Election results for Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney

UK Parliamentary General Election - Thursday, 6th May, 2010

UK Parliamentary General Election

Merthyr Tydfil & Rhymney - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Havard Dai The Labour Party Candidate 14007 44% Elected
Kitcher Amy Welsh Liberal Democrats/ Democratiaid Rhyddfrydol Cymru 9951 31% Not elected
Hill Maria Welsh Conservative Party Candidate 2412 8% Not elected
Tovey Clive Independent 1845 6% Not elected
Jones Glyndwr Cennydd Plaid Cymru 1621 5% Not elected
Barnes Richard British National Party 1173 4% Not elected
Brown Adam UK Independence Party 872 3% Not elected
Cowdell Alan Brian Socialist Labour Party / Plaid Lafur Sosialaidd 195 1% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 1
Total votes 32076
Electorate 54715
Number of ballot papers issued 32156
Number of ballot papers rejected 80
Number of postal votes sent 6578
Number of postal votes returned 5246
Turnout 59%
Share of the votes (%)
Havard Dai 44% Elected
Kitcher Amy 31% Not elected
Hill Maria 8% Not elected
Tovey Clive 6% Not elected
Jones Glyndwr Cennydd 5% Not elected
Barnes Richard 4% Not elected
Brown Adam 3% Not elected
Cowdell Alan Brian 1% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty22
Voting for more Candidates than the Voter was entitled to57
Writing of Mark by which Voter could be identified1
Total rejected80

 

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