Election for the constituency of Carmarthen East and Dinefwr on 8 June 2017.

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

Plaid Cymru hold by Jonathan Edwards with a majority of 3,908 - 9.5% - on a turnout of 73.3%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
EDWARDS, Jonathan PC 16,127 39.3% 0.9%
DARKIN, David Lab 12,219 29.8% 5.6%
HUGHES, Havard Con 10,778 26.3% 5.1%
HAMILTON, Neil UKIP 985 2.4% -8.7%
PROSSER, Lesley LD 920 2.2% -0.1%

An electorate of 55,976, having a valid vote count of 41,029 and an invalid vote count of 45.

Result declared at 01:57 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.