Election results for Newport East

National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2007 - Thursday, 3 May 2007

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Constituency Results - Candidates are displayed according to their share of the vote.

Regional Results - Candidates are displayed according to the percentage of the regional vote their party achieved. Where more than one list candidate from a particular party has been elected, their names are presented alphabetically. This does not necessarily reflect their position on the party’s candidate list.

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Newport East - results
Election Candidate Party Votes % Outcome
John Griffiths Welsh Labour 6395 32% Elected
Ed Townsend Welsh Liberal Democrats 5520 28% Not elected
Peter Fox Welsh Conservative Party 4512 23% Not elected
Trefor Puw Plaid Cymru 1696 9% Not elected
James Harris Independent 1354 7% Not elected
Michael Blundell English Democrats 429 2% Not elected
Voting Summary
Overview Number
Seats 1
Valid votes cast 19906
Electorate 53062
Share of the votes (%)
John Griffiths 32% Elected
Ed Townsend 28% Not elected
Peter Fox 23% Not elected
Trefor Puw 9% Not elected
James Harris 7% Not elected
Michael Blundell 2% Not elected