Keighley West

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Coordinates: 53°51′50″N 1°55′34″W / 53.864°N 1.926°W / 53.864; -1.926

Keighley West
Keighley West Ward 2004.png
2004 Boundaries of Keighley West Ward
Population 16,551 (Ward 2011)
List of places
United Kingdom

Keighley West (population 15,784 - 2001 UK census) is a Ward in Bradford Metropolitan District in the county of West Yorkshire, England. The population at the 2011 Census was 16,551.[1]

This had been a major electoral target for the extreme right-wing British National Party who briefly held a seat, but thanks to a concerted effort by the local Labour Party (and a reputed failing out between the BNP councillor and her party), the BNP candidate was defeated in a 2006 by-election. The third councillor was sacked due to an incident. This was Robert Payne of the Tory party.


  1. ^ "City of Bradford Ward population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 February 2016.