Leeds North West

ConstituencyLeeds North West
Holding PartyLabour
Member of ParliamentAlex Sobel
Change from 2015LAB GAIN FROM LD
2015 ResultLDem
2017 Election Turnout68%
2017 Majority4,224
EU Leave %35.4%

The postcode LS19 is located in Leeds North West, a UK parliament constituency represented in the House of Commons by Alex Sobel of the Labour party.

Leeds North West is held by Labour, who won the 2017 General Election with a majority of 4,224.

The Leeds North West constituency has a total population of 85,597, of whom 72,615 are eligible to vote.

Leeds North West ranks 499th in terms of population size. Election turnout for the Leeds North West constituency in 2017 was 68%, lower than the average UK turnout at 68.7%.

Leeds North West Member of Parliament

Alex Sobel MP

Alex Sobel MP

Alex Sobel MP
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA
Phone: 020 7219 4272


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Local Council

Bradford Metropolitan District Council
City Hall
Centenary Square
Bradford

BD1 1HY

Switchboard:
01274 432111

Website:
http://www.bradford.gov.uk/

Email:

Holding Party

The Labour Party is a centre-left political party that brings together social-democratic, socialist and trade-unionist outlooks. Founded in 1900 from the trade union movement, Labour has been the main opposition party to the Conservative Party. Ideologies include social democracy and democratic socialism, and sit centre-left of the political spectrum.


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