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Last Updated: Monday, 23 May, 2005, 12:33 GMT 13:33 UK
Result: Pontypridd

  LAB HOLD



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Labour Labour 52.8%
Liberal Democrat Liberal Democrat 19.5%
Conservative Conservative 13.4%
Swing: 7.9% from LAB to LD
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Kim Howells Labour 20,919 52.8 -7.1
Mike Powell Liberal Democrat 7,728 19.5 +8.7
Quentin Edwards Conservative 5,321 13.4 +0.1
Julie Richards Plaid Cymru 4,420 11.2 -2.6
David Bevan UK Independence Party 1,013 2.6 +1.0
Robert Griffiths Communist Party of Britain 233 0.6 +0.6
Majority 13,191 33.3  
Turnout 39,634 60.9 +7.5
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF WALES
A map of Wales showing its political make up.

2001 RESULT FOR PONTYPRIDD
Labour Labour 59.9%
Plaid Cymru Plaid Cymru 13.8%
Conservative Conservative 13.3%
Others Others 13.0%


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