Torfaen is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom since 2015 by Nick Thomas-Symonds , who also serves as the Shadow Home Secretary.
The area is traditionally a Labour Party stronghold with a majority of around 9,000. The community of New Inn is the only strong Conservative area. It voted Labour even amidst the huge Conservative majorities of 1983 and 1987; although 2019 saw the lowest Labour majority in Torfaen in the seat's history, of only 3,742 votes, perhaps due to the constituency registering a strong Leave vote in the 2016 EU membership referendum. The area covers the new town of Cwmbran, Pontypool and its surrounding districts and stretches as far north as Blaenavon.
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Trevethin, Torfaen, United Kingdom
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