General election candidates announced

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Candidates to stand in the June 8 general election have been announced by Kirklees Council.


Cope, Simon John: Green Party

Hussain, Ednan: Lib Dems

Prescott, Beth: Conservative

Sherriff, Paula Michelle: Labour

Batley and Spen

Brabin. Tracy Lynn: Labour

Freeman, Alan John: Green Party

Hanif, Mohammed Kasif: Independent

Lawson, John Craig: Lib Dems

Lukic, Aleks: Independent

Myatt, Ann Elizabeth: Conservative

People have to register to vote before May 22 to take part in the general election. To find out more log on to