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
Sheffield Attercliffe — Southend on SeaSouth Molton — St Helens
Sheffield Attercliffe
[E] Conservative gain
CF PikeConservative15,18546.02%
CH WilsonLabour15,02045.52%
GH FletcherCommunist2,790 8.46%

Electorate: 42,234; Total vote: 32,995; Turnout: 78.12%;
Majority: 165 (0.50%)


Sheffield Brightside
[E] Conservative gain
HF RussellConservative20,27053.04%
F MarshallLabour15,52840.63%
JT MurphyCommunist1,571 4.11%
EC SnelgroveNew Party847 2.22%

Electorate: 48,027; Total vote: 38,216; Turnout: 79.57%;
Majority: 4,742 (12.41%)


Sheffield Central
[E] Conservative gain
WW BoultonConservative21,58962.04%
PC HoffmanLabour13,21237.96%

Electorate: 43,371; Total vote: 34,801; Turnout: 80.24%;
Majority: 8,377 (24.07%)


Sheffield Eccleshall
[E] Conservative hold
Sir S RobertsConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 43,149; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


Sheffield Hallam
[E] Conservative hold
LW SmithConservative26,85777.48%
HG McGheeLabour7,80722.52%

Electorate: 43,191; Total vote: 34,664; Turnout: 80.26%;
Majority: 19,050 (54.96%)


Sheffield Hillsborough
[E] Conservative gain
JG BraithwaiteConservative23,81957.90%
AV AlexanderLabour/Co-op17,31942.10%

Electorate: 50,433; Total vote: 41,138; Turnout: 81.57%;
Majority: 6,500 (15.80%)


Sheffield Park
[E] Conservative gain
Sir A Shirley BennConservative26,39262.58%
G LathanLabour15,78337.42%

Electorate: 51,981; Total vote: 42,175; Turnout: 81.14%;
Majority: 10,609 (25.15%)


Shipley
[E] Conservative hold
JH LockwoodConservative27,30464.05%
WA RobinsonLabour14,72534.54%
WJ LeaperNew Party601 1.41%

Electorate: 53,464; Total vote: 42,630; Turnout: 79.74%;
Majority: 12,579 (29.51%)


Shoreditch
[E] Liberal National gain
CH SummersbyLiberal National19,59656.66%
E ThurtleLabour14,98843.34%

Electorate: 61,874; Total vote: 34,584; Turnout: 55.89%;
Majority: 4,608 (13.32%)


Shrewsbury
[E] Conservative hold
GAV DuckworthConservative18,50560.81%
Dr ET MorganLiberal9,35830.75%
E PorterLabour2,567 8.44%

Electorate: 36,804; Total vote: 30,430; Turnout: 82.68%;
Majority: 9,147 (30.06%)


Silvertown
[E] Labour hold
J JonesLabour19,85177.83%
Mrs EE TennantConservative5,65422.17%

Electorate: 44,632; Total vote: 25,505; Turnout: 57.15%;
Majority: 14,197 (55.66%)


Skipton
[E] Conservative hold
ER BirdConservative28,01368.21%
JP DaviesLabour13,05331.79%

Electorate: 51,169; Total vote: 41,066; Turnout: 80.26%;
Majority: 14,960 (36.43%)


Smethwick
[E] Conservative gain
AR WiseConservative20,94560.06%
E LawrenceLabour13,92739.94%

Electorate: 46,671; Total vote: 34,872; Turnout: 74.72%;
Majority: 7,018 (20.13%)


Southampton (2)
[E] 1 National gain, 1 Liberal National gain
W Craven-EllisNational54,69933.88%
Sir CC BarrieLiberal National54,26933.61%
T LewisLabour26,42516.37%
R MorleyLabour26,06116.14%

Electorate: 107,376; Total vote: 161,454; Turnout: 75.18%;
Majority: 27,844 (17.25%)


Southend on Sea
[E] Conservative hold
Countess of IveaghConservative46,56485.75%
AE BechervaiseLabour7,74114.25%

