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Welsh assembly election 2007
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Last Updated: Sunday, 6 May, 2007, 19:17 GMT 20:17 UK

Cardiff South & Penarth

  LAB HOLD


CANDIDATES
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Lorraine Barrett LAB 10,106 37.8 -6.6
Karen Robson CON 7,352 27.5 +1.8
Dominic Hannigan LD 5,445 20.4 +5.3
Jason Toby PC 3,825 14.3 +2.2
Majority 2,754 10.3  
Turnout 26,728 37.5 +5.7
Swing: 4.2% from LAB to CON


NOTIONAL 2003 RESULTS FOR CARDIFF SOUTH & PENARTH*
LAB LAB 2003 44.4%
CON CON 2003 25.7%
LD LD 2003 15.1%
PC PC 2003 12.1%
SALT SALT 2003 2.7%
*Due to boundary changes it is only possible to compare election results from 2003 and 2007 by creating notional figures. These notional results, compiled by professors Colin Rallings and Michael Thrasher of Plymouth University, take the figures from the 2003 election and apply them to the new boundaries which are being used for the first time on 3 May. Some seats have been unaffected by boundary changes, where this is the case the original figures from 2003 have been retained.


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Watch the Cardiff South & Penarth declaration.




ASSEMBLY RESULTS

Party Const Regn +/- Tot
After 60 of 60 seats declared
LAB 24 2 -4 26
PC 7 8 +3 15
CON 5 7 +1 12
LD 3 3 0 6
Others 1 0 0 1
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