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Election for the constituency of Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire on 7 May 2015

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

Conservative hold by Simon Hart with a majority of 6,054 - 15.0% - on a turnout of 69.9%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
HART, Simon Con 17,626 43.7% 2.6%
EVANS, Delyth Lab 11,572 28.7% -4.0%
ATKINSON, John UKIP 4,698 11.6% 8.8%
WILLIAMS, Elwyn PC 4,201 10.4% -0.0%
TAPLEY, Gary Green 1,290 3.2% -
RUNNETT, Selwyn LD 963 2.4% -9.7%

An electorate of 57,755, having a valid vote count of 40,350 and an invalid vote count of 69.

Result declared at 03:56 on 8 May 2015. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.