European Parliamentary Elections 2019

The European Parliamentary Election results for Yorkshire and the Humber are in. 

Leeds City Council is the lead for the Yorkshire and the Humber area. The regional results are available here.

Wakefield district

Statement as to the result of the verification Wakefield local counting area: 

No. of ballot papers verified: 74827

Turnout: 29.94%

Results for the Wakefield local counting area.

I, Merran McRae, being the Local Returning Officer for the European Parliamentary Election in the Wakefield local counting area on 23 May 2019 do hereby give notice that the number of votes cast for each party at this election was as follows:
PartyNumber of votes
Change UK – The Independent Group1548 
Conservative and Unionist Party 4267
English Democrats 670
Green Party 5923
Labour Party 12661
Liberal Democrats 7472
The Brexit Party 33173
The Yorkshire Party 4381
UK Independence Party (UKIP) 4317


Ballot papers were rejected as follows:

Rejected ballot papersNumber rejected
A. Does not bear the official mark 1
B. Voting for more than one party 85
C. Writing or mark by which the voter can be identified 15
D. Unmarked or void for uncertainty 310
The total number of rejected ballot papers was: 411

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