Great Horton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Coordinates: 53°46′55″N 1°47′46″W / 53.782°N 1.796°W / 53.782; -1.796

Great Horton
Great Horton Ward 2004.png
Ceremonial county West Yorkshire
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
1st: Paul Flowers (Labour Party)
2nd: Joanne Dodds (Labour Party)
3rd: John Godward (Labour Party)
Population (2001) 16,202

Great Horton (population 16,202 - 2001 UK census) is a Ward in Bradford Metropolitan District in the county of West Yorkshire, England.

The ward covers the area west of Bradford ring road and east of the village of Clayton. The areas covered include Great Horton, Scholemore, Paradise Green, Lidget Green and Pickles Hill. Horton Bank Bottom, Horton Bank and to some extent Great Horton itself extend into neighbouring wards.

Signpost in Lidget Green
United Kingdom local elections, 2007: Great Horton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour John Godward Elected 1,698 38.11
Liberal Democrat Rafiq M Sehgal 1,396 31.34
Conservative Richard Milczanowski 1,005 22.56
BNP Sharif Gawad 356 7.99
Majority 302 6.78