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

Liverpool Wavertree — MaidstoneMaldon — Merthyr
Liverpool Wavertree
[E] Conservative hold
HV RaikesConservative25,47048.26%
DM Van AbbéLabour20,24938.36%
LH StoreyLiberal7,06313.38%

Electorate: 72,111; {Civ: 64,554; Bus: 16; Serv: 7,541};
Turnout: 73.20%; Majority: 5,221 (9.89%)


Liverpool West Derby
[E] Conservative hold
D Maxwell FyfeConservative21,79854.27%
RJ LewisLabour18,37045.73%

Electorate: 59,304; {Civ: 52,329; Bus: 34; Serv: 6,941};
Turnout: 67.73%; Majority: 3,428 (8.53%)


Liverpool West Toxteth
[E] Labour hold
J GibbinsLabour14,78059.73%
JR BevinsConservative9,96640.27%

Electorate: 36,024; {Civ: 31,902; Bus: 42; Serv: 4,080};
Turnout: 68.69%; Majority: 4,814 (19.45%)


Llandaff & Barry
[W] Labour gain
L Ungoed-ThomasLabour33,70647.51%
C LakinConservative27,10838.21%
B WilliamsLiberal10,13214.28%

Electorate: 95,877; {Civ: 86,502; Bus: 9; Serv: 9,366};
Turnout: 74.00%; Majority: 6,598 (9.30%)


Llanelly
[W] Labour hold
J GriffithsLabour44,51481.07%
GO GeorgeConservative10,39718.93%

Electorate: 73,278; {Civ: 68,295; Bus: 5; Serv: 4,978};
Turnout: 74.94%; Majority: 34,117 (62.13%)


Londonderry
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
R RossUlster Unionist40,21450.75%
D CavanaghIrish Nationalist37,56147.40%
M GordonLabour1,471 1.86%

Electorate: 90,380; {Civ: 87,360; Bus: 585; Serv: 2,435};
Turnout: 87.68%; Majority: 2,653 (3.35%)


London University
[E]
E Graham-LittleInd7,61850.49%
M StocksInd7,46949.51%

Electorate: 23,948;
Turnout: 63.00%; Majority: 149 (0.99%)


Lonsdale
[E] Conservative hold
I FraserConservative18,57158.02%
SW GrundyLabour13,43641.98%

Electorate: 41,409; {Civ: 38,701; Bus: 6; Serv: 2,702};
Turnout: 77.29%; Majority: 5,135 (16.04%)


Loughborough
[E] Labour gain
M FollickLabour21,15253.31%
L KimballConservative12,40131.26%
CA LidburyLiberal6,12115.43%

Electorate: 52,994; {Civ: 49,378; Bus: 6; Serv: 3,610};
Turnout: 74.87%; Majority: 8,751 (22.06%)


Louth
[E] Conservative hold
C OsborneConservative16,33346.18%
JH FranklinLabour11,62832.88%
WK CarterLiberal7,17620.29%
SR CharlesworthInd233 0.66%

Electorate: 49,185; {Civ: 45,254; Bus: 11; Serv: 3,920};
Turnout: 71.91%; Majority: 4,705 (13.30%)


Lowestoft
[E] Labour gain
E EvansLabour12,75942.11%
PC LoftusConservative10,99636.29%
MP CrosseLiberal6,54521.60%

Electorate: 44,679; {Civ: 39,269; Bus: 19; Serv: 5,391};
Turnout: 67.82%; Majority: 1,763 (5.82%)


Ludlow
[E] Conservative hold
U CorbettConservative13,92854.44%
P JonesLabour6,35824.85%
CG CameronLiberal4,30716.84%
CE EdwardsInd989 3.87%

Electorate: 35,965; {Civ: 33,552; Bus: 3; Serv: 2,410};
Turnout: 71.13%; Majority: 7,570 (29.59%)


Luton
[E] Labour gain
WN WarbeyLabour39,33555.21%
LG BrownLiberal National31,91444.79%

Electorate: 95,096; {Civ: 87,223; Bus: 25; Serv: 7,848};
Turnout: 74.92%; Majority: 7,421 (10.42%)


Macclesfield
[E] Conservative hold
AV HarveyConservative23,49545.50%
HF UrquhartLabour20,44239.59%
EA FletcherLiberal7,70214.92%

Electorate: 64,488; {Civ: 58,786; Bus: 43; Serv: 5,659};
Turnout: 80.08%; Majority: 3,053 (5.91%)


Maidstone
[E] Conservative hold
AC BossomConservative21,32053.26%
OL ShawLabour18,29545.70%
G MurrayDemocratic Party416 1.04%

Electorate: 56,347; {Civ: 50,305; Bus: 29; Serv: 6,013};
Turnout: 71.04%; Majority: 3,025 (7.56%)

