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00:07


Canolbarth a Gorllewin Cymru (Mid and West Wales) regional list:

2 Labour, 1 Plaid Cymru , 1 Liberal Democrat


22:55


Labour HOLDS Bro Morgannwg (Vale of Glamorgan)


  • Labour: 43.6%

  • Conservatives: 35.9%

  • Plaid Cymru: 8.6%

  • Abolish: 3.3%

  • Green: 2.9%

  • Liberal Democrats: 2.3%

  • Propel: 1.0%

  • RefUK: 1.0%

  • Independent: 0.6%

  • Freedom Alliance: 0.5%

  • Gwlad: 0.4%


22:28


Gogledd Cymru (North Wales) regional list:

2 Conservatives, 1 Plaid Cymru , 1 Labour



2 Conservatives, 2 Plaid Cymru


22:20


Gorllewin De Cymru regional list:


2 Conservatives, 2 Plaid Cymru


21:47


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Gorllewin Caerdydd (Cardiff West)



21:00


Plaid Cymru HOLDS Dwyrain Caerfyrddin a Dinefwr (Carmarthen East and Dinefwr)


Labours HOLDS De Caerdydd a Phenarth (Cardiff South and Penarth), Gogledd Caerdydd (Cardiff North), Canol Caerdydd (Cardiff Central).



20:47


Labour HOLDS Cynon and Pont-y-pridd



19:25


Plaid Cymru HOLDS Ceredigion



18:55


Labour HOLDS Pen-y-bont (Bridgend)


  • Labour: 42.0%

  • Conservatives: 28.3%

  • Plaid Cymru: 10.5%

  • Independent: 10.3%

  • Independent: 3.6%

  • Liberal Democrats: 2.7%

  • RefUK: 1.8%

  • Gwlad: 0.8%


18:30


Labour HOLDS Gorllewin Abertawe (Swansea West)


  • Labour: 46.4%

  • Plaid Cymru: 19.2%

  • Conservatives: 16.3%

  • Liberal Democrats: 6.9%

  • Green: 4.6%

  • Abolish: 3.6%

  • Freedom Alliance: 1.2%

  • RefUK: 1%

  • Propel: 0.8%




18:24


Labour HOLDS Ogwr (Ogmore)


  • Labour: 52.5%

  • Plaid Cymru: 19.2%

  • Conservatives: 18.7%

  • Abolish: 2.7%

  • Propel: 2.6%

  • RefUK: 2.5%

  • Liberal Democrats: 1.8%



18:14


Plaid Cymru HOLDS Ynys Môn


  • Plaid Cymru: 55.9%

  • Conservatives: 20.5%

  • Labour: 19.1%

  • RefUK: 2.5%

  • Liberal Democrats: 2.0%


18:03


Labour HOLDS Blaenau Gwent


  • Labour: 49.1%

  • Plaid Cymru: 17.2%

  • Conservatives: 12.5%

  • Independent: 11.4%

  • Abolish: 6.6%

  • Liberal Democrats: 1.6%

  • RefUK: 1.5%


17:54


RESULT: Plaid Cymru HOLDS Dwyfor Meirionnydd


  • Plaid Cymru: 48.2%

  • Conservatives: 18.5%

  • Labour: 15.5%

  • Propel: 5.5%

  • Llais Gwynedd: 4.8%

  • Liberal Democrats: 3.8%

  • RefUK: 3.0%

  • Freedom Alliance: 0.6%


17:52


RESULT: Conservatives HOLD Gorllewin Clwyd (Clwyd West)


  • Conservatives: 41.7%

  • Labour: 28.7%

  • Plaid Cymru: 19.8%

  • Liberal Democrats: 4.1%

  • UKIP: 1.8%

  • Abolish: 1.8%

  • RefUK: 1.1%

  • Gwlad: 1.0%


17:50


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Castell-nedd (Neath)


17:47


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Dwyrain Abertawe (Swansea East)

  • Labour: 60.1%

  • Plaid Cymru: 15.1%

  • Conservatives: 13.7%

  • Liberal Democrats: 4.9%

  • UKIP: 2.6%

  • Abolish: 2.2%

  • RefUK: 1.4%


17:44


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Gŵyr (Gower)


  • Labour: 47.1%

  • Conservatives: 32.7%

  • Plaid Cymru: 11.9%

  • Green: 3.3%

  • Liberal Democrats: 2.6%

  • RefUK: 1.6%

  • Gwlad: 0.7%


17:37


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Alun a Glannau Dyfrdwy (Alyn and Deeside)

  • Labour: 48.8%

  • Conservatives: 31.9%

  • Plaid Cymru: 7.3%

  • UKIP: 3.5%

  • RefUK: 1.6%

  • Freedom Alliance: 0.8%


17:31


RESULT: Conservatives HOLD Gorllewin Caerfyrddin a De Sir Benfro (Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire)


  • Conservatives: 35.5%

  • Labour: 32.6%

  • Plaid Cymru: 20.9%

  • Liberal Democrats: 3.9%

  • UKIP: 3.1%

  • Independent: 2.7%

  • RefUK: 1.3%


17:27


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Islwyn

  • Labour: 40.7%

  • Independent: 19.3%

  • Plaid Cymru: 16.1%

  • Conservatives: 15.9%

  • Abolish: 2.3%

  • UKIP: 2.1%

  • Liberal Democrats: 1.9%

  • RefUK: 1.7%


17:25


RESULT: Labour HOLDS De Clwyd (South Clwyd)

