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Town Ward — Merthyr Tydfil

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4th May 2017 (4 seats) [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%

7th May 2015 [Resignation of Graham Davies]

Sian Slater Lab 2182 66.0%
Bob Griffin LD 1126 34.0%

3rd May 2012 (4 seats) [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%

23rd October 2008 [By-election; Lab gain from LD]

Lab 580 35.7%
LD 461 28.4%
Ind 277 17.0%
Ind 125 7.7%
Ind 110 6.8%
PC 72 4.4%

1st May 2008 (4 seats) [3 LD gains from People Before Politics, 1 LD gain from Lab]

Amy Kitcher LD 1610 46.5%
Kurt Morgan LD 1035
Gareth Lewis LD 1025
Robert Griffin LD 1021
Ian Clark Lab 657 19.0%
Mark Elliott Lab 657
Andrew Barry Ind 649 18.8%
David Jones Lab 572
William Thomas PC 544 15.7%
Byron Thomas Lab 471

10th June 2004 (4 seats)

Mark Elliott PBP 823 30.9%
Andrew Barry PBP 813
Ian Clark Lab 739 27.8%
Steve Morgan PBP 712
Richard Pendry Lab 671
Lyndon Powell PBP 664
Pamela Watkins Lab 626
William Thomas PC 557 20.9%
Vivienne Hadley Ind 541 20.3%
Shirley Pengelly Lab 476
Vivian Pugh PC 460
David Griffiths PC 390
Keith Lewis Ind 323
Tudor Griffiths PC 319

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