Results for Pontypridd Show national results
Winning candidate: K.S. Howells
Total number of votes cast: 39,634
Adjusted turnout: 61.6
Number of postal votes cast: 7,871
Number of proxy votes cast: 23
Number of rejected votes: 94
Parliamentary seats won
- K.S. Howells, Labour (52.8%)
- M.J. Powell, Liberal Democrat (19.5%)
- Q.G. Edwards, Conservative (13.4%)
- J.A. Richards, Plaid Cymru (11.2%)
- D.M. Bevan, UK Independence Party (2.6%)
- R.D. Griffiths, Communist Party of Britain (0.6%)
Table of detailed results
|Candidate surname||Candidate initials||Party / description||Votes (no)||Percentage of votes won|
|Bevan||D.M.||UK Independence Party||1,013||2.6|
|Griffiths||R.D.||Communist Party of Britain||233||0.6|
- Electorate: The number of electors eligible to vote at this election.
- Valid votes: The total number of valid votes cast.
- Postal votes counted: The total number of postal votes which went forward to the count after postal ballot verification.
- Proxies issued: The total number of electors who appointed proxies to vote on their behalf.
- Rejected ballot: The number of ballot papers which was declared invalid for one or more of the following reasons:
- the ballot paper did not contain the official mark
- where the voter had voted for more than the specified number of candidates
- where the ballot paper contained writing or a mark by which the voter could be identified
- where the ballot paper was unmarked or where it was unclear what the voter had intended
- (A ballot paper may also be rejected in part).