  • Labour: 43.2%

  • Conservatives: 31.1%

  • Plaid Cymru: 16.9%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 3.0%

  • Abolish: 2.5%

  • UKIP: 2.2%

  • RefUK: 1.1%


17:22


RESULT: Plaid Cymru HOLDS Arfon

  • Plaid Cymru: 63.3%

  • Labour: 23.5%

  • Conservatives: 8.3%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 3.0%

  • RefUK: 1.6%

  • Independent: 0.4%


17:21


RESULT: Conservatives HOLD Preseli Sir Benfro (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

  • Conservatives: 39.0%

  • Labour: 34.6%

  • Plaid Cymru: 19.5%

  • RefUK: 3.9%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 3.0%


17:19


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Wrecsam

  • Labour: 37.4%

  • Conservatives: 31.4%

  • Plaid Cymru: 21.4%

  • Abolish: 3.5%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 3.3%

  • UKIP: 1.7%

  • RefUK: 0.8%

  • Gwlad: 0.5%



17:18


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Delyn

  • Labour: 48.6%

  • Conservatives: 34.5%

  • Plaid Cymru: 7.9%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 4.1%

  • UKIP: 3.3%

  • RefUK: 1.1%

  • Gwlad: 0.4%


17:14


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Caerffili


  • Labour: 46.0%

  • Plaid Cymru: 28.4%

  • Conservatives: 17.3%

  • Abolish: 3.9%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 2.7%

  • RefUK: 1.7%



17:10


RESULT: Conservatives HOLD Aberconwy


  • Conservatives: 41.7%

  • Plaid Cymru: 21.7%

  • Labour: 25.4%

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 3.1%

  • RefUK: 1.4%

  • No More Lockdowns: 0.9%


17:00


Wrecsam looks to be a comfortable Labour hold, with a strong Plaid vote.


RESULT: Conservatives GAIN Dyffryn Clwyd (Vale of Clwyd) from Labour

  • Labour: 10,426

  • Plaid Cymru: 2,972

  • Conservatives: 10,792

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 782

  • Independent: 529

  • RefUK: 552


15:50


Conservatives claiming they've won Dyffryn Clwyd (Vale of Clwyd) from Labour.


15:45


Is the 2016 UKIP vote returning to Labour in certain seats? Merthyr Tudful a Rhymni might suggest so.


RESULT: Labour HOLDS Merthyr Tudful a Rhymni:

  • Labour: 13,009 (61.5%)

  • Plaid Cymru: 3,698 (17.5%)

  • Conservatives: 2,665 (12.6%)

  • Abolish: 656 (3.1%)

  • Welsh Liberal Democrats: 420 (2.0%)

  • UKIP: 382 (1.8%)

  • RefUK: 324 (1.5%)


15:26


Turnout in Caerffili is reported to be 44.1%.


The seat is held by Labour, but is one of Plaid's target seats.


15:00


A recount is under way in Dyffryn Clwyd (Vale of Clwyd).


It appears as though the Conservatives are just ahead.


14:55


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14:45


Pen-y-bont (Bridgend) and Delyn looking good for Labour.


14:15


Rumours that Plaid Cymru might gain Aberconwy from the Conservatives.


14:00


Turnout in De Clwyd (Clwyd South) is reported to be a hefty 59%.


However, turnout in Merthyr Tudful is reported to be very low at around 35%


13:50


Much is being made of the Tories doubling their majority in Sir Drefaldwyn (Montgomeryshire). However, Labour had the biggest percentage increase on the 2016 election with +8.4%. Plaid also performed strongly clinching second place (highest ever) from fourth in 2016 with an 7.7% increase. The Lib Dems had a disappointing result, dropping 11%.


13:38


Liberal Democrats slip to third place in Sir Drefaldwyn (Montgomeryshire)— this might not bode well for neighbouring Brycheiniog a Sir Faesyfed (Brecon and Radnorshire).



RESULT: Sir Drefaldwyn (Montgomeryshire):

  • Conservatives: 12,013 48%

  • Plaid Cymru: 4485 18%

  • Liberal Democrats: 4207 17%

  • Labour: 3576 14%

  • RefUK 2%

  • Gwlad: 157 1%


13:18


Labour seem confident about holding onto all four seats in the capital.


13:05


It appears as though Labour will hold onto Llanelli.


13:00


Plaid Cymru spokesperson:


"With counting underway, Plaid Cymru is proud of its positive campaign based on its ambition to create a fairer, greener and independent Wales. We will continue to make the case for Wales’s future to be put in Wales’s hands. Campaigning during a pandemic and with an unprecedented focus on the London parties made the context challenging."


12:50


It appears as though Labour will hold onto Blaenau Gwent, with Plaid finishing in second place.


12:35


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12:25


The Conservatives appear to be a bit more confident about their chances of holding onto Aberconwy.


12:20


Labour seems to be doing well.


It's looking as though the party will hold onto De Clwyd, as well as Bro Morgannwg.


It's also looking good for the party in Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr.


11:50


The Conservatives appear to be somewhat optimistic about their prospects in Brycheiniog a Sir Faesyfed, Wrecsam, and Dyffryn Clwyd.


11:45


The counts for Wrecsam and De Clwyd won't start until about 13:00


11:30


Rumours seem to be suggesting a mixed picture for Plaid Cymru.


ITV Cymru's Adrian Masters is reporting that there is rumoured to be a high turnout, as well as a big swing against Plaid Cymru in Rhondda.


However, there are whispers that Plaid could narrowly gain Aberconwy from the Conservatives— but it's on a knife edge.


Remember: These are rumours, and no results have yet been announced.


11:00


The Conservatives are performing well, and Labour poorly, across the border in England. It will be interesting to see to what extent voting patterns diverge here in Cymru.


10:50


Some constituencies have given estimated declaration times.


Results for both Dwyrain Caerfyrddin a Dinefwr and Llanelli are expected first at around 13.30.


10:00


Counting has commenced for the 2021 Senedd election.