» Name originates from a building close to the bridge over the river Calder.
» Links to Leeds, Manchester and Halifax.
» Home of the world famous Brighouse and Rastrick Band.
» Second largest town in calderdale.
»Population of around 32,198 people.
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The Brighouse ward is made up of Conservatives Scott Lloyd Benton, Howard Blagbrough and Labour Councillor Ann Martin. They form part of Calderdale council and are elected every four years. No political party has overall control of Calderdale Council with Labour having the largest number of seats. The last council majority was in 2002 with the Conservative Party.
Calderdale Council 2014 Local Election Results