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
Kensington South — Leeds CentralLeeds North — Lewisham West
Kensington South
[E] Conservative hold
Sir W DavisonConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 69,341; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Kettering
[E] Conservative gain
JF EastwoodConservative25,81160.16%
SF PerryLabour/Co-op17,09539.84%

Electorate: 50,064; Total vote: 42,906; Turnout: 85.70%;
Majority: 8,716 (20.31%)


Kidderminster
[E] Conservative hold
JS Wardlaw-MilneConservative33,35977.27%
Miss J StephenLabour9,81422.73%

Electorate: 62,530; Total vote: 43,173; Turnout: 69.04%;
Majority: 23,545 (54.54%)


Kilmarnock
[S] National Labour gain
CM AitchisonNational Labour21,80359.62%
J PollockLabour14,76740.38%

Electorate: 46,006; Total vote: 36,570; Turnout: 79.49%;
Majority: 7,036 (19.24%)


King's Lynn
[E] Conservative hold
Lord FermoyConservative23,68770.20%
D FreemanLabour10,05429.80%

Electorate: 46,442; Total vote: 33,741; Turnout: 72.65%;
Majority: 13,633 (40.40%)


Kingston upon Thames
[E] Conservative hold
Sir FG PennyConservative35,92582.51%
JW FawcettLabour7,61317.49%

Electorate: 62,867; Total vote: 43,538; Turnout: 69.25%;
Majority: 28,312 (65.03%)


Kingswinford
[E] Conservative gain
ALS ToddConservative21,93452.94%
CH SitchLabour19,49547.06%

Electorate: 55,138; Total vote: 41,429; Turnout: 75.14%;
Majority: 2,439 (5.89%)


Kinross & Western Perthshire
[S] Conservative hold
Duchess of AthollConservative16,22860.64%
TA RobertsonLiberal10,53339.36%

Electorate: 33,862; Total vote: 26,761; Turnout: 79.03%;
Majority: 5,695 (21.28%)


Kirkcaldy
[S] Conservative gain
A RussellConservative19,13256.90%
T KennedyLabour14,49243.10%

Electorate: 41,483; Total vote: 33,624; Turnout: 81.05%;
Majority: 4,640 (13.80%)


Knutsford
[E] Conservative hold
Brig-Gen E MakinsConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 55,646; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Lambeth North
[E] Liberal gain
F BriantLiberal16,36865.12%
GR StraussLabour8,76634.88%

Electorate: 38,923; Total vote: 25,134; Turnout: 64.57%;
Majority: 7,602 (30.25%)


Lanark
[S] Conservative gain
Lord DunglassConservative20,67563.63%
J GibsonInd Labour Party11,81536.37%

Electorate: 39,389; Total vote: 32,490; Turnout: 82.48%;
Majority: 8,860 (27.27%)


Lanarkshire Northern
[S] Conservative gain
WJ Anstruther-GrayConservative24,38455.32%
Miss J LeeInd Labour Party19,69144.68%

Electorate: 53,596; Total vote: 44,075; Turnout: 82.24%;
Majority: 4,693 (10.65%)


Lancaster
[E] Conservative hold
H RamsbothamConservative32,18575.74%
RC WillisLabour10,30924.26%

Electorate: 55,708; Total vote: 42,494; Turnout: 76.28%;
Majority: 21,876 (51.48%)


Leeds Central
[E] National Labour gain
RD DenmanNational Labour26,49671.36%
M Turner-SamuelsLabour10,63328.64%

Electorate: 56,082; Total vote: 37,129; Turnout: 66.20%;
Majority: 15,863 (42.72%)

Leeds North
[E] Conservative hold
O PeakeConservative34,96478.76%
LJ EdwardsLabour9,42721.24%

Electorate: 59,948; Total vote: 44,391; Turnout: 74.05%;
Majority: 25,537 (57.53%)


Leeds North East
[E] Conservative hold
Sir JD BirchallConservative31,67175.47%
AJ DobbsLabour10,29424.53%

Electorate: 56,984; Total vote: 41,965; Turnout: 73.64%;
Majority: 21,377 (50.94%)


Leeds South
[E] Conservative gain
BNH WhitesideConservative14,88142.12%
HC CharletonLabour14,15640.07%
F BoultLiberal6,29117.81%

Electorate: 45,548; Total vote: 35,328; Turnout: 77.56%;
Majority: 725 (2.05%)


Leeds South East
[E] Labour hold
Maj J MilnerLabour17,84552.56%
PR Le MesurierConservative16,10947.44%

Electorate: 48,715; Total vote: 33,954; Turnout: 69.70%;
Majority: 1,736 (5.11%)


Leeds West
[E] Conservative gain
SVT AdamsConservative24,70163.25%
TW StamfordLabour14,35436.75%

Electorate: 50,907; Total vote: 39,055; Turnout: 76.72%;
Majority: 10,347 (26.49%)


Leek
[E] Conservative gain
A RatcliffeConservative20,06751.39%
W BromfieldLabour18,97948.61%

Electorate: 48,653; Total vote: 39,046; Turnout: 80.25%;
Majority: 1,088 (2.79%)


Leicester East
[E] Conservative gain
AM LyonsConservative30,26568.67%
EF WiseLabour13,81131.33%

Electorate: 55,719; Total vote: 44,076; Turnout: 79.10%;
Majority: 16,454 (37.33%)


Leicester South
[E] Conservative hold
Capt C WaterhouseConservative32,76776.81%
J DugdaleLabour9,89223.19%

Electorate: 54,208; Total vote: 42,659; Turnout: 78.70%;
Majority: 22,875 (53.62%)


Leicester West
[E] Liberal gain
EH PickeringLiberal26,82667.49%
FW Pethick-LawrenceLabour12,92332.51%

Electorate: 53,252; Total vote: 39,749; Turnout: 74.64%;
Majority: 13,903 (34.98%)


Leigh
[E] Labour hold
JJ TinkerLabour23,96552.32%
PT EckersleyConservative21,83747.68%

Electorate: 52,415; Total vote: 45,802; Turnout: 87.38%;
Majority: 2,128 (4.65%)


Leith
[S] Liberal National gain
AE BrownLiberal National24,84764.96%
A WoodburnLabour13,40035.04%

Electorate: 50,979; Total vote: 38,247; Turnout: 75.03%;
Majority: 11,447 (29.93%)


Leominster
[E] Conservative hold
Sir EW SheppersonConservative16,91663.31%
GA EdingerLiberal9,80336.69%

Electorate: 33,432; Total vote: 26,719; Turnout: 79.92%;
Majority: 7,113 (26.62%)


Lewes
[E] Conservative hold
Capt J de Vere LoderConservative25,18181.29%
FR HancockLabour5,79518.71%

Electorate: 43,711; Total vote: 30,976; Turnout: 70.87%;
Majority: 19,386 (62.58%)


Lewisham East
[E] Conservative hold
Sir A PownallConservative41,35466.87%
JC WilmotLabour20,48533.13%

Electorate: 82,606; Total vote: 61,839; Turnout: 74.86%;
Majority: 20,869 (33.75%)


Lewisham West
[E] Conservative hold
Sir P DawsonConservative34,28977.50%
RMM StewartLabour9,95622.50%

Electorate: 63,946; Total vote: 44,245; Turnout: 69.19%;
Majority: 24,333 (55.00%)

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