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
Manchester Ardwick — Middlesbrough EastMiddlesbrough West — Newark
Manchester Ardwick
[E] Conservative gain
AEG FullerConservative21,63058.00%
J HendersonLabour15,66442.00%

Electorate: 47,658; Total vote: 37,294; Turnout: 78.25%;
Majority: 5,966 (16.00%)


Manchester Blackley
[E] Conservative gain
J Lees-JonesConservative15,71746.43%
PM OliverLiberal11,38233.62%
WA BurkeLabour6,75219.95%

Electorate: 40,258; Total vote: 33,851; Turnout: 84.09%;
Majority: 4,335 (12.81%)


Manchester Clayton
[E] Conservative gain
WH FlanaganConservative22,07256.25%
JE SuttonLabour17,16943.75%

Electorate: 47,038; Total vote: 39,241; Turnout: 83.42%;
Majority: 4,903 (12.49%)


Manchester Exchange
[E] Conservative hold
EB FieldenConservative24,26173.54%
EA GowerLabour8,72726.46%

Electorate: 49,868; Total vote: 32,988; Turnout: 66.15%;
Majority: 15,534 (47.09%)


Manchester Gorton
[E] Conservative gain
EAGS BaileyConservative21,22855.07%
J ComptonLabour16,31642.33%
C FlanaganCommunist1,000 2.59%

Electorate: 47,062; Total vote: 38,544; Turnout: 81.90%;
Majority: 4,912 (12.74%)


Manchester Hulme
[E] Conservative gain
Sir J NallConservative25,18570.02%
A McElweeLabour9,21925.63%
Sir JW PrattNew Party1,565 4.35%

Electorate: 49,256; Total vote: 35,969; Turnout: 73.02%;
Majority: 15,966 (44.39%)


Manchester Moss Side
[E] Conservative hold
Sir G HurstConservative23,27474.39%
AE DaviesLabour8,01225.61%

Electorate: 45,890; Total vote: 31,286; Turnout: 68.18%;
Majority: 15,262 (48.78%)


Manchester Platting
[E] Conservative gain
AEL ChorltonConservative23,58857.00%
JR ClynesLabour17,79843.00%

Electorate: 50,081; Total vote: 41,386; Turnout: 82.64%;
Majority: 5,790 (13.99%)


Manchester Rusholme
[E] Conservative hold
Sir FB MerrimanConservative24,81769.33%
J AdsheadLabour6,31917.65%
FC ThornboroughLiberal4,65813.01%

Electorate: 44,743; Total vote: 35,794; Turnout: 80.00%;
Majority: 18,498 (51.68%)


Manchester Withington
[E] Conservative gain
EL FlemingConservative36,09762.80%
P GuedallaLiberal21,37937.20%

Electorate: 75,782; Total vote: 57,476; Turnout: 75.84%;
Majority: 14,718 (25.61%)


Mansfield
[E] Labour hold
C BrownLabour26,86555.77%
ESB HopkinConservative21,30344.23%

Electorate: 62,546; Total vote: 48,168; Turnout: 77.01%;
Majority: 5,562 (11.55%)


Melton
[E] Conservative hold
WL EverardConservative30,35578.94%
AE StubbsLabour8,10021.06%

Electorate: 50,318; Total vote: 38,455; Turnout: 76.42%;
Majority: 22,255 (57.87%)


Merioneth
[W] Liberal hold
H Haydn JonesLiberal9,75640.76%
JH HowardLabour7,80732.62%
C PhibbsConservative6,37226.62%

Electorate: 28,973; Total vote: 23,935; Turnout: 82.61%;
Majority: 1,949 (8.14%)


Merthyr
[W] Labour hold
RC WallheadLabour24,62369.44%
S DaviesNew Party10,83430.56%

Electorate: 43,908; Total vote: 35,457; Turnout: 80.75%;
Majority: 13,789 (38.89%)


Middlesbrough East
[E] Liberal gain
EJ YoungLiberal18,40960.38%
Miss E WilkinsonLabour12,08039.62%

Electorate: 36,078; Total vote: 30,489; Turnout: 84.51%;
Majority: 6,329 (20.76%)

Middlesbrough West
[E] Liberal hold
FK GriffithLiberal26,01166.61%
H KegieLabour13,04033.39%

Electorate: 45,929; Total vote: 39,051; Turnout: 85.02%;
Majority: 12,971 (33.22%)


Middleton & Prestwich
[E] Conservative hold
Sir NS SandemanConservative31,70274.60%
T McCallLabour10,79625.40%

Electorate: 54,538; Total vote: 42,498; Turnout: 77.92%;
Majority: 20,906 (49.19%)


Midlothian Northern
[S] Conservative hold
Maj DJ ColvilleConservative22,21172.32%
J LeanLabour8,50127.68%

Electorate: 39,296; Total vote: 30,712; Turnout: 78.16%;
Majority: 13,710 (44.64%)


Mile End
[E] Conservative gain
Dr WJ O'DonovanConservative12,39956.01%
J ScurrLabour9,73843.99%

Electorate: 36,896; Total vote: 22,137; Turnout: 60.00%;
Majority: 2,661 (12.02%)


Mitcham
[E] Conservative hold
RJ MellerConservative38,94876.26%
W GrahamLabour12,12423.74%

Electorate: 72,991; Total vote: 51,072; Turnout: 69.97%;
Majority: 26,824 (52.52%)


Monmouth
[W] Conservative hold
Sir CL Forestier-WalkerConservative24,82970.85%
Rev D HughesLabour10,21729.15%

Electorate: 44,929; Total vote: 35,046; Turnout: 78.00%;
Majority: 14,612 (41.69%)


Montgomery
[W] Liberal National gain
EC DaviesLiberal NationalUnopposed—%

Electorate: 30,120; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Montrose
[S] Liberal National gain
Sir R HutchisonLiberal National17,21277.01%
AF MacintoshLabour5,13722.99%

Electorate: 29,956; Total vote: 22,349; Turnout: 74.61%;
Majority: 12,075 (54.03%)


Moray & Nairn
[S] Conservative hold
Capt J StuartConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 30,411; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Morpeth
[E] Conservative gain
G NicholsonConservative20,80651.35%
E EdwardsLabour19,71448.65%

Electorate: 57,652; Total vote: 40,520; Turnout: 70.28%;
Majority: 1,092 (2.69%)


Mossley
[E] Ind gain
A HopkinsonInd17,01736.61%
HM GibsonLabour/Co-op15,58733.54%
E BarlowConservative13,87329.85%

Electorate: 55,177; Total vote: 46,477; Turnout: 84.23%;
Majority: 1,430 (3.08%)


Motherwell
[S] Conservative gain
T OrmistonConservative15,51351.32%
Rev J BarrLabour14,71448.68%

Electorate: 36,671; Total vote: 30,227; Turnout: 82.43%;
Majority: 799 (2.64%)


Neath
[W] Labour hold
Sir W JenkinsLabour30,87363.97%
DG DaviesLiberal17,38936.03%

Electorate: 61,550; Total vote: 48,262; Turnout: 78.41%;
Majority: 13,484 (27.94%)


Nelson & Colne
[E] Conservative gain
LT ThorpConservative28,74757.71%
A GreenwoodLabour21,06342.29%

Electorate: 56,733; Total vote: 49,810; Turnout: 87.80%;
Majority: 7,684 (15.43%)


Newark
[E] Conservative hold
Marquess of TitchfieldConservative25,44570.13%
JR BellerbyLabour10,84029.87%

Electorate: 47,788; Total vote: 36,285; Turnout: 75.93%;
Majority: 14,605 (40.25%)

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