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Local Election Results 2017

Merthyr Tudful
Merthyr Tydfil

Whole council up for election.

Note:— The election in Cyfarthfa division was postponed due to the death of a candidate.

Merthyr = Merthyr Independent

Other results for Merthyr Tydfil: 2004 2008 2012

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Consolidated results — Merthyr Tydfil 2017

Party Votes Percent Seats
Independent 8348 42.4% 17
Labour 8323 42.3% 15
Merthyr Independents 1300 6.6% 1
Plaid Cymru - The Party of Wales 685 3.5% 0
Liberal Democrat 549 2.8% 0
Conservative 267 1.4% 0
Communist Party of Britain 201 1.0% 0

Bedlinog (2)

Malcolm Colbran Ind 727 65.8%
Sherelle Jago Ind 718
Helen Thomas Lab 288 26.1%
Jeffrey Beard Lab 284
Jasmine Sakura-Rose LD 90 8.1%

Cyfarthfa (3) [Postponed to 8th June (death of candidate Ieuan Harris, Merthyr); 1 Ind gain from Merthyr]

Geraint Thomas Ind 1369 30.0%
Paul Brown Merthyr 1300 28.5%
David Chaplin Lab 1202 26.4%
Margaret Davies Lab 1137
Carol Estebanez Lab 1072
Terry Thomas Merthyr 1068
Bleddyn Hancock Ind 812
Mark Evans PC 685 15.0%

Dowlais (4) [4 Ind gains from Lab]

Declan Sammon Ind 1122 64.0%
Tony Rogers Ind 863
David Hughes Ind 782
Julian Amos Ind 777
Phil Williams Lab 631 36.0%
Ray Thomas Lab 570
Tom Lewis Lab 537
Simon Williams Lab 531

Gurnos (4) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Lee Davies Ind 569 51.3%
Rhonda Braithwaite Lab 541 48.7%
Clive Tovey Ind 486
Bill Smith Lab 479
Deborah Isaac Lab 423
Mike O'Neill Lab 421
Mikey Mochan Ind 402
Gerwyn Butler Ind 368

Merthyr Vale (2)

Darren Roberts Lab 698 61.1%
Scott Thomas Lab 509
Jeff Edwards Ind 445 38.9%
Lynne Colston Ind 266

Park (3) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Tanya Skinner Ind 802 51.0%
Clive Jones Lab 772 49.0%
Chris Barry Lab 689
Brendan Toomey Lab 667

Penydarren (3) [1 Ind gain from UKIP]

Kevin Gibbs Ind 656 50.3%
Chris Davies Ind 649
David Isaac Lab 647 49.7%
Dougy Evans Ind 515
John McCarthy Lab 467
Dan Beard Lab 463

Plymouth (3)

Gareth Lewis Lab 967 78.4%
Brent Carter Lab 884
Harvey Jones Lab 860
Narinder Singh C 267 21.6%

Town (4) [3 Ind gains from Lab]

John Thomas Ind 1121 44.1%
Kevin O'Neill Ind 1002
Andrew Barry Ind 976
Dai Jones Lab 967 38.0%
Linda Matthews Lab 745
Jenny Davies Lab 708
Shaun O'Malley Ind 658
Sian Slater Lab 635
Joshua Dunn Ind 588
Rowan Powell Ind 376
Bob Griffin LD 253 10.0%
Cameron Sullivan LD 222
Tom Roberts Comm 201 7.9%

Treharris (3) [1 Ind gain from Lab]

Gareth Richards Lab 1136 58.8%
Ernie Galsworthy Lab 816
Ian Thomas Lab 710
Lee Chard Ind 589 30.5%
Anne McAll Ind 503
Glenn Price Ind 437
Paul Smithers Ind 361
Brendan d'Cruz LD 206 10.7%

Vaynor (2)

Howard Barrett Ind 948 66.7%
Lisa Mytton Ind 923
Anthony Owen Lab 474 33.3%
Emma Karan Lab 371

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