Electorate: 79,220; Total vote: 54,305; Turnout: 68.55%;
Majority: 38,823 (71.49%)

South Molton
[E] Liberal National gain
G LambertLiberal National25,70088.02%
R MesselLabour3,49911.98%

Electorate: 36,033; Total vote: 29,199; Turnout: 81.03%;
Majority: 22,201 (76.03%)


Southport
[E] Conservative hold
RS HudsonConservative30,30768.43%
RM HughesLiberal13,98331.57%

Electorate: 55,592; Total vote: 44,290; Turnout: 79.67%;
Majority: 16,324 (36.86%)


South Shields
[E] Liberal gain
H JohnstoneLiberal30,52859.81%
JC EdeLabour20,51240.19%

Electorate: 63,697; Total vote: 51,040; Turnout: 80.13%;
Majority: 10,016 (19.62%)


Southwark Central
[E] National gain
IM HorobinNational15,91365.27%
H DayLabour8,46634.73%

Electorate: 39,252; Total vote: 24,379; Turnout: 62.11%;
Majority: 7,447 (30.55%)


Southwark North
[E] Liberal National gain
EA StraussLiberal National13,04564.91%
G IsaacsLabour7,05335.09%

Electorate: 31,784; Total vote: 20,098; Turnout: 63.23%;
Majority: 5,992 (29.81%)


Southwark South East
[E] Conservative gain
Lt-Col EGH PowellConservative11,06353.34%
TE NaylorLabour9,67846.66%

Electorate: 38,363; Total vote: 20,741; Turnout: 54.07%;
Majority: 1,385 (6.68%)


Sowerby
[E] Conservative gain
MS McCorquodaleConservative25,51168.27%
WJ ToutLabour11,85731.73%

Electorate: 46,104; Total vote: 37,368; Turnout: 81.05%;
Majority: 13,654 (36.54%)


Spelthorne
[E] Conservative hold
Sir R BlakerConservative34,11578.73%
FW TempleLabour9,21421.27%

Electorate: 63,404; Total vote: 43,329; Turnout: 68.34%;
Majority: 24,901 (57.47%)


Spennymoor
[E] Labour hold
J BateyLabour18,07256.22%
MD McCarthyConservative14,07243.78%

Electorate: 40,473; Total vote: 32,144; Turnout: 79.42%;
Majority: 4,000 (12.44%)


Spen Valley
[E] Liberal National gain
Sir JA SimonLiberal National28,64764.61%
HH ElvinLabour15,69135.39%

Electorate: 54,097; Total vote: 44,338; Turnout: 81.96%;
Majority: 12,956 (29.22%)


Stafford
[E] Conservative hold
WGA Ormsby-GoreConservative18,46768.13%
L SmithLabour8,64031.87%

Electorate: 34,535; Total vote: 27,107; Turnout: 78.49%;
Majority: 9,827 (36.25%)


St Albans
[E] Conservative hold
Lt-Col FE FremantleConservative36,69078.10%
Miss MM WhatelyLabour10,28921.90%

Electorate: 65,365; Total vote: 46,979; Turnout: 71.87%;
Majority: 26,401 (56.20%)


Stalybridge & Hyde
[E] Conservative gain
S HopeConservative27,55754.40%
W DobbieLabour14,25128.13%
PH JonesLiberal8,84917.47%

Electorate: 58,315; Total vote: 50,657; Turnout: 86.87%;
Majority: 13,306 (26.27%)


St George's (Westminster)
[E] Conservative hold
A Duff CooperConservativeUnopposed—%

Electorate: 55,548; Turnout: —%;
Majority: — (—%)


St Helens
[E] Conservative gain
RA SpencerConservative26,13152.44%
Sir J SextonLabour23,70147.56%

Electorate: 63,174; Total vote: 49,832; Turnout: 78.88%;
Majority: 2,430 (4.88%)

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