Ruth Jones MP

Ruth Jones is the Labour MP for Newport West, and has been an MP continuously since 4 April 2019. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Newport West when Ruth Jones was elected.

2019 General Election

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

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
902
Electorate
66,657
Turnout
65.2%

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
Ruth Jones
Labour
18,977 43.7% -8.6%
Matthew Evans
Conservative
18,075 41.6% 2.3%
Ryan Jones
Liberal Democrat
2,565 5.9% 3.7%
Cameron Edwards
The Brexit Party
1,727 4.0% 4.0%
Jonathan Clark
Plaid Cymru
1,187 2.7% 0.3%
Amelia Womack
Green Party
902 2.1% 0.9%