LIVE: Christopher Salmon elected as first Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner

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  • The count at Fishguard Leisure Centre began at 9am this morning (Friday).
  • Polling stations closed across Pembrokeshire at 10pm last night.
  • The two candidates for the post of Police and Crime Commissioner for the Dyfed-Powys Police area are Christine Gwyther, Labour, and Christopher Salmon, Conservative.

12:51pm

Total spoilt ballot papers across Dyfed-Powys: 2912

12:50pm

12:50pm

12:48pm

12:47pm

Salmon won Ceredigion to claim victory.

Ceredigion: Salmon 4181, Gwyther 3475.

Final Dyfed-Powys totals: Salmon 32887, Gwyther 31773.

12:44pm

Christopher Salmon will be the first ever Police and Crime Commissioner for the Dyfed-Powys area.

12:39pm

Final Dyfed-Powys result expected shortly...

12:24pm

Salmon takes the lead, with just 408 votes between the candidates.

Ceredigion will decide the outcome of the first Dyfed-Powys Police Commissioner election.

Current totals: Christine Gwyther (Lab) 28,298.

Christopher Salmon (Con) 28, 706.

 

12:20pm

Powys goes for Salmon: Christine Gwyther 6,147; Christopher Salmon 9,578.

11:46am

Current totals: Christine Gwyther (Lab) 22,151

                      Christopher Salmon (Con) 19,128

11:42am

Carmarthenshire results put Christine Gwyther (Lab) in the lead.

Christine Gwyther (Lab) 14,412

Christopher Salmon (Con) 9,240

Spolied ballots 781

Turnout 17.36%

11:30am

Returning officer Bryn Parry-Jones announces full Pembrokeshire figures: 18, 091 ballot papers, 465 rejected, leaving 17,627 votes.

 

Dyfed-Powys results to come.

11:27am

Pembrokeshire results - Christopher Salmon (Con) 9,888

                                   Christine Gwyther (Labour) 7,739

                                   Spoiled ballots 465

 

11:25am

11:10am

From WT reporter Amy Jones: "Pembrokeshire count has finished. Candidates and their agents in a huddle."

10:39am

Powys turnout 15.9% and in Ceredigion 14.8%, bringing the turnout for the whole of Dyfed-Powys to 17.1%.

10:37am

10:33am

From Western Telegraph reporter Amy Jones: Count underway in Fishguard, official turnout for Pembrokeshire 19.6%.

Carmarthenshire 17.4%

10:24am

 

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2:02pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Tina2 says...

And those who didn't vote can't moan about the result.
And those who didn't vote can't moan about the result. Tina2

5:14pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Bushwacker2011 says...

Quite right Tina2!
Quite right Tina2! Bushwacker2011

7:54am Sat 17 Nov 12

Tina2 says...

Bushwacker2011 wrote:
Quite right Tina2!
Mind you most people I know didn't have any info on what was going on so it's no wonder they didn't vote.

I had a leaflet from Christine Gwyther but nothing from the other candidate.
[quote][p][bold]Bushwacker2011[/bold] wrote: Quite right Tina2![/p][/quote]Mind you most people I know didn't have any info on what was going on so it's no wonder they didn't vote. I had a leaflet from Christine Gwyther but nothing from the other candidate. Tina2

2:05pm Sat 17 Nov 12

Bushwacker2011 says...

It was the other way round with me, I only had information from the Tory candidate.
It was the other way round with me, I only had information from the Tory candidate. Bushwacker2011

4:48pm Sat 17 Nov 12

Tina2 says...

Bushwacker2011 wrote:
It was the other way round with me, I only had information from the Tory candidate.
We should have met up and swapped leaflets :)
[quote][p][bold]Bushwacker2011[/bold] wrote: It was the other way round with me, I only had information from the Tory candidate.[/p][/quote]We should have met up and swapped leaflets :) Tina2

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