Voters in Wakefield have rejected the option of having an elected mayor running the council rather than a council leader.
- In favour of an elected mayor - 27,610 (38%)
- In favour of a council leader - 45,357 (62%)
George Galloway's Respect Party has delivered another knockout blow to Labour in Bradford, defeating the party leader Ian Greenwood.
Voters across the Calendar region have been at the polls to elect 302 councillors on 15 of our local authorities