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
Birmingham Handsworth — BosworthBothwell — Bristol North
Birmingham Handsworth
[E] Conservative hold
Comdr O Locker-LampsonConservative30,98978.38%
LA FennLabour8,54821.62%

Electorate: 52,660; Total vote: 39,537; Turnout: 75.08%;
Majority: 22,441 (56.76%)


Birmingham King's Norton
[E] Conservative hold
Maj LB ThomasConservative22,06357.50%
GR MitchisonLabour11,01628.71%
AP MarshallLiberal5,29413.80%

Electorate: 47,399; Total vote: 38,373; Turnout: 80.96%;
Majority: 11,047 (28.79%)


Birmingham Ladywood
[E] Conservative gain
GW LloydConservative23,05771.80%
W WhiteleyLabour9,05728.20%

Electorate: 41,129; Total vote: 32,114; Turnout: 78.08%;
Majority: 14,000 (43.59%)


Birmingham Moseley
[E] Conservative hold
PJH HannonConservative53,04179.83%
FG LloydLabour13,39920.17%

Electorate: 92,183; Total vote: 66,440; Turnout: 72.07%;
Majority: 39,642 (59.67%)


Birmingham Sparkbrook
[E] Conservative hold
LS AmeryConservative23,51773.36%
G ArchibaldLabour8,53826.64%

Electorate: 46,073; Total vote: 32,055; Turnout: 69.57%;
Majority: 14,979 (46.73%)


Birmingham West
[E] Conservative hold
Sir A ChamberlainConservative22,44868.12%
OG WilleyLabour10,50731.88%

Electorate: 43,442; Total vote: 32,955; Turnout: 75.86%;
Majority: 11,941 (36.23%)


Birmingham Yardley
[E] Conservative gain
EW SaltConservative32,06165.19%
AG GosslingLabour16,64033.83%
EJ BartleetNew Party479 0.97%

Electorate: 64,117; Total vote: 49,180; Turnout: 76.70%;
Majority: 15,421 (31.36%)


Bishop Auckland
[E] Liberal National gain
AC CurryLiberal National17,75151.38%
H DaltonLabour16,79648.62%

Electorate: 41,851; Total vote: 34,547; Turnout: 82.55%;
Majority: 955 (2.76%)


Blackburn (2)
[E] 2 Conservative gains
Sir WD SmilesConservative50,10533.24%
GS EllistonConservative49,95333.14%
Mrs MA HamiltonLabour25,64317.01%
TH GillLabour25,03016.61%

Electorate: 86,824; Total vote: 150,731; Turnout: 86.80%;
Majority: 24,310 (16.13%)


Blackpool
[E] Conservative hold
CCAL Erskine-BolstConservative53,01073.08%
REH WallaceLiberal19,52426.92%

Electorate: 91,099; Total vote: 72,534; Turnout: 79.62%;
Majority: 33,486 (46.17%)


Blaydon
[E] Conservative gain
TB MartinConservative18,92750.66%
W WhiteleyLabour18,43149.34%

Electorate: 46,151; Total vote: 37,358; Turnout: 80.95%;
Majority: 496 (1.33%)


Bodmin
[E] Liberal hold
I FootLiberalUnopposed—%

Electorate: 41,273; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Bolton (2)
[E] 2 Conservative gains
Maj CF EntwistleConservative66,38533.94%
Sir J HaslamConservative63,40232.42%
A LawLabour33,73717.25%
M BrothersLabour32,04916.39%

Electorate: 122,912; Total vote: 195,573; Turnout: 79.56%;
Majority: 29,665 (15.17%)


Bootle
[E] Conservative gain
Col C de W CrookshankConservative22,96661.86%
J KinleyLabour14,16038.14%

Electorate: 47,040; Total vote: 37,126; Turnout: 78.92%;
Majority: 8,806 (23.72%)


Bosworth
[E] Liberal National gain
Sir W EdgeLiberal National26,92668.00%
J MorganLabour12,67032.00%

