UK General Election results July 1945

5th July 1945
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
A number in parentheses immediately after the constituency name indicates that the seat returns that number of MPs
Where known, the electorate figures are broken down into those on the Civilian Residence Register, those on the Business Premises Register and those on the Service Register, and these are given after the total electorate

Hemel Hempstead — Holland with BostonHoniton — Ilford North
Hemel Hempstead
[E] Conservative hold
Viscountess DavidsonConservative19,53644.22%
DW MobbsLabour14,42632.65%
TA TrotterLiberal10,21923.13%

Electorate: 62,199; {Civ: 56,514; Bus: 6; Serv: 5,679};
Turnout: 71.03%; Majority: 5,110 (11.57%)


Hemsworth
[E] Labour hold
G GriffithsLabour33,98481.38%
RWP DawsonConservative7,77818.62%

Electorate: 51,485; {Civ: 48,043; Bus: 2; Serv: 3,440};
Turnout: 81.11%; Majority: 26,206 (62.75%)


Hendon North
[E] Labour gain
B Ayrton GouldLabour18,25147.61%
EWC FlavellConservative13,60735.49%
FA SellersLiberal6,47816.90%

Electorate: 51,055; {Civ: 45,266; Bus: 8; Serv: 5,781};
Turnout: 75.09%; Majority: 4,644 (12.11%)


Hendon South
[E] Conservative win (new constituency)
H Lucas-ToothConservative16,97443.39%
E BurtonLabour14,91738.13%
A ForbesLiberal7,23218.49%

Electorate: 51,923; {Civ: 46,712; Bus: 12; Serv: 5,199};
Turnout: 75.35%; Majority: 2,057 (5.26%)


Henley
[E] Conservative hold
G FoxConservative22,28642.48%
JS CookLabour19,45737.09%
LG BrettLiberal10,71820.43%

Electorate: 79,133; {Civ: 72,514; Bus: 8; Serv: 6,611};
Turnout: 66.29%; Majority: 2,829 (5.39%)


Hereford
[E] Conservative hold
JPL ThomasConservative17,43951.80%
W PigottLabour8,35924.83%
AP MarshallLiberal7,87123.38%

Electorate: 48,574; {Civ: 44,518; Bus: 31; Serv: 4,025};
Turnout: 69.31%; Majority: 9,080 (26.97%)


Hertford
[E] Conservative hold
D Walker-SmithConservative19,87743.38%
L ScuttsLabour17,34937.87%
TP HughesLiberal7,58716.56%
AB SwainInd1,005 2.19%

Electorate: 65,233; {Civ: 59,239; Bus: 36; Serv: 5,958};
Turnout: 70.24%; Majority: 2,528 (5.52%)


Heston & Isleworth
[E] Labour win (new constituency)
WR WilliamsLabour29,19254.33%
R MaudlingConservative22,62342.10%
W Drake-BrockmanNational1,919 3.57%

Electorate: 72,219; {Civ: 64,789; Bus: 21; Serv: 7,409};
Turnout: 74.40%; Majority: 6,569 (12.23%)


Hexham
[E] Speaker hold
D Clifton-BrownConservative16,43158.23%
E KavanaghLabour11,78641.77%

Electorate: 38,235; {Civ: 35,362; Bus: 2; Serv: 2,871};
Turnout: 73.80%; Majority: 4,645 (16.46%)


Heywood & Radcliffe
[E] Labour gain
JE WhittakerLabour22,60151.01%
JH Wooton-DaviesConservative21,70948.99%

Electorate: 57,997; {Civ: 52,956; Bus: 6; Serv: 5,035};
Turnout: 76.40%; Majority: 892 (2.01%)


High Peak
[E] Conservative hold
AHE MolsonConservative18,11345.51%
WMC HalsallLabour15,45438.83%
TS RothwellLiberal6,23015.65%

Electorate: 51,136; {Civ: 47,103; Bus: 19; Serv: 4,014};
Turnout: 77.83%; Majority: 2,659 (6.68%)


Hitchin
[E] Labour gain
PA JonesLabour20,77942.64%
JS BerryConservative20,43341.93%
T DarlingLiberal7,51515.42%

Electorate: 67,266; {Civ: 61,931; Bus: 18; Serv: 5,317};
Turnout: 72.44%; Majority: 346 (0.71%)


Holborn
[E] Conservative hold
M AitkenConservative6,06154.13%
I MarcouséLabour5,13645.87%

Electorate: 16,394; {Civ: 13,103; Bus: 2,093; Serv: 1,198};
Turnout: 68.30%; Majority: 925 (8.26%)


Holderness
[E] Conservative hold
JG BraithwaiteConservative25,18143.13%
F LawsonLabour23,03639.46%
R FulfordLiberal10,16517.41%

Electorate: 76,757; {Civ: 68,580; Bus: 13; Serv: 8,164};
Turnout: 76.06%; Majority: 2,145 (3.67%)


Holland with Boston
[E] Liberal National hold
HW ButcherLiberal National26,93955.89%
AE MonksLabour21,26344.11%

