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
Barrow-in-Furness — Belfast WestBelper — Birmingham Erdington
Barrow-in-Furness
[E] Conservative gain
Sir J Walker-SmithConservative20,79456.77%
D AdamsLabour15,83543.23%

Electorate: 41,195; Total vote: 36,629; Turnout: 88.92%;
Majority: 4,959 (13.54%)


Basingstoke
[E] Conservative hold
Viscount LymingtonConservative23,52369.69%
Miss FL JosephyLiberal6,10618.09%
CA GoatcherLabour4,12412.22%

Electorate: 45,481; Total vote: 33,753; Turnout: 74.21%;
Majority: 17,417 (51.60%)


Bassetlaw
[E] National Labour gain
M MacDonaldNational Labour27,13666.64%
HM WatkinsLabour13,58233.36%

Electorate: 51,185; Total vote: 40,718; Turnout: 79.55%;
Majority: 13,554 (33.29%)


Bath
[E] Conservative hold
TLEB GuinnessConservative24,69663.95%
SR DanielsLiberal8,24121.34%
GG DesmondLabour5,68014.71%

Electorate: 47,932; Total vote: 38,617; Turnout: 80.57%;
Majority: 16,455 (42.61%)


Batley & Morley
[E] Conservative gain
WD WillsConservative26,37861.23%
Sir B TurnerLabour16,70038.77%

Electorate: 50,142; Total vote: 43,078; Turnout: 85.91%;
Majority: 9,678 (22.47%)


Battersea North
[E] Conservative gain
Comdr A MarsdenConservative18,68855.46%
WS SandersLabour11,98535.57%
S SaklatvalaCommunist3,021 8.97%

Electorate: 49,873; Total vote: 33,694; Turnout: 67.56%;
Majority: 6,703 (19.89%)


Battersea South
[E] Conservative gain
HR SelleyConservative27,85766.98%
W BennettLabour12,82230.83%
LJ CumingNew Party909 2.19%

Electorate: 57,197; Total vote: 41,588; Turnout: 72.71%;
Majority: 15,035 (36.15%)


Bedford
[E] Conservative hold
SR WellsConservative25,03072.17%
Lady C AnnesleyLabour9,65427.83%

Electorate: 47,352; Total vote: 34,684; Turnout: 73.25%;
Majority: 15,376 (44.33%)


Bedfordshire Mid
[E] Conservative gain
AT Lennox-BoydConservative15,21347.40%
M GrayLiberal13,72642.77%
HW FennerLabour3,156 9.83%

Electorate: 40,555; Total vote: 32,095; Turnout: 79.14%;
Majority: 1,487 (4.63%)


Bedwellty
[W] Labour hold
C EdwardsLabourUnopposed—%

Electorate: 44,432; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Belfast East
[N] Conservative hold
H DixonConservative28,43175.13%
J CampbellLabour9,41024.87%

Electorate: 57,166; Total vote: 37,841; Turnout: 66.19%;
Majority: 19,021 (50.27%)


Belfast North
[N] Conservative hold
T SomersetConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 62,017; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Belfast South
[N] Conservative hold
WJ StewartConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 59,394; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Belfast Queen's University
[N] Conservative hold
Col T SinclairConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 3,650; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Belfast West
[N] Conservative hold
AC BrowneConservative31,11358.57%
TJ CampbellIrish Nationalist22,00641.43%

Electorate: 77,993; Total vote: 53,119; Turnout: 68.11%;
Majority: 9,107 (17.14%)

Belper
[E] Conservative gain
H WraggConservative23,36160.19%
J LeesLabour15,45039.81%

Electorate: 47,335; Total vote: 38,811; Turnout: 81.99%;
Majority: 7,911 (20.38%)


Bermondsey West
[E] Labour hold
Dr A SalterLabour10,03948.13%
NH BowerConservative9,94847.69%
W HanningtonCommunist873 4.19%

Electorate: 32,904; Total vote: 20,860; Turnout: 63.40%;
Majority: 91 (0.44%)


Berwick & Haddington
[S] Conservative gain
JHF McEwenConservative25,16973.47%
G SinkinsonLabour9,08926.53%

Electorate: 45,797; Total vote: 34,258; Turnout: 74.80%;
Majority: 16,080 (46.94%)


Berwick-on-Tweed
[E] Conservative hold
AJK ToddConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 39,384; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Bethnal Green North East
[E] Liberal hold
Maj HL NathanLiberal13,13555.89%
W BarrattLabour10,36844.11%

Electorate: 34,377; Total vote: 23,503; Turnout: 68.37%;
Majority: 2,767 (11.77%)


Bethnal Green South West
[E] Liberal hold
PA HarrisLiberal10,17659.62%
WJ HumphreysLabour3,92322.98%
JJ VaughanCommunist2,97017.40%

Electorate: 27,895; Total vote: 17,069; Turnout: 61.19%;
Majority: 6,253 (36.63%)


Bewdley
[E] Conservative hold
S BaldwinConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 38,341; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Bilston
[E] Conservative gain
GK PetoConservative20,62055.04%
J BakerLabour16,84744.96%

Electorate: 46,045; Total vote: 37,467; Turnout: 81.37%;
Majority: 3,773 (10.07%)


Birkenhead East
[E] Liberal hold
HG WhiteLiberal26,93873.19%
C McVeyLabour9,86826.81%

Electorate: 46,556; Total vote: 36,806; Turnout: 79.06%;
Majority: 17,070 (46.38%)


Birkenhead West
[E] Conservative gain
Maj JS AllenConservative22,33663.78%
WH EganLabour12,68236.22%

Electorate: 42,600; Total vote: 35,018; Turnout: 82.20%;
Majority: 9,654 (27.57%)


Birmingham Aston
[E] Conservative gain
AOJ HopeConservative22,95970.85%
T MayLabour6,21219.17%
EJ St L StracheyInd3,236 9.99%

Electorate: 44,123; Total vote: 32,407; Turnout: 73.45%;
Majority: 16,747 (51.68%)


Birmingham Deritend
[E] Conservative gain
JS CrookeConservative21,68466.02%
F LongdenLabour/Co-op11,16333.98%

Electorate: 45,671; Total vote: 32,847; Turnout: 71.92%;
Majority: 10,521 (32.03%)


Birmingham Duddeston
[E] Conservative gain
OE SimmondsConservative16,33261.10%
GF SawyerLabour9,78936.62%
B MooreCommunist327 1.22%
J WilliamsNew Party284 1.06%

Electorate: 41,492; Total vote: 26,732; Turnout: 64.43%;
Majority: 6,543 (24.48%)


Birmingham Edgbaston
[E] Conservative hold
N ChamberlainConservative33,08586.51%
WW BlaylockLabour5,15713.49%

Electorate: 53,955; Total vote: 38,242; Turnout: 70.88%;
Majority: 27,928 (73.03%)


Birmingham Erdington
[E] Conservative gain
JF EalesConservative35,67268.14%
CJ SimmonsLabour16,67631.86%

Electorate: 67,448; Total vote: 52,348; Turnout: 77.61%;
Majority: 18,996 (36.29%)

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