Maldon
[E] Labour hold
T DribergLabour22,48060.38%
M StevensonConservative14,75339.62%

Electorate: 49,854; {Civ: 46,154; Bus: 12; Serv: 3,688};
Turnout: 74.68%; Majority: 7,727 (20.75%)


Manchester Ardwick
[E] Labour hold
J HendersonLabour14,36063.96%
N BeerConservative8,09336.04%

Electorate: 32,821; {Civ: 29,562; Bus: 178; Serv: 3,081};
Turnout: 68.41%; Majority: 6,267 (27.91%)


Manchester Blackley
[E] Labour gain
J DiamondLabour19,56144.67%
J Lees-JonesConservative14,74733.68%
PM OliverLiberal9,48021.65%

Electorate: 58,541; {Civ: 52,771; Bus: 37; Serv: 5,733};
Turnout: 74.80%; Majority: 4,814 (10.99%)


Manchester Clayton
[E] Labour hold
H ThorneycroftLabour22,40169.39%
P SmithLiberal National9,88330.61%

Electorate: 46,358; {Civ: 41,820; Bus: 101; Serv: 4,437};
Turnout: 69.64%; Majority: 12,518 (38.77%)


Manchester Exchange
[E] Labour gain
NH LeverLabour11,06754.96%
TH HewlettConservative7,05035.01%
H KenyonLiberal2,01810.02%

Electorate: 28,642; {Civ: 23,176; Bus: 2,910; Serv: 2,556};
Turnout: 70.30%; Majority: 4,017 (19.95%)


Manchester Gorton
[E] Labour hold
WH OldfieldLabour24,09569.05%
H SharpConservative10,79930.95%

Electorate: 46,200; {Civ: 42,257; Bus: 98; Serv: 3,845};
Turnout: 75.53%; Majority: 13,296 (38.10%)


Manchester Hulme
[E] Labour gain
F LeeLabour12,03455.63%
JC CurrieConservative9,60044.37%

Electorate: 33,362; {Civ: 29,980; Bus: 187; Serv: 3,195};
Turnout: 64.85%; Majority: 2,434 (11.25%)


Manchester Moss Side
[E] Labour gain
WD GriffithsLabour10,20149.53%
WR DuckworthConservative7,42336.04%
HD MooreLiberal2,52512.26%
AR EdwardsInd446 2.17%

Electorate: 34,702; {Civ: 31,661; Bus: 183; Serv: 2,858};
Turnout: 59.35%; Majority: 2,778 (13.49%)


Manchester Platting
[E] Labour hold
HJ DelargyLabour16,42763.95%
W SugdenConservative9,26236.05%

Electorate: 35,322; {Civ: 31,560; Bus: 51; Serv: 3,711};
Turnout: 72.73%; Majority: 7,165 (27.89%)


Manchester Rusholme
[E] Labour gain
HL HutchinsonLabour15,40843.43%
FW CundiffConservative15,39843.40%
G ChappellLiberal4,67313.17%

Electorate: 47,486; {Civ: 42,919; Bus: 49; Serv: 4,518};
Turnout: 74.71%; Majority: 10 (0.03%)


Manchester Withington
[E] Conservative hold
EL FlemingConservative30,88146.35%
R EdwardsLabour22,63433.97%
LF BehrensLiberal13,10719.67%

Electorate: 89,375; {Civ: 80,621; Bus: 46; Serv: 8,708};
Turnout: 74.54%; Majority: 8,247 (12.38%)


Mansfield
[E] Labour hold
HB TaylorLabour43,11375.09%
T LynchConservative14,30224.91%

Electorate: 75,620; {Civ: 69,646; Bus: 4; Serv: 5,970};
Turnout: 75.93%; Majority: 28,811 (50.18%)


Melton
[E] Conservative hold
A NuttingConservative23,77246.02%
A CrawfordLabour18,37935.58%
BM ButcherLiberal9,51018.41%

Electorate: 67,325; {Civ: 62,107; Bus: 7; Serv: 5,211};
Turnout: 76.73%; Majority: 5,393 (10.44%)


Merioneth
[W] Liberal hold
EO RobertsLiberal8,49535.84%
HM JonesLabour8,38335.37%
CP HughesConservative4,37418.46%
G EvansWelsh Nationalist2,44810.33%

Electorate: 28,845; {Civ: 26,814; Bus: 4; Serv: 2,027};
Turnout: 82.16%; Majority: 112 (0.47%)


Merthyr
[W] Labour hold
SO DaviesLabour24,87981.38%
S JenningsInd5,69318.62%

Electorate: 44,540; {Civ: 41,359; Bus: 4; Serv: 3,177};
Turnout: 68.64%; Majority: 19,186 (62.76%)

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