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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Aberavon

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Stephen Kinnock Votes 22,662 header_vote_share 68.1 Net percentage change in seats +19.2
Party

CON

Conservative

Sadie Vidal Votes 5,901 header_vote_share 17.7 Net percentage change in seats +5.9
Party

PC

Plaid Cymru

Andrew Bennison Votes 2,761 header_vote_share 8.3 Net percentage change in seats -3.3
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Caroline Jones Votes 1,345 header_vote_share 4.0 Net percentage change in seats -11.7
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Cen Phillips Votes 599 header_vote_share 1.8 Net percentage change in seats -2.6

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

16,761

Turnout

66.7%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 68.1
Conservative 17.7
Plaid Cymru 8.3
UKIP 4.0
Liberal Democrat 1.8

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+19.2
Conservative
+5.9
Liberal Democrat
-2.6
Plaid Cymru
-3.3
UKIP
-11.7

Latest updates

Stephen Kinnock said Labour 'radical but realistic'
Re-elected Aberavon MP Stephen Kinnock says Labour's 'radical but realistic' manifesto had appealed to voters.

Aberavon: Labour hold

Result graphic
BBC

'May has messed up big time'

Labour's Aberavon incumbent MP, Stephen Kinnock, criticises Theresa May's Conservative campaign while praising what "looks like" a positive result" for his party.

"They fought the worst Conservative campaign in living memory - inept, dismal," he said.

"The story of tonight is that Theresa May has with great hubris and arrogance, called a general election and it's backfired on her in a big way."

Stephen Kinnock
BBC

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day. Here are details of what you need and where you need to go to register for the general election on 8 June:  

The deadline to register is 22 May
LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Stephen Kinnock
, have the following results:
  • 15,416 total votes taken.
  • 48.9% share of the total vote
  • -3.0% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Peter Bush
, have the following results:
  • 4,971 total votes taken.
  • 15.8% share of the total vote
  • +14.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Edward Yi He
, have the following results:
  • 3,742 total votes taken.
  • 11.9% share of the total vote
  • -2.4% change in share of the votes
Plaid Cymru
, with candidate Duncan Higgitt
, have the following results:
  • 3,663 total votes taken.
  • 11.6% share of the total vote
  • +4.5% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Helen Clarke
, have the following results:
  • 1,397 total votes taken.
  • 4.4% share of the total vote
  • -11.8% change in share of the votes
Independent
, with candidate Captain Beany
, have the following results:
  • 1,137 total votes taken.
  • 3.6% share of the total vote
  • +3.6% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Jonathan Tier
, have the following results:
  • 711 total votes taken.
  • 2.3% share of the total vote
  • +2.3% change in share of the votes
Socialist Labour Party
, with candidate Andrew Jordan
, have the following results:
  • 352 total votes taken.
  • 1.1% share of the total vote
  • +1.1% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Owen Herbert
, have the following results:
  • 134 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.4% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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