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Welsh assembly election 2007
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Last Updated: Friday, 4 May, 2007, 03:00 GMT 04:00 UK

Gower

  LAB HOLD


CANDIDATES
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Edwina Hart LAB 9,406 34.2 -9.4
Byron Davies CON 8,214 29.8 +10.2
Darren Price PC 5,106 18.5 +3.8
Nick Tregoning LD 2,924 10.6 -1.1
Alex Lewis UKIP 1,895 6.9 +2.8
Majority 1,192 4.3  
Turnout 27,545 44.8 +5.6
Swing: 9.8% from LAB to CON


NOTIONAL 2003 RESULTS FOR GOWER*
LAB LAB 2003 43.6%
CON CON 2003 19.6%
PC PC 2003 14.8%
LD LD 2003 11.7%
UKIP UKIP 2003 4%
*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.




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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