General Election results 2001

Constituency

Seat
held by

Majority

%
of vote

turn out

%
turn out

Wakefield

Labour
David Hinchliffe
(retiring 2005)
 

7,954

19.28

41,254

54.46

Pontefract
& Castleford

Labour
Yvette Cooper
(standing 2005)
 

16,378

52.17

31,391

49.68

Normanton

Labour
Bill O’Brien
(retiring 2005)
 

9,937

29.09

34,155

52.23

Hemsworth

Labour
Jon Trickett
(standing 2005)
 

15,636

44.39

35,227

51.84