Plaid Cymru campaign literature for the Islwyn by-election, 1995.
Plaid Cymru Campaign Literature, Islwyn By- Election, 1995
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- ReferenceGB 218 Misc. MSS 1821
- Dates of Creation1995
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh English
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Administrative / Biographical History
On 6 February 1995 a by-election was held in the Islwyn parliamentary constituency following Neil Kinnock's appointment as a European Commissioner. The election was won by the Labour candidate, Don Touhig. The Plaid Cymru candidate, Jocelyn Davies, was a distant second with 12.7% of the vote.
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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS, catalogue; Jones, Beti, Etholiadau'r ganrif, 1885-1997/Welsh elections, 1885-1997 (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 1999).
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