Leeds Central (UK Parliament constituency)

Leeds Central is a constituency[n 1] recreated in 1983 represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1999 by Hilary Benn of the Labour Party.[n 2] A former guise of the seat spanned 1885 to 1955.

Leeds Central
Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
Boundary of Leeds Central in West Yorkshire
Location of West Yorkshire within England
CountyWest Yorkshire
Electorate90,971 (December 2019)[1]
Major settlementsLeeds
Current constituency
Created1983
Member of ParliamentHilary Benn (Labour)
Number of membersOne
Created fromLeeds South, Leeds South East, Leeds East, Leeds West and Leeds North East[2]
18851955
Replaced byLeeds West, Leeds South and Leeds South East
Created fromLeeds