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Local Election Results 2012

Merthyr Tudful
Merthyr Tydfil

Whole council up for election.

Merthyr = Merthyr Independents

Other results for Merthyr Tydfil: 2004 2008 2017

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Consolidated results — Merthyr Tydfil 2012

Party Votes Percent Seats
Labour 8145 45.5% 23
Independent 6343 35.4% 7
Liberal Democrat 910 5.1% 0
Merthyr Independents 797 4.4% 2
Plaid Cymru - The Party of Wales 703 3.9% 0
UK Independence Party 588 3.3% 1
Communist Party of Britain 383 2.1% 0
Conservative 50 0.3% 0

Bedlinog (2)

Leighton Smart Ind 534 54.8%
Gareth Jones Ind 517
Helen Thomas Lab 292 30.0%
Ian Thomas Lab 224
Beth Setters LD 92 9.4%
Catrin Ashton Comm 56 5.7%
Johnny Pappas LD 33

Cyfarthfa (3) [1 Lab gain from Merthyr]

Les Elliott Merthyr 797 44.3%
Paul Brown Merthyr 760
Tony Chaplin Lab 683 38.0%
Malcolm Jenkins Merthyr 655
Margaret Davies Lab 640
David Chaplin Lab 601
Mark Evans PC 318 17.7%

Dowlais (4) [2 Lab gains from Ind]

Phil Williams Lab 971 58.0%
Ray Thomas Lab 948
Simon Wiliams Lab 863
Tom Lewis Lab 806
Tony Rogers Ind 703 42.0%
Julian Amos Ind 591

Y Gurnos
Gurnos (4) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Rhonda Braithwaite Lab 591 54.2%
Bill Smith Lab 586
Clive Tovey Ind 500 45.8%
David Jarrett Lab 496
Sian Bevan Lab 492
Richard Llewellyn Ind 419
Gregory Canavan Ind 417
Adam Brown Ind 408

Bro Merthyr
Merthyr Vale (2) [1 Lab gain from Ind]

Brian Mansbridge Lab 905 63.7%
Darren Roberts Lab 770
Jeff Edwards Ind 516 36.3%

Y Parc
Park (3)

Brendan Toomey Lab 913 63.2%
Clive Jones Lab 888
Chris Barry Lab 822
Stephen David Ind 532 36.8%
Glenda Price Ind 482

Penydarren (3) [1 UKIP gain from Ind, 1 Lab gain from Ind]

Salty Jones Ind 656 36.2%
Jock Greer UKIP 588 32.4%
David Isaac Lab 569 31.4%
Clive Barsi Ind 438
John McCarthy Lab 435
Jaz Johal Lab 337
Kerry Baker Ind 315
Maria Regan Ind 230

Plymouth (3) [2 Lab gains from LD, 1 Lab gain from Ind]

Harvey Jones Lab 949 47.8%
Brent Carter Lab 830
Gareth Lewis Lab 803
Derek Games Ind 738 37.2%
Philip Watkins Ind 523
Scott Thomas Ind 414
Kevin O'Connor LD 247 12.4%
Alexandra Sims LD 117
Craig Lambourne LD 112
Harish Kumar C 50 2.5%

Y Dref
Town (4) [4 Lab gains from LD]

Dai Jones Lab 1192 41.6%
David Davies Lab 986
Graham Davies Lab 926
Linda Matthews Lab 907
Amy Kitcher LD 571 19.9%
Ian Clark Ind 458 16.0%
Vivian Pugh PC 385 13.4%
Bob Griffin LD 363
David Griffiths PC 356
Alyston Austin LD 324
Maria Thomas Ind 323
Steve Taylor Ind 316
Gareth Powles Ind 305
Lynn Heritage LD 271
Tommy Roberts Comm 261 9.1%

Treharris (3) [2 Lab gains from Ind]

Kate Moran Lab 829 50.2%
Richard Thomas Ind 821 49.8%
Ernie Galsworthy Lab 808
Gareth Watkins Lab 782
Glenn Price Ind 611
Paul Smithers Ind 583

Y Faenor
Vaynor (2)

Lisa Mytton Ind 885 73.6%
Howard Barrett Ind 883
Tracy Reid Lab 251 20.9%
Andrew Barry Lab 222
Roy Evans Comm 66 5.5%

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