Wakefield Council election results for the Express area

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LABOUR Party candidates have enjoyed a landslide victory in the Express area’s seats in the Wakefield Council elections.

See the results below and see next week’s Express for full election coverage.

LABOUR Party candidates have enjoyed a landslide victory in the Express area’s seats in the Wakefield Council elections.

See the results below and see next week’s Express for full election coverage.

Results with voting numbers to be confirmed are marked TBC.

Ackworth, North Elmsall and Upton

ASKEW, Jean The Labour Party Candidate 2,484 – ELECTED with 52.2 per cent of votes

MARSHALL, Donald Lindsay The Conservative Party Candidate 1,643

KITCHEN, Ian British National Party 318

ARTHUR, David Liberal Democrats 285

Airedale and Ferry Fryston

CREWE, Yvonne The Labour Party Candidate 2,611 – ELECTED with 80.1 per cent of votes

WAN OMER, Mellisa The Conservative Party Candidate 627

Altofts and Whitwood

HUDSON, Heather The Labour Party Candidate 2,582 – ELECTED with 64.1 per cent of votes

BEETON, Steven The Conservative Party Candidate 1,009

BURCH, Michael Liberal Democrats 404

Castleford Central and Glasshoughton

WALLIS, Tony The Labour Party Candidate 2,641 ELECTED with 74.2 per cent of votes

BULLIVANT, Alison Jane UK Independence Party 477

MULLINS, Eamonn The Conservative Party Candidate 426

Featherstone

HARRISON, June The Conservative Party Candidate votes TBC

ISHERWOOD, Graham Leslie The Labour Party Candidate ELECTED – votes TBC

VICKERS, Steve Independent votes TBC

Knottingley

BURTON, Glenn The Labour Party Candidate 1,803 ELECTED with 57.5 per cent of votes

GARBUTT, Nathan UK Independence Party 336

WADEY, Johnathan Peter The Conservative Party Candidate 493

WRIGHT, Jack Independent votes 486

Pontefract North

GARBUTT, Pat The Labour Party Candidate 2,261 – ELECTED with 59.8 per cent of votes

HUDSON, Justin UK Independence Party votes 403

SMITH, Rennie Green Party votes 205

SPEIGHT, Chris The Conservative Party Candidate 894

Pontefract South

BOOTH, Philip The Conservative Party Candidate 2,341

DEAN, Tony The Labour Party Candidate 2,734 – ELECTED with 53.5 per cent of votes