Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney Assembly constituency
Upcoming elections
We’ve not managed to detect any elections in this area. To find out if there are elections check with your local council.
2016 Welsh Assembly election results
Winner Labour Hold (26.5% majority)
Constituency AM Louise Alison Dawn Bowden
Top-up region AMs 2 UK Independence Party, 1 Conservative, 1 Plaid Cymru
Region South Wales East
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney results for Welsh Assembly election, 2016

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Louise Alison Dawn Bowden
Lab 9,763 47.2% -7.1
David John Rowlands
UKI 4,277 20.7%
Brian Malcolm Thomas
Pla 3,721 18.0% +9.2
Elizabeth Claire Simon
Con 1,331 6.4% +0.1
Bob Griffin
Lib 1,122 5.4% -7.4
Julie Colbran
Gre 469 2.3%
SHOW TOP-UP REGION RESULTS
HIDE TOP-UP REGION RESULTS

Share of top-up region votes: South Wales East region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Labour Lab
74,424 38.3%
UK Independence Party UKIP
34,524 17.8% 2
Conservative Con
33,318 17.2% 1
Plaid Cymru PC
29,686 15.3% 1
Abo Abo
7,870 4.1%
Liberal Democrats LD
6,784 3.5%
Green Party Gre
4,831 2.5%
Other Oth
2,654 1.4%
Elected regional members for South Wales East region
Party
Mark Reckless
UK Independence Party UKIP
David Rowlands
UK Independence Party UKIP
Oscar Asghar
Conservative Con
Steffan Lewis
Plaid Cymru PC
Seat background for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney constituency
Last four Constituency AMs
2016
Louise Alison Dawn Bowden
Labour
2011
Huw Lewis
Labour
2007
H.G. Lewis
Labour
2003
H.G. Lewis
Labour
Upcoming elections
More information coming soon