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Christine Gwyther – Labour
Christopher Salmon – Conservative – Website
Christine Gwyther reached the Labour shortlist unopposed.
Christopher Salmon is the Conservative candidate, though Wales Online reported that former Welsh Conservatives leader Nick Bourne was considering standing. Other names mentioned include John Davies, the Independent leader of Pembrokeshire County Council, who considered running as a Conservative and then decided against it, though he was considering standing as an Independent. Former Plaid AM Helen Mary Jones decided against standing.
Former Conservative minister Rod Richards was considering standing as an independent, having left the Conservative Party said Michael Crick.