Brighouse and Spenborough

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Yorkshire (West Riding)
County (post 1974): West Yorkshire
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 93
Formed 1950
Disbanded 1983
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Frederick Cobb

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1950*
    Date of exit: 27 March 1950
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. John Edwards

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election: 4 May 1950
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1959*
    Date of exit: 23 November 1959
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. George Jackson

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: check reason
  4. George Jackson

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1974ยน
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Gary Waller

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1979
    Date of election: 3 May 1979
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. William Woolley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 1950-02-23 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Notes:
  2. William Woolley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election: 1950-05-04 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Notes:
  3. William Woolley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 1951-10-25 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Notes:
  4. Michael Shaw

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 1959-10-08 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. Lib. & Con.
    Notes:
  5. George Jackson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1960*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
    Notes: