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2012 election results map, showing numbers of councillors per ward and their party affiliations
2012 election results map, showing numbers of councillors per ward and their party affiliations

The 2012 Conwy Council election took place on 3 May 2012 to elect members of Conwy County Borough Council in Wales.[1] It was on the same day as other 2012 United Kingdom local elections. The previous elections took place on 1 May 2008 and the next elections took place on 4 May 2017.

Overview

Conwy County Borough Council election result 2012[2]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Independent 19 [a] +5 32.2 30.0 10,831 +4.3
  Conservative 13 -9 22.0 23.7 8,565 -5.7
  Labour 10 +3 16.9 18.7 6,741 +4.3
  Plaid Cymru 12 0 20.3 16.6 5,976 +1.7
  Liberal Democrats 5 +1 8.5 10.1 3,648 -2.6
  Christian 0 0 0 0.8 278 N/A
  UKIP 0 0 0 0.2 57 N/A
  BNP - - - - - - - -2.2
  Green - - - - - - - -0.6
  Alliance for Green Socialism - - - - - - - -0.6

[a] Includes Betws yn Rhos councillor who did not declare his affiliation at the election

Results

[3] (*) represents a candidate running from previous election. (~) represents an equivalent to a previous candidate.

Abergele and Pensarn

Abergele and Pensarn (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Jean Stubbs* 407 55.1 +16.6
Independent Ken Sudlow 186 25.2 +25.2
Conservative Bernice McLoughlin 145 19.6 -24.4
Majority 221 29.9 +24.4
Turnout 738 36.3 -0.8
Labour gain from Conservative Swing

Kinmel Bay/Bae Cinmel

Kinmel Bay/Bae Cinmel (3)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Nigel Smith 684 24.5 +24.5
Independent Dr Stuart Anderson* 569 20.3 -0.4
Independent Bill Darwin 450 16.1 +16.1
Conservative John Bevan* 402 14.4 -14.5
Conservative Ken Stone~ 353 12.6 +12.6
Conservative Geoffrey David Corry* 339 12.1 -11.8
Majority 115 4.1 -0.9
Turnout 2797 59.3 -1.3
Independent gain from Conservative Swing
Independent gain from Conservative Swing
Independent hold Swing

Betws-y-Coed

Betws-y-Coed (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Plaid Cymru Liz Roberts~ 307 68.4 -12.4
Conservative Michael Robert Skerrett~ 142 31.6 +31.6
Majority 165 36.7 -24.8
Turnout 449 44.4 -0.4
Plaid Cymru hold Swing

Betws yn Rhos

Betws yn Rhos (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Doctor Ahmed Jamil~ 340 43.4 +43.4
Plaid Cymru Clwyd Roberts~ 219 27.9 +27.9
Independent Bryn Jones~ 167 21.3 +21.3
Independent Eryl Ellis Williams~ 40 5.1 +5.1
Independent John Oddy~ 18 2.3 +2.3
Majority 121 15.4 +15.4
Turnout 784 46.7 +46.7
Independent gain from Independent Swing

Bryn

Bryn (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Andrew Hinchliff* 319 58.5 +5.8
Plaid Cymru Gareth Wyn Jones* 226 41.5 +4.6
Majority 93 17.1 -2.2
Turnout 545 38.3 -14.6
Labour hold Swing

Caerhun

Caerhun (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Paul Gareth Roberts 352 40.6 +40.6
Independent Goronwy Owen Edwards* 346 40.0 -20.3
Plaid Cymru Terrance Jones 168 19.4 +19.6
Majority 6 0.6 N/A
Turnout 866 51.1 +3.5
Conservative gain from Independent Swing

Capelulo

Capelulo (1)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Anne McCaffrey 292 48.4 +48.4
Independent Darrell Owens 117 19.4 -9.8
Conservative Gail Hall* 90 14.9 -19.3
Labour Viv Mooney~ 69 11.4 -11.1
Liberal Democrats Steve Banwell~ 35 5.8 -8.3
Majority 175 29.0 +23.9
Turnout 603 49.2 +7.0
Independent gain from Conservative Swing

Colwyn

Colwyn (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Cheryl Lynne Carlisle* 547 30.0 +0.2
Liberal Democrats Brian Cossey* 515 28.3 -2.3
Labour Mike Bird~ 350 19.2 +1.1
Plaid Cymru Dr. Sibani Roy 262 14.4 +14.4
Conservative Blake Richard Bull 147 8.1 +8.1
Majority 32 1.8 +0.9
Turnout 1821 51.7 -9.1
Conservative hold Swing
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Conwy

Conwy (2)
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour Sara Louise Allardice 618 33.8
Independent Joan Vaughan * 471 25.8
Plaid Cymru Peredur Morris 233 12.8
Independent Neil Bryson 179 9.8
Conservative Jennifer Evans 179 9.8
Conservative David Martin Williams 146 8.0
Turnout 1826 34.4
Labour gain from Plaid Cymru Swing
Independent hold Swing

* = sitting councillor prior to the election

By-elections between 2012–2015

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Betws yn Rhos (2014)

Resignation of Independent Cllr Ahmed Jalil.

Betws yn Rhos by-election, 6 February 2014 [4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Ifor Lloyd 347 46.0 N/A
Plaid Cymru Clwyd Roberts 197 26.1 -1.8
Independent Caroline Evans 127 16.8 N/A
Conservative Bryn Jones 83 11.0 N/A
Majority 150 19.9
Turnout 754 44.1
Independent gain from Independent Swing

References

  1. ^ "Local elections 2012". BBC News. Retrieved 30 April 2012.
  2. ^ Teale, Andrew. "Local Election Results 2012: Conway". Retrieved 17 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Election Results by Wards". Conwy County Borough Council. Retrieved 24 May 2014.
  4. ^ Betws yn Rhos, 2014, Welshelections.org.uk. Retrieved 24 March 2018.