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Dewi by-election, 2015

Plaid Cymru hold

A by-election was held for the Dewi division of Gwynedd Council on 19 November 2015 following the resignation of Plaid Cymru Cllr Eddie Dogan due to ill health. Dogan had served as a councillor for 43 years, representing the Labour Party until 2005 when he joined Plaid Cymru.

Gareth Roberts held the seat for Plaid Cymru.

Result

Plaid Cymru
59.4%
Labour
34.6%
Liberal Democrats
6.0%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Plaid Cymru Gareth Roberts 189 59.4% +2.1%
Labour Eirian Roberts 110 34.6% -0.2%
Liberal Democrats Andrew Joyce 19 6.0% -1.9%
Turnout: not published - Majority: 40 (4.7%) - Swing: 1.2% Lab to PC


2012 Result

Plaid Cymru
57.3%
Labour
34.8%
Liberal Democrats
7.9%

Party Candidate Votes Vote Share
Plaid Cymru Eddie Dogan 254 57.3%
Labour Eve Butler 154 34.8%
Liberal Democrats Jason Ince 35 7.9%
Turnout: 36.2% - Majority: 100 (22.6%)


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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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