These were always going to be a difficult set of elections, but we’ve run a campaign that every candidate and campaigner can be proud of.
The process of rebuilding our party will take time, and these elections were fought in an incredibly turbulent time. Yet results overnight show that there’s hope. We have gained seats from Labour in Monmouth and Neath Port Talbot, seats from the Conservatives in Flintshire, and from Plaid Cymru in Ceredigion.
We will continue to fight on. We will continue to fight for an open, tolerant and united Wales and Britain.
Labour has suffered bruising losses in Wales, but the Conservatives failed to make as many gains as expected.
Despite some serious losses, Welsh Labour performed better than they'd feared in areas expected to be General Election battlegrounds.
Theresa May's hopes of a General Election victory have been boosted after local contests showed Labour suffering losses.