Keighley

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Yorkshire (West Riding)
County (post 1974): West Yorkshire
Authority (1995): Not specified
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): 424
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 500
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 166
Formed 1885
Disbanded current
Notes: Full name (in Craig 2,3) Yorkshire (West Riding), Keighley

Elected Members

  1. Isaac Holden

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1885
    Date of election: 24 November 1885
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1895
    Date of exit: 13 July 1895
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. John Brigg

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1895
    Date of election: 13 July 1895
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1911*
    Date of exit: 30 September 1911
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Stanley Buckmaster

    Party: Liberal
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: 27 October 1911
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1915*
    Date of exit: 27 May 1915
    Nature of exit: Elevation to peerage
    Party: Liberal
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Exit on appointment as Lord Chancellor and elevation to Peerage.
  4. Robert Clough

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Hastings Lees-Smith

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1923
    Date of exit: 6 December 1923
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Notes: None
  6. Hastings Lees-Smith

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1924
    Date of election: 29 October 1924
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Notes: None
  7. George Harvie-Watt

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  8. Hastings Lees-Smith

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1941*
    Date of exit: 18 December 1941
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  9. Ivor Thomas

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1942*
    Date of election: 13 February 1942
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950
    Date of exit: 23 February 1950
    Nature of exit: Relocation / defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Sat as Independent from October 1948 and as Conservative from January 1949. Defeated contesting Newport [Monmouthshire/Gwent] at 1950 General Election (as Conservative).
  10. Charles Hobson

    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: 1959
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: AEU
    Notes: None
  11. John Binns

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    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: AEU
    Notes: None
  12. Bob Cryer

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1974ยน
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Hastings Lees-Smith

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1923
    Date of election: 1923-12-06 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Hastings Lees-Smith

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 1931-10-27 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  3. William Worsley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  4. William Anderson

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1911*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour
  5. Tracy Brabin

    Connection with constituency: Unknown
    Year of election: 2010
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour and Co-operative Party