Newport East

Newport East is a constituency in Monmouthshire, Wales. The seat has been held by Jessica Morden (Labour) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
1,650
Electorate
54,437
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
Morden, Jessica
Labour
12,744 37.0% -8.2%
Townsend, Ed
Liberal Democrat
11,094 32.2% 8.5%
Parry, Dawn
Conservative
7,918 23.0% -0.5%
Jones, Keith
BNP
1,168 3.4% 3.4%
Cross, Fiona
Plaid Cymru
724 2.1% -1.7%
Rowlands, David
UK Independence Party
677 2.0% -1.0%
Screen, E. A.
SLP
123 0.4% 0.4%