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.

2015 General Election

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

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
7,453
Electorate
76,006
Turnout
61.4%

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 Doughty
Labour
19,966 42.8% 3.9%
Emma Warman
Conservative
12,513 26.8% -1.5%
John Rees-Evans
UK Independence Party
6,423 13.8% 11.2%
Ben Foday
Plaid Cymru
3,443 7.4% 3.2%
Nigel Howells
Liberal Democrat
2,318 5.0% -17.3%
Anthony Slaughter
Green Party
1,746 3.7% 2.5%
Ross Saunders
TUSC
258 0.6% 0.6%