Fairwater Cardiff West 1, Independent 1. Capital of Wales and seat of the Welsh Assembly; historic port city now regenerating the docks area with new industries.
Whitchurch and Tongwynlais has a vacant seat (held by the Conservatives). There is an impending vacancy in Llanishen (held by Labour). The Liberal Democrats held Cyncoed at a byelection on 16 July. Plaid Cymru gained Ely from Labour on 21 February.
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