Electorate: 66,136; {Civ: 60,914; Bus: 5; Serv: 5,217};
Turnout: 72.88%; Majority: 5,676 (11.78%)

Honiton
[E] Conservative hold
C DreweConservative24,49965.79%
HT LangdonLabour12,73934.21%

Electorate: 52,949; {Civ: 48,377; Bus: 3; Serv: 4,569};
Turnout: 70.33%; Majority: 11,760 (31.58%)


Horncastle
[E] Conservative hold
JW MaitlandConservative14,01953.10%
GW HoldernessLabour7,05526.72%
F EmersonLiberal5,32920.18%

Electorate: 37,479; {Civ: 34,864; Bus: 69; Serv: 2,546};
Turnout: 70.45%; Majority: 6,964 (26.38%)


Hornchurch
[E] Labour win (new constituency)
GHC BingLabour26,85655.96%
JT VaiseyConservative15,10031.46%
NC JonesLiberal5,80712.10%
V Van der ElstInd232 0.48%

Electorate: 66,421; {Civ: 59,303; Bus: 6; Serv: 7,112};
Turnout: 72.26%; Majority: 11,756 (24.49%)


Hornsey
[E] Conservative hold
LD GammansConservative24,68452.79%
WG FiskeLabour12,01525.70%
GJ JonesCommunist10,05821.51%

Electorate: 63,947; {Civ: 56,461; Bus: 90; Serv: 7,396};
Turnout: 73.12%; Majority: 12,669 (27.10%)


Horsham
[E] Conservative hold
Earl WintertonConservative21,81454.96%
AFH LindnerLabour11,66429.38%
CAW WilliamsonLiberal6,21615.66%

Electorate: 58,033; {Civ: 52,308; Bus: 14; Serv: 5,711};
Turnout: 68.40%; Majority: 10,150 (25.57%)


Houghton-le-Spring
[E] Labour hold
WR BlytonLabour43,73066.67%
TB MartinConservative21,86433.33%

Electorate: 85,331; {Civ: 77,015; Bus: 3; Serv: 8,313};
Turnout: 76.87%; Majority: 21,866 (33.34%)


Howdenshire
[E] Conservative hold
CWH GlossopConservative21,34855.92%
T NevilleLabour11,16129.23%
JE WilsonLiberal5,66914.85%

Electorate: 53,534; {Civ: 49,218; Bus: 0; Serv: 4,316};
Turnout: 71.32%; Majority: 10,187 (26.68%)


Huddersfield
[E] Labour gain
JPW MallalieuLabour33,36248.37%
WL MabaneLiberal National24,49635.51%
RF HarrodLiberal11,11916.12%

Electorate: 87,513; {Civ: 80,237; Bus: 103; Serv: 7,173};
Turnout: 78.82%; Majority: 8,866 (12.85%)


Hull Central
[E] Labour hold
M HewitsonLabour8,78658.75%
AC SpearmanConservative4,10627.46%
CS BellLiberal2,06213.79%

Electorate: 20,482; {Civ: 17,360; Bus: 862; Serv: 2,260};
Turnout: 73.01%; Majority: 4,680 (31.30%)


Hull East
[E] Labour hold
H PurseyLabour19,44364.25%
RA Alec-SmithConservative7,43924.58%
AE MarshallLiberal3,37911.17%

Electorate: 40,024; {Civ: 34,808; Bus: 111; Serv: 5,105};
Turnout: 75.61%; Majority: 12,004 (39.67%)


Hull North West
[E] Labour gain
RWG MackayLabour13,94448.71%
AL WardConservative10,45036.50%
HS FreemantleLiberal4,23514.79%

Electorate: 37,247; {Civ: 32,873; Bus: 58; Serv: 4,316};
Turnout: 76.86%; Majority: 3,494 (12.20%)


Hull South West
[E] Labour gain
SH SmithLabour18,60658.98%
RK LawConservative10,29432.63%
EE DaltonLiberal2,645 8.38%

Electorate: 42,320; {Civ: 36,672; Bus: 160; Serv: 5,488};
Turnout: 74.54%; Majority: 8,312 (26.35%)


Huntingdon
[E] Liberal National hold
D RentonLiberal National15,38950.10%
WA WatersLabour9,45830.79%
HD WalstonLiberal5,86919.11%

Electorate: 46,754; {Civ: 43,380; Bus: 14; Serv: 3,360};
Turnout: 65.70%; Majority: 5,931 (19.31%)


Hythe
[E] Conservative hold
HR MackesonConservative8,04846.54%
DG WiddiscombeLabour6,09135.23%
ADB JamesLiberal3,15218.23%

Electorate: 23,575; {Civ: 20,669; Bus: 7; Serv: 2,899};
Turnout: 73.34%; Majority: 1,957 (11.32%)


Ilford North
[E] Labour gain
M RidealghLabour18,83342.83%
G HutchinsonConservative16,01336.41%
Lady Rhys-WilliamsLiberal9,12820.76%

Electorate: 61,486; {Civ: 54,146; Bus: 7; Serv: 7,333};
Turnout: 71.52%; Majority: 2,820 (6.41%)

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