Abertillery

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Monmouthshire
County (post 1974): Not specified
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: Wales
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 541
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 572
Formed 1918
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 3,4) Monmouthshire, Abertillery

Elected Members

  1. William Brace

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1920*
    Date of exit: 25 November 1920
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Notes: None
  2. George Barker

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1920*
    Date of election: 21 December 1920
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Notes: None
  3. George Daggar

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1950*
    Date of exit: 14 October 1950
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Notes: None
  4. Llywelyn Williams

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election: 30 November 1950
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1965*
    Date of exit: 4 February 1965
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  5. Albert Williams

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1965*
    Date of election: 1 April 1965
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  6. Jeffrey Thomas

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1981*
    Date of exit: 11 December 1981
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. Jeffrey Thomas

    Party: SDP
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1981*
    Date of election: 11 December 1981
    Nature of election: Change of party
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Party: SDP
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Cardiff West at 1983 General Election.

Other candidates

  1. Richard Body

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Neil Hamilton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. George Morgan

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1920*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: co lib
  4. Peter Rees

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  5. Peter Rees

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1965*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative