UK General Election results October 1931

27th October 1931
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Abbey — AngleseyAntrim — Barnstaple
Abbey (Westminster)
[E] Conservative hold
OW NicholsonConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 48,638; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Aberavon
[W] Labour hold
WG CoveLabour23,02958.44%
E CurranLiberal16,37841.56%

Electorate: 46,689; Total vote: 39,407; Turnout: 84.40%;
Majority: 6,651 (16.88%)


Aberdare
[W] Labour hold
GH HallLabourUnopposed—%

Electorate: 53,802; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Aberdeen North
[S] Conservative gain
JG BurnettConservative22,93164.30%
W Wedgwood BennLabour8,75324.54%
Mrs H CrawfurdComm3,98011.16%

Electorate: 48,618; Total vote: 35,664; Turnout: 73.36%;
Majority: 14,178 (39.75%)


Aberdeenshire Central
[S] Conservative hold
Sir RW SmithConservative16,50156.40%
RC BerkeleyLiberal12,75843.60%

Electorate: 38,098; Total vote: 29,259; Turnout: 76.80%;
Majority: 3,743 (12.79%)


Aberdeenshire Eastern
[S] Conservative hold
RJ BoothbyConservative16,39672.24%
F MartinLabour6,29927.76%

Electorate: 34,527; Total vote: 22,695; Turnout: 65.73%;
Majority: 10,097 (44.49%)


Aberdeenshire Western & Kincardine
[S] Conservative gain
CM Barclay-HarveyConservative14,26661.61%
J ScottLiberal8,89038.39%

Electorate: 28,749; Total vote: 23,156; Turnout: 80.55%;
Majority: 5,376 (23.22%)


Aberdeen South
[S] Conservative hold
Sir FC ThomsonConservative33,98883.68%
G CattoLabour6,62716.32%

Electorate: 53,560; Total vote: 40,615; Turnout: 75.83%;
Majority: 27,361 (67.37%)


Abertillery
[W] Labour hold
G DaggarLabourUnopposed—%

Electorate: 39,043; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Abingdon
[E] Conservative hold
Maj Sir RGC GlynConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 37,954; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Accrington
[E] Conservative gain
Maj HA ProcterConservative30,79962.89%
T SnowdenLabour18,17737.11%

Electorate: 54,688; Total vote: 48,976; Turnout: 89.56%;
Majority: 12,622 (25.77%)


Acton
[E] Conservative gain
HJ DugganConservative24,19666.99%
JF ShillakerLabour11,92433.01%

Electorate: 47,865; Total vote: 36,120; Turnout: 75.46%;
Majority: 12,272 (33.98%)


Aldershot
[E] Conservative hold
Viscount WolmerConservative22,13484.40%
Miss MR RichardsonLabour4,09115.60%

Electorate: 39,952; Total vote: 26,225; Turnout: 65.64%;
Majority: 18,043 (68.80%)


Altrincham
[E] Conservative hold
C AtkinsonConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 76,151; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Anglesey
[W] Ind Liberal gain
Miss M Lloyd GeorgeInd Liberal14,83958.30%
A HughesConservative10,61241.70%

Electorate: 33,700; Total vote: 25,451; Turnout: 75.52%;
Majority: 4,227 (16.61%)

Antrim (2)
[N] 2 Conservative holds
Sir J McConnellConservativeUnopposed—%
Sir RWH O'NeillConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 125,008; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Argyll
[S] Conservative hold
FA MacquistenConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 41,641; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Armagh
[N] Conservative hold
Sir WJ AllenConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 66,215; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Ashford
[E] Conservative gain
MHR KnatchbullConservative20,89158.73%
Rev RM KedwardLiberal National14,68141.27%

Electorate: 46,879; Total vote: 35,572; Turnout: 75.88%;
Majority: 6,210 (17.46%)


Ashton-under-Lyne
[E] Conservative gain
Col J BroadbentConservative15,65252.44%
JW GordonLabour11,07437.10%
J MiddletonLiberal2,696 9.03%
CB HobhouseNew Party424 1.42%

Electorate: 34,974; Total vote: 29,846; Turnout: 85.34%;
Majority: 4,578 (15.34%)


Aylesbury
[E] Conservative hold
MW BeaumontConservative29,36868.34%
CB DallowLiberal8,92720.77%
Miss D WoodmanLabour4,67710.88%

Electorate: 56,830; Total vote: 42,972; Turnout: 75.61%;
Majority: 20,441 (47.57%)


Ayr
[S] Conservative hold
Lt-Col TCR MooreConservative28,25673.91%
Mrs C McNab ShawLabour9,97426.09%

Electorate: 49,732; Total vote: 38,230; Turnout: 76.87%;
Majority: 18,282 (47.82%)


Ayrshire South
[S] Conservative gain
Capt JO MacAndrewConservative16,67554.84%
J BrownLabour13,73345.16%

Electorate: 38,359; Total vote: 30,408; Turnout: 79.27%;
Majority: 2,942 (9.68%)


Balham & Tooting
[E] Conservative hold
Sir A ButtConservative28,59274.51%
PF PollardLabour9,78025.49%

Electorate: 57,199; Total vote: 38,372; Turnout: 67.09%;
Majority: 18,812 (49.03%)


Banbury
[E] Conservative hold
Maj AJ EdmondsonConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 47,406; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Banff
[S] Liberal hold
Maj McKenzie WoodLiberalUnopposed—%

Electorate: 35,427; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Barkston Ash
[E] Conservative hold
Col L RopnerConservative27,92465.69%
GS WoodsLabour/Co-op14,58534.31%

Electorate: 50,387; Total vote: 42,509; Turnout: 84.37%;
Majority: 13,339 (31.38%)


Barnard Castle
[E] Conservative gain
Lt-Col CM HeadlamConservative12,72155.29%
W LawtherLabour10,28744.71%

Electorate: 27,006; Total vote: 23,008; Turnout: 85.20%;
Majority: 2,434 (10.58%)


Barnsley
[E] Liberal National gain
RJ SoperLiberal National21,39250.92%
J PottsLabour20,62249.08%

Electorate: 49,902; Total vote: 42,014; Turnout: 84.19%;
Majority: 770 (1.83%)


Barnstaple
[E] Conservative hold
Sir Basil PetoConservative20,02852.23%
RTD AclandLiberal18,31847.77%

Electorate: 44,452; Total vote: 38,346; Turnout: 86.26%;
Majority: 1,710 (4.46%)

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