Yvetter Cooper has retained her safe Labour seat of Normanton, Pontefract & Castleford in West Yorkshire. However, the Conservative have increased their share of the vote in the area by 12.5% – a surprising statistic given the strong coal mining heritage of the area.
- Yvette Cooper Labour 22,293
- Nick Pickles Conservative 11,314
- Chris Rush Liberal Democrat 7,585
- Graham Thewlis-Hardy British National Party 3,864
- Gareth Allen Independent 1,183