1979 General Election

Gower

Labour hold / Ifor Davies
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourDavies, Ifor24,96353.2%-4.1%
 ConservativeLlewellyn, T14,32230.5%+10.2%
 LiberalBlakeborough-Pownal, R4,2459.1%-3.4%
 Plaid CymruThomas, E3,3577.2%-2.8%
Majority10,64122.7%-14.3%
Turnout46,88780.8%3.9%
Swing-7.15%
By-election held due to the MP's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourWardell, Gareth17,09543.5%-9.7%
 Social DemocraticJones, Gwynoro9,87525.1%N/A
 ConservativeLlewellyn, Trefor8,69022.1%-8.4%
 Plaid CymruOwen, Ieuan3,4318.7%+1.5%
 Computer DemocratDonovan, John1250.3%N/A
 Civil Rights/Welsh Political PrisonerBurns, David1030.3%N/A
Majority7,22018.4%-4.3%
Turnout39,319INF%0%
Swing-9.95%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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