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Election for the constituency of Cardiff South and Penarth on 8 June 2017

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Cardiff South and Penarth, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Labour hold by Stephen Doughty with a majority of 14,864 - 29.3% - on a turnout of 66.3%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
DOUGHTY, Stephen Lab / Co-op 30,182 59.5% 16.7%
REES, Bill Con 15,318 30.2% 3.4%
TITHERINGTON, Ian PC 2,162 4.3% -3.1%
SANDS, Emma LD 1,430 2.8% -2.1%
BEVAN, Andrew UKIP 942 1.9% -11.9%
SLAUGHTER, Anthony Green 532 1.0% -2.7%
HEDGES, Jeb Prte 170 0.3% -

An electorate of 76,499, having a valid vote count of 50,736 and an invalid vote count of 107.

Result declared at 03:23 on 9 June 2017. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

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.