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Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Vale of Glamorgan

Parliamentary constituency
CON HOLD CON HOLD

Results

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

CON

Conservative

Alun Cairns Votes 25,501 header_vote_share 47.5 Net percentage change in seats +1.4
Party

LAB

Labour

Camilla Beaven Votes 23,311 header_vote_share 43.4 Net percentage change in seats +10.8
Party

PC

Plaid Cymru

Ian Johnson Votes 2,295 header_vote_share 4.3 Net percentage change in seats -1.3
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Jennifer Geroni Votes 1,020 header_vote_share 1.9 Net percentage change in seats -0.7
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Melanie Hunter-Clarke Votes 868 header_vote_share 1.6 Net percentage change in seats -9.1
Party

GRN

Green Party

Stephen Davis-Barker Votes 419 header_vote_share 0.8 Net percentage change in seats -1.3
Party

WEP

Women's Equality Party

Sharon Lovell Votes 177 header_vote_share 0.3 Net percentage change in seats +0.3
Party

PRTE

Pirate Party

David Elston Votes 127 header_vote_share 0.2 Net percentage change in seats +0.2

Turnout and CON majority

CON majority

2,190

Turnout

72.6%

Vote share

Party %
Conservative 47.5
Labour 43.4
Plaid Cymru 4.3
Liberal Democrat 1.9
UKIP 1.6
Green Party 0.8

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+10.8
Conservative
+1.4
Liberal Democrat
-0.7
Green Party
-1.3
Plaid Cymru
-1.3
UKIP
-9.1

Latest updates

Vale of Glamorgan: Conservative hold

Result graphic
BBC

Vale of Glamorgan Conservative hold

Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns has held onto his seat in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Alun Cairns
BBC
Alun Cairns is the Welsh Secretary of State

Tory seat loss fears - could Cardiff North turn Labour?

David Deans

Wales politics reporter

A senior Welsh Conservative source has told BBC Wales the party fears at least three losses - Gower, Vale of Clwyd and Cardiff North.

The source said two other seats - Aberconwy and Vale of Glamorgan were looking tight.

Asked if he thought the party was making any gains in Wales tonight, the source said: "No."

Turnout up?

Turnouts for some seats in Wales are up compared to 2015.

Our reporters at the counts are saying:

  • In Vale of Glamorgan, the turnout was 72.2% - up from 71% in 2015
  • Torfaen 62.2% up from 61.4% in 2015
  • Ogmore turnout 65.26%, up from 64%
  • Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney 61%, a big jump from 2015 when it was 53%
  • Vale of Clwyd 68% up from the last general election when it was 63%
  • Wrexham turnout 70% up from 64.2 % in 2015

ballot boxes
BBC
Ballot boxes in Builth Wells, where the Brecon and Radnorshire votes are being counted

General election 2017: How do I register to vote?

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The deadline to register is 22 May
CON HOLD

Results

Conservative
, with candidate Alun Cairns
, have the following results:
  • 23,607 total votes taken.
  • 46.0% share of the total vote
  • +4.2% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Chris Elmore
, have the following results:
  • 16,727 total votes taken.
  • 32.6% share of the total vote
  • -0.3% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Kevin Mahoney
, have the following results:
  • 5,489 total votes taken.
  • 10.7% share of the total vote
  • +7.6% change in share of the votes
Plaid Cymru
, with candidate Ian Johnson
, have the following results:
  • 2,869 total votes taken.
  • 5.6% share of the total vote
  • +0.1% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate David Morgan
, have the following results:
  • 1,309 total votes taken.
  • 2.6% share of the total vote
  • -12.7% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Alan Armstrong
, have the following results:
  • 1,054 total votes taken.
  • 2.1% share of the total vote
  • +1.1% change in share of the votes
Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol
, with candidate Steve Reed
, have the following results:
  • 238 total votes taken.
  • 0.5% share of the total vote
  • +0.5% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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