Cardiff South and Penarth

Cardiff South and Penarth is a constituency in Cardiff, Wales. The seat has been held by Stephen Doughty (Labour) since November 2012.

15-Nov-2012 By-election

The 15-Nov-2012 By-election was held on 15 November 2012. A total of 8 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,334
Electorate
75,764
Turnout
25.7%

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
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
9,193 47.3% 8.4%
Williams, Criag
Conservative
3,859 19.9% -8.4%
Molik, Bablin
Liberal Democrat
2,103 10.8% -11.4%
Nicholas, Luke
Plaid Cymru
1,854 9.5% 5.4%
Zeigler, Simon
UK Independence Party
1,179 6.1% 3.5%
Slaughter, Anthony
Green Party
800 4.1% 2.9%
Jordan, Andrew
SLP
235 1.2% 1.2%
Griffiths, Robert
WCP
213 1.1% 1.1%