1997 United Kingdom general election in Wales
These are the results of the 1997 United Kingdom general election in Wales. The election was held on 1 May 1997 and all 40 seats in Wales were contested. The Labour Party won a landslide majority of Welsh MPs, gaining seven seats for a total of 34 out of 40. The Conservatives lost all of their Welsh MPs, leaving them without representation in Wales for the first time since universal suffrage was introduced. The Liberal Democrats gained 1 seat, whilst Plaid Cymru retained their 4 MPs.
All 40 Welsh seats to the House of Commons
†Notional 1992 results if held on the 1997 boundaries
*Indicates boundary change - so this is a notional figure.
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