Aberavon

Aberavon is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot, Wales. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Stephen Kinnock (Labour) between 7 May 2015 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 9 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
10,445
Electorate
49,821
Turnout
63.3%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Stephen Kinnock
Labour
15,416 48.9% -3.0%
Peter Bush
UK Independence Party
4,971 15.8% 14.2%
Edward Yi He
Conservative
3,742 11.9% -2.4%
Duncan Higgitt
Plaid Cymru
3,663 11.6% 4.5%
Helen Clarke
Liberal Democrat
1,397 4.4% -11.8%
Captain Beany
Independent
1,137 3.6% 3.6%
Jonathan Tier
Green Party
711 2.3% 2.3%
Andrew Jordan
SLP
352 1.1% 1.1%
Owen Herbert
TUSC
134 0.4% 0.4%