -17.1
Conservative Nick Pickles 11,314 24.4 +7.9
Liberal Democrat Chris Rush 7,585 16.4 +5.3
BNP Graham Thewlis-Hardy 3,846 8.3 +4.4
Independent Gareth Allen 1,183 2.6 -
Majority 10,979 23.7 -12.5
Turnout 46,239 56.2 +2.9
Labour hold Swing -12.5

Source: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/election2010/results/constituency/d10.stm

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