Electorate: 49,666; Total vote: 39,596; Turnout: 79.72%;
Majority: 14,256 (36.00%)

Bothwell
[S] Conservative gain
Mrs H ShawConservative16,57149.98%
J SullivanLabour14,42343.50%
B McCourtCommunist2,163 6.52%

Electorate: 42,668; Turnout: 77.71%;
Majority: 2,148 (6.48%)


Bournemouth
[E] Conservative hold
Sir H Page CroftConservative39,85980.03%
JH CollingbourneLabour9,94319.97%

Electorate: 70,858; Total vote: 49,802; Turnout: 70.28%;
Majority: 29,916 (60.07%)


Bow & Bromley
[E] Labour hold
G LansburyLabour16,30658.34%
DLR GuthrieConservative11,64241.66%

Electorate: 43,779; Total vote: 27,948; Turnout: 63.84%;
Majority: 4,664 (16.69%)


Bradford Central
[E] Conservative gain
GH EadyConservative24,98661.42%
W LeachLabour15,69738.58%

Electorate: 51,996; Total vote: 40,683; Turnout: 78.24%;
Majority: 9,289 (22.83%)


Bradford East
[E] Conservative gain
J HepworthConservative22,53258.81%
FW JowettInd Labour Party15,77941.19%

Electorate: 46,494; Total vote: 38,311; Turnout: 82.40%;
Majority: 6,753 (17.63%)


Bradford North
[E] Conservative gain
E RamsdenConservative31,53771.78%
P ButlerLabour12,40128.22%

Electorate: 52,864; Total vote: 43,938; Turnout: 83.12%;
Majority: 19,136 (43.55%)


Bradford South
[E] Liberal gain
H HoldsworthLiberal31,53166.35%
W HirstLabour/Co-op15,99433.65%

Electorate: 57,526; Total vote: 47,525; Turnout: 82.61%;
Majority: 15,537 (32.69%)


Brecon & Radnor
[W] Conservative gain
W D'Arcy HallConservative25,62059.80%
P FreemanLabour17,22340.20%

Electorate: 49,199; Total vote: 42,843; Turnout: 87.08%;
Majority: 8,397 (19.60%)


Brentford & Chiswick
[E] Conservative hold
H MitchellConservative22,66774.96%
GEG CatlinLabour7,57225.04%

Electorate: 42,105; Total vote: 30,239; Turnout: 71.82%;
Majority: 15,095 (49.92%)


Bridgwater
[E] Conservative hold
RP Croom-JohnsonConservative24,04177.51%
JM BoltzLabour6,97422.49%

Electorate: 42,034; Total vote: 31,015; Turnout: 73.79%;
Majority: 17,067 (55.03%)


Brigg
[E] Conservative gain
MJ HunterConservative21,80958.28%
DJK QuibellLabour15,61441.72%

Electorate: 45,565; Total vote: 37,423; Turnout: 82.13%;
Majority: 6,195 (16.55%)


Brighton (2)
[E] 2 Conservative holds
Sir AC RawsonConservative75,20542.72%
Maj GC TryonConservative74,99342.60%
LC CohenLabour12,952 7.36%
Mrs R MooreLabour/Co-op12,878 7.32%

Electorate: 128,779; Total vote: 176,028; Turnout: 68.34%;
Majority: 62,041 (35.24%)


Bristol Central
[E] Conservative gain
Lord ApsleyConservative22,31159.57%
JH AlpassLabour15,14340.43%

Electorate: 46,560; Total vote: 37,454; Turnout: 80.44%;
Majority: 7,168 (19.14%)


Bristol East
[E] Labour hold
Sir S CrippsLabour19,43550.56%
JM SpreullConservative19,00649.44%

Electorate: 47,924; Total vote: 38,441; Turnout: 80.21%;
Majority: 429 (1.12%)


Bristol North
[E] Liberal gain
RH BernaysLiberal27,04066.17%
WH AylesLabour13,82633.83%

Electorate: 50,504; Total vote: 40,866; Turnout: 80.92%;
Majority: 13,214 (32.33%)

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