The Swansea East seat in the Welsh Assembly.
Triggered by death of incumbent
The Swansea East by-election 2001 is a by-election that was held for the Welsh Assembly constituency of Swansea East on Thursday 27 September 2001, following the death of its sitting Assembly Member, Val Feld.
Eight candidates were nominated for the election.
|Plaid Cymru||John G. Ball||2,465||19.2||−8.3|
|Liberal Democrats||Rob Speht||1,592||12.4||−6.6|
|UKIP||Tim C. Jenkins||243||1.9||N/A|
|Socialist Alliance||Alan Thomson||173||1.3||N/A|
|New Millennium Bean Party||Captain Beany||37||0.3||N/A|
|Plaid Cymru||John G. Ball||5,714||27.4||N/A|
|Liberal Democrats||Peter Black||3,963||19.0||N/A|
|Labour win (new seat)|
- "Assembly by-election fires up". 6 September 2001 – via news.bbc.co.uk.
- "Election results for Swansea East, 27 September 2001". 27 September 2001.
- Swansea East, Political Science Resources