Gower (electoral ward)
Location of Gower ward within the
City and County of Swansea
|Area||113.20 km2 (43.71 sq mi) (2001 census)|
|Population||3,696 (2011 census)|
|• Density||33/km2 (85/sq mi)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Gower (Welsh: Gŵyr) electoral ward is an electoral ward in Britain. It is a ward of the City and County of Swansea, and comprises the western part of the Gower Peninsula. It lies within the UK Parliamentary constituency of Gower.
The electoral ward consists of some or all of the following villages and areas: Cheriton, Horton, Ilston, Knelston, Landimore, Llandewi, Llangennith, Llanmadoc, Llanrhidian, Middleton, Nicholaston, Oldwalls, Overton, Oxwich Green, Oxwich, Parkmill, Penmaen, Penrice, Port Eynon, Reynoldston, Rhossili, Slade, Scurlage.
2012 local council elections
Local council elections for Gower were held on 3 May 2012, along with wards in 21/22 local authorities in Wales. The turn-out for Gower was 47.51%. The results were:
|Richard David Lewis||Liberal Democrat||826||Liberal Democrat hold|