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Election for the constituency of Cynon Valley on 8 June 2017

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Cynon Valley, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Labour hold by Ann Clwyd with a majority of 13,238 - 41.6% - on a turnout of 62.0%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
CLWYD, Ann Lab 19,404 61.0% 13.3%
DEWHURST, Keith Con 6,166 19.4% 7.3%
WALTERS, Liz PC 4,376 13.8% -3.1%
MCLEAN, Ian UKIP 1,271 4.0% -12.3%
KNIGHT, Nicola LD 585 1.8% -0.9%

An electorate of 51,334, having a valid vote count of 31,802 and an invalid vote count of 71.

Result declared at 02:27 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.