Kirkstall Ward Leeds Local election result 2019

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Labour candidate John Illingworth comfortably held his Kirkstall seat at the Leeds local elections with 2,959 votes.

Green Party candidate Victoria Smith came second with 682 votes.

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Cllr Illingworth, 73, said he said this would be his last four years as a councillor and said there was an opportunity to look at green issues in the Kirkstall valley. He added:

“It’s a privilege to be re-elected and I hope to make a real difference in my final four years.”

Turnout was 30.7%.


BARLOW David, UKIP Make Brexit Happen 497

ILLINGWORTH John Anthony, Labour and Cooperative Party 2,959 – ELECTED

KENRICK-BAILEY Liam Michael, The Conservative Party Candidate 283

RICHARDSON Edward Anthony, Liberal Democrats 312

SMITH Victoria Helen, Green Party 682


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