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2010 Results:
Conservative: 5398 (15.58%)
Labour: 18644 (53.81%)
Liberal Democrat: 5260 (15.18%)
Plaid Cymru: 3326 (9.6%)
BNP: 1242 (3.58%)
UKIP: 780 (2.25%)
Majority: 13246 (38.23%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 19509 (60.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 4899 (15.2%)
Conservative: 4597 (14.2%)
Plaid Cymru: 3251 (10.1%)
Other: 48 (0.1%)
Majority: 14610 (45.2%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 4243 (14%)
Labour: 18295 (60.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 4592 (15.2%)
Plaid Cymru: 3148 (10.4%)
Majority: 13703 (45.3%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 3383 (11.1%)
Labour: 18833 (62%)
Liberal Democrat: 3878 (12.8%)
Plaid Cymru: 4259 (14%)
Majority: 14574 (48%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 3716 (9.8%)
Labour: 28163 (74%)
Liberal Democrat: 3510 (9.2%)
Plaid Cymru: 2679 (7%)
Majority: 24447 (64.2%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Huw Irranca-Davies(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitEmma Moore (Conservative)
portraitHuw Irranca-Davies(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitJackie Radford (Liberal Democrat)
portraitDanny Clark (Plaid Cymru)
portraitCarolyn Passey (UKIP)
portraitKay Thomas (BNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 71136
Male: 48.9%
Female: 51.1%
Under 18: 23.8%
Over 60: 19.9%
Born outside UK: 1.7%
White: 99.1%
Asian: 0.4%
Mixed: 0.3%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 67.8%
Full time students: 2.1%
Graduates 16-74: 11.5%
No Qualifications 16-74: 43%
Owner-Occupied: 75.6%
Social Housing: 16% (Council: 13.1%, Housing Ass.: 3%)
Privately Rented: 5.2%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 4%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated. It will be replaced by a new guide in 2013, once the fate of the boundary review is finally settled.