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Wales Results

Welsh Assembly Results
Party Welsh Labour Plaid Cymru Welsh Conservative UKIP Wales Welsh Liberal Democrat
Seats 29 12 11 7 1
Change −1 +1 −3 +7 −4

After 60 of 60 seats About these resultsResults in full

Latest headlines

  1. Labour win 29 seats - but fall short of a majority
  2. UKIP wins its first seats in the Assembly
  3. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood ousts Labour in Rhondda
  4. Mapping the election - see party vote share by constituency across Wales
Result: LAB HOLD


Party Candidates Votes % Net percentage change in seats


Welsh Labour

Candidates Lesley Griffiths Votes 7,552 37.1% Net percentage change in seats −7.7


Welsh Conservative

Candidates Andrew Atkinson Votes 6,227 30.6% Net percentage change in seats +3.7


Plaid Cymru

Candidates Carrie Harper Votes 2,631 12.9% Net percentage change in seats −1.0


UKIP Wales

Candidates Jeanette Bassford-Barton Votes 2,393 11.8% Net percentage change in seats +11.8


Welsh Liberal Democrat

Candidates Beryl Blackmore Votes 1,140 5.6% Net percentage change in seats −8.8


Wales Green Party

Candidates Alan Butterworth Votes 411 2.0% Net percentage change in seats +2.0

Turnout and Majority

Welsh Labour Majority




Vote share

Party %
Welsh Labour 37.1
Welsh Conservative 30.6
Plaid Cymru 12.9
UKIP Wales 11.8
Welsh Liberal Democrat 5.6

Vote share change since 2011

UKIP Wales
Welsh Conservative
Plaid Cymru
Welsh Labour
Welsh Liberal Democrat

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Constituency Profile

Based on the town of Wrexham, the constituency is in the north east of Wales and borders England.

It is the largest town in north Wales and ranks as the third largest retail centre in Wales after Cardiff and Swansea. Famous for its former brewery and football team, the town now has one of the UK's largest industrial parks which provides jobs for thousands of people across the area. The constituency has one of the highest employment rates in Wales. It's also the home of a major hospital - the Wrexham Maelor. The current AM is Labour's Lesley Griffiths. In 2011, she won just over 44% of the vote. The Conservatives came second with 26%, the Liberal Democrats third with 14% and Plaid Cymru were fourth with 13%.

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