Newport East

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

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
4,705
Electorate
56,015
Turnout
62.7%

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
Jessica Morden
Labour
14,290 40.7% 3.7%
Natasha Asghar
Conservative
9,585 27.3% 4.3%
David Stock
UK Independence Party
6,466 18.4% 16.5%
Paul Halliday
Liberal Democrat
2,251 6.4% -25.8%
Tony Salkeld
Plaid Cymru
1,231 3.5% 1.4%
David Mclean
Green Party
887 2.5% 2.5%
Shangara Singh Bhatoe
SLP
398 1.1% 0.8%