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Welsh assembly election 2007
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Last Updated: Monday, 7 May, 2007, 12:57 GMT 13:57 UK

Torfaen

  LAB HOLD


CANDIDATES
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Lynne Neagle LAB 9,921 42.7 -9.2
Graham Smith CON 4,525 19.5 +3.2
Ian Williams PV 3,348 14.4 +14.4
Rhys Ab Ellis PC 2,762 11.9 +1.2
Patrick Legg LD 2,659 11.4 -2.6
Majority 5,396 23.2  
Turnout 23,215 37.1 +5.2
Swing: 6.2% from LAB to CON


NOTIONAL 2003 RESULTS FOR TORFAEN*
LAB LAB 2003 51.9%
CON CON 2003 16.3%
LD LD 2003 14%
PC PC 2003 10.7%
UKIP UKIP 2003 2.3%
*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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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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