Election results for Newport East

National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2016 - Friday, 6 May 2016

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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 9229 45% Elected
James Peterson United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) 4333 21% Not elected
Munawar Mughal Welsh Conservative Party 3768 18% Not elected
Paul Halliday Welsh Liberal Democrats 1481 7% Not elected
Anthony Michael Salkeld Plaid Cymru 1386 7% Not elected
Peter Varley Welsh Green Party 491 2% Not elected
Voting Summary
Overview Number
Seats 1
Valid votes cast 20688
Electorate 55499
Share of the votes (%)
John Griffiths 45% Elected
James Peterson 21% Not elected
Munawar Mughal 18% Not elected
Paul Halliday 7% Not elected
Anthony Michael Salkeld 7% Not elected
Peter Varley 2% Not elected