Great Horton

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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
Population 17,683 (Ward.2011)
Metropolitan county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
  • Paul Flowers (Labour Party)
  • Joanne Dodds (Labour Party)
  • John Godward (Labour Party)
List of places

Great Horton (population 16,202 - 2001 UK census) is a Ward in Bradford Metropolitan District in the county of West Yorkshire, England. The population of the ward increased to 17,683 at the 2011 Census.[1]

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


  1. ^ "City of Bradford Ward population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 19 February 2016.