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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 02:13 GMT 03:13 UK
Result: Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 60.5%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 14.0%
Plaid Cymru Plaid Cymru 9.9%
Swing: 3.9% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Dai Havard Labour 18,129 60.5 -1.3
Ceirion Rees Liberal Democrat 4,195 14.0 +6.5
Noel Turner Plaid Cymru 2,972 9.9 -4.8
Roger Berry Conservative 2,680 8.9 +1.7
Neil Greer Forward Wales 1,030 3.4 +3.4
Gwyn Parry UK Independence Party 699 2.3 +2.3
Ina Marsden Socialist Labour Party 271 0.9 -1.3
Majority 13,934 46.5  
Turnout 29,976 54.9 -2.8
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF WALES
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2001 RESULT FOR MERTHYR TYDFIL & RHYMNEY
Labour Labour 61.8%
Plaid Cymru Plaid Cymru 14.7%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 7.5%
Others Others 16.0%


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