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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Cardiff North

Parliamentary constituency
LAB GAIN FROM CON LAB GAIN FROM CON

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Anna McMorrin Votes 26,081 header_vote_share 50.1 Net percentage change in seats +11.9
Party

CON

Conservative

Craig Williams Votes 21,907 header_vote_share 42.1 Net percentage change in seats -0.3
Party

PC

Plaid Cymru

Steffan Webb Votes 1,738 header_vote_share 3.3 Net percentage change in seats -1.2
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Matthew Hemsley Votes 1,714 header_vote_share 3.3 Net percentage change in seats -0.5
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Gary Oldfield Votes 582 header_vote_share 1.1 Net percentage change in seats -6.6

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

4,174

Turnout

77.4%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 50.1
Conservative 42.1
Plaid Cymru 3.3
Liberal Democrat 3.3
UKIP 1.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+11.9
Conservative
-0.3
Liberal Democrat
-0.5
Plaid Cymru
-1.2
UKIP
-6.6

Latest updates

Four new MPs are representing Wales at Westminster, with Labour capturing three seats from the Conservatives and Plaid Cymru snatching Ceredigion from the Liberal Democrats.

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Four key seat changes

The moment each of the results were announced.

'Positive campaign saw Labour take seat'

Labour fought a positive campaign in Cardiff North which resulted in the party taking the seat from the Conservatives, its newly election MP says.

The party's Anna McMorrin polled 26,081 votes with the Tories' Craig Williams on 21,907.

Ms Morrin said the Tories had tried to make the election about Brexit and it was important a good deal was now struck on leaving the EU.

Cardiff North: Labour gain from Conservative

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Celebrations in Cardiff

Labour supporters are all smiles in south east Wales.

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Newly election Anna McMorrin embraces Cardiff Central MP Jo Stevens after she takes the Cardiff North seat from the Conservatives
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Jo Stevens is all smiles after retaining her seat
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Gerald Jones supporters are jubilant at his re-election in Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
No rush on who to blame for loss says Craig Williams

Former Cardiff North MP Craig Williams says there is no rush on who to blame for losing his seat to Labour.

Cardiff North taken by Labour

Labour have taken Cardiff North from the Conservatives.

Anna McMorrin has been elected taking back the seat with a majority of 4,000.

Conservative Craig Williams, who was only elected in 2015, had said he was worried about losing the seat earlier tonight.

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Results

Conservative
, with candidate Craig Williams
, have the following results:
  • 21,709 total votes taken.
  • 42.4% share of the total vote
  • +4.9% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Mari Williams
, have the following results:
  • 19,572 total votes taken.
  • 38.3% share of the total vote
  • +1.2% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Ethan Wilkinson
, have the following results:
  • 3,953 total votes taken.
  • 7.7% share of the total vote
  • +5.4% change in share of the votes
Plaid Cymru
, with candidate Elin Walker Jones
, have the following results:
  • 2,301 total votes taken.
  • 4.5% share of the total vote
  • +1.2% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Elizabeth Clark
, have the following results:
  • 1,953 total votes taken.
  • 3.8% share of the total vote
  • -14.5% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Ruth Osner
, have the following results:
  • 1,254 total votes taken.
  • 2.5% share of the total vote
  • +1.7% change in share of the votes
Christian Party
, with candidate Jeff Green
, have the following results:
  • 331 total votes taken.
  • 0.6% share of the total vote
  • 0.0% change in share of the votes
Alter Change
, with candidate Shaun Jenkins
, have the following results:
  • 78 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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