Newport East

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

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
8,003
Electorate
57,233
Turnout
64.3%

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
Jessica Morden
Labour
20,804 56.5% 15.8%
Natasha Asghar
Conservative
12,801 34.8% 7.5%
Ian Gorman
UK Independence Party
1,180 3.2% -15.2%
Pete Brown
Liberal Democrat
966 2.6% -3.8%
Cameron Wixcey
Plaid Cymru
881 2.4% -1.1%
Nadeem Ahmed
Independent
188 0.5% 0.5%