Ben Lake MP

Ben Lake is the Plaid Cymru MP for Ceredigion, and has been an MP continuously since 8 June 2017. He currently undertakes the roles of Shadow PC Spokesperson (Digital, Culture, Media & Sport), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Education), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Health and Social Care), Shadow PC Spokesperson (Housing, Communities & Local Government), Shadow PC Spokesperson (The Constitution and Welsh Affairs), and Shadow PC Spokesperson (Treasury).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Ceredigion when Ben Lake was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

PC
Plaid Cymru Hold
Majority
6,329
Electorate
56,250
Turnout
71.3%

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
Ben Lake
Plaid Cymru
15,208 37.9% 8.7%
Amanda Jenner
Conservative
8,879 22.1% 3.8%
Mark Williams
Liberal Democrat
6,975 17.4% -11.6%
Dinah Mulholland
Labour
6,317 15.8% -4.4%
Gethin James
The Brexit Party
2,063 5.1% 5.1%
Chris Simpson
Green Party
663 1.7% 0.3%