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Canton, 2014

A by-election was held for the Canton division of Cardiff City Council on 20 February 2014 following the resignation of Labour Cllr Cerys Furlong.

Susan Elsmore held the seat for Labour.

Result
Labour
41.7%
Plaid Cymru
33.7%
Conservative
13.2%
Green
5.1%
TUSC
3.5%
Lib Dems
2.8%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % Change
Labour Susan Elsmore 1,201 41.7% -5.9%
Plaid Cymru Elin Tudur 972 33.7% +14.3%
Conservative Pam Richards 381 13.2% +2.4%
Green Jake Griffiths 148 5.1% -10.5%
TUSC Steffan Bateman 101 3.5% +1.6%
Lib Dems Matt Hemsley 80 2.8% +0.3%


2012 Result (3 seats)
Vote Share
Labour
47.6%
Plaid Cymru
19.4%
Green
15.6%
Conservative
10.8%
Lib Dems
2.5%
Other
4.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote Share
Labour Ramesh Patel 2,230 47.6%
Labour Cerys Furlong 2,130
Labour Richard Cook 2,128
Plaid Cymru Sian Powell 910 19.4%
Plaid Cymru Lleu Williams 837
Plaid Cymru Ben Foday 824
Green Jake Griffiths 730 15.6%
Green Nigel Pugh 564
Conservative Robert Cadman 505 10.8%
Green Stephanie Griggs 503
Conservative Pamela Richards 468
Conservative Hussain Bayoomi 426
Lib Dems Matthew Dixon 118 2.5%
Socialist Labour Simon Parsons 106 2.3%
Lib Dems Matthew O'Grady 98
TUSC Ross Saunders 90 1.9%
Lib Dems Stephen Hyde 84


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