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Cadnant by-election, 2015

Labour gain from Plaid Cymru

A by-election was held for the Cadnant division of Gwynedd Council on 2 April 2015 following the death of Plaid Cymru Cllr Huw Edwards.

Glyn Thomas gained the seat for Labour.

Result

Labour
34.2%
Plaid Cymru
27.1%
Llais Gwynedd
21.7%
Sarnacki
13.8%
Conservative
3.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Glyn Thomas 233 34.2% -6.1%
Plaid Cymru Glyn Tomos 185 27.1% -32.6%
Llais Gwynedd Jason Parry 148 21.7% n/a
Independent Maria Sarnacki 94 13.8% n/a
Conservative David Hibbert 22 3.2% n/a
Turnout: not published - Majority: 48 (7.0%) - Swing: 13.3% PC to Lab


2012 Result

Plaid Cymru
59.7%
Labour
40.3%

Party Candidate Votes Vote Share
Plaid Cymru Huw Edwards 397 59.7%
Labour Glyn Thomas 268 40.3%
Turnout: 47.8% - Majority: 129 (19.4%)


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By-Election Preview on Welsh Elections Blog

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By-election Thread on Vote UK Forum


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