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

Middlesbrough East — Nelson & ColneNewark — Normanton
Middlesbrough East
[E] Labour hold
A EdwardsLabour17,42765.08%
BC TalbotConservative9,35234.92%

Electorate: 34,922; {Civ: 31,078; Bus: 192; Serv: 3,652};
Turnout: 76.68%; Majority: 8,075 (30.15%)


Middlesbrough West
[E] Labour gain
G CooperLabour20,07153.48%
DCT BennettLiberal17,45846.52%

Electorate: 48,595; {Civ: 43,651; Bus: 34; Serv: 4,910};
Turnout: 77.23%; Majority: 2,613 (6.96%)


Middleton & Prestwich
[E] Conservative hold
EE GatesConservative26,66950.72%
M TylecoteLabour25,90849.28%

Electorate: 69,786; {Civ: 63,446; Bus: 9; Serv: 6,331};
Turnout: 75.34%; Majority: 761 (1.45%)


Midlothian Northern
[S] Conservative hold
Ld J HopeConservative24,83447.95%
J LeanLabour23,65745.68%
K WintringhamCommon Wealth3,299 6.37%

Electorate: 73,640; {Civ: 65,880; Bus: 27; Serv: 7,733};
Turnout: 70.33%; Majority: 1,177 (2.27%)


Mile End
[E] Communist gain
P PiratinCommunist5,07547.62%
D FrankelLabour3,86136.23%
V MotionConservative1,72216.16%

Electorate: 16,132; {Civ: 14,085; Bus: 82; Serv: 1,965};
Turnout: 66.07%; Majority: 1,214 (11.39%)


Mitcham
[E] Labour gain
T BraddockLabour26,91057.68%
M RobertsonConservative19,74242.32%

Electorate: 63,406; {Civ: 55,960; Bus: 19; Serv: 7,427};
Turnout: 73.58%; Majority: 7,168 (15.36%)


Monmouth
[W] Conservative hold
LR PymConservative22,19551.93%
AL OakleyLabour20,54348.07%

Electorate: 59,183; {Civ: 54,695; Bus: 6; Serv: 4,482};
Turnout: 72.21%; Majority: 1,652 (3.87%)


Montgomery
[W] Liberal hold
C DaviesLiberal14,01856.27%
PLW OwenConservative10,89543.73%

Electorate: 32,180; {Civ: 30,279; Bus: 1; Serv: 1,900};
Turnout: 77.42%; Majority: 3,123 (12.54%)


Montrose
[S] Liberal National hold
JS MaclayLiberal National13,96658.25%
TA MacNairLabour10,01141.75%

Electorate: 33,057; {Civ: 29,820; Bus: 18; Serv: 3,219};
Turnout: 72.53%; Majority: 3,955 (16.49%)


Moray & Nairn
[S] Conservative hold
J StuartConservative12,80961.58%
S ShawLabour7,99338.42%

Electorate: 33,483; {Civ: 30,147; Bus: 0; Serv: 3,336};
Turnout: 62.13%; Majority: 4,816 (23.15%)


Morpeth
[E] Labour hold
RJ TaylorLabour38,52173.23%
GJM LongdenConservative14,07926.77%

Electorate: 66,164; {Civ: 60,545; Bus: 12; Serv: 5,607};
Turnout: 79.50%; Majority: 24,442 (46.47%)


Mossley
[E] Labour gain
GS WoodsLabour27,43547.56%
GE RushConservative18,45231.99%
MW JallandLiberal7,12812.36%
A HopkinsonInd4,671 8.10%

Electorate: 75,522; {Civ: 69,086; Bus: 15; Serv: 6,421};
Turnout: 76.38%; Majority: 8,983 (15.57%)


Motherwell
[S] Labour gain
A AndersonLabour15,83152.68%
R McIntyreScottish Nationalist8,02226.70%
JH HamiltonConservative6,19720.62%

Electorate: 41,180; {Civ: 37,911; Bus: 44; Serv: 3,225};
Turnout: 72.97%; Majority: 7,809 (25.99%)


Neath
[W] Labour hold
DJ WilliamsLabour37,95775.79%
DJ BowenNational8,46616.90%
W SamuelWelsh Nationalist3,659 7.31%

Electorate: 67,083; {Civ: 62,540; Bus: 2; Serv: 4,541};
Turnout: 74.66%; Majority: 29,491 (58.89%)


Nelson & Colne
[E] Labour hold
SS SilvermanLabour25,61059.43%
H NichollsConservative17,48440.57%

Electorate: 52,863; {Civ: 48,419; Bus: 20; Serv: 4,424};
Turnout: 81.52%; Majority: 8,126 (18.86%)

Newark
[E] Conservative hold
S ShephardConservative18,58045.09%
HV Champion de CrespignyLabour17,44842.35%
HF CalladineLiberal5,17512.56%

Electorate: 56,359; {Civ: 52,607; Bus: 1; Serv: 3,751};
Turnout: 73.11%; Majority: 1,132 (2.75%)


Newbury
[E] Conservative hold
A HurdConservative24,46352.39%
I BrookLabour15,75433.74%
EDT VaneLiberal6,05212.96%
GB SuggettCommon Wealth424 0.91%

Electorate: 69,087; {Civ: 63,080; Bus: 12; Serv: 5,995};
Turnout: 67.59%; Majority: 8,709 (18.65%)


Newcastle under Lyme
[E] Labour hold
JD MackLabour25,90366.21%
GA WadeConservative8,38021.42%
NW ElliottLiberal4,83812.37%

Electorate: 50,741; {Civ: 47,401; Bus: 65; Serv: 3,275};
Turnout: 77.10%; Majority: 17,523 (44.79%)


Newcastle upon Tyne Central
[E] Labour gain
L WilkesLabour10,62761.92%
A DenvilleConservative6,53638.08%

Electorate: 23,921; {Civ: 20,850; Bus: 632; Serv: 2,439};
Turnout: 71.75%; Majority: 4,091 (23.84%)


Newcastle upon Tyne East
[E] Labour gain
A BlenkinsoppLabour26,11668.93%
R O'SullivanLiberal National11,77431.07%

Electorate: 51,814; {Civ: 46,285; Bus: 20; Serv: 5,509};
Turnout: 73.13%; Majority: 14,342 (37.85%)


Newcastle upon Tyne North
[E] Conservative hold
C HeadlamConservative17,38150.64%
WH ShackletonLabour10,22829.80%
W McKeagLiberal5,81216.93%
HAC RidsdaleCommon Wealth904 2.63%

Electorate: 46,906; {Civ: 42,222; Bus: 124; Serv: 4,560};
Turnout: 73.18%; Majority: 7,153 (20.84%)


Newcastle upon Tyne West
[E] Labour gain
E PopplewellLabour28,14958.50%
W NunnConservative19,96641.50%

Electorate: 65,964; {Civ: 59,312; Bus: 5; Serv: 6,647};
Turnout: 72.94%; Majority: 8,183 (17.01%)


New Forest & Christchurch
[E] Conservative hold
OE Crosthwaite-EyreConservative31,88850.89%
HM KingLabour22,47835.87%
J HowlettInd8,29913.24%

Electorate: 87,707; {Civ: 79,896; Bus: 16; Serv: 7,795};
Turnout: 71.45%; Majority: 9,410 (15.02%)


Newport
[W] Labour gain
P FreemanLabour23,84554.24%
RM BellConservative14,75433.56%
WR CrawshayLiberal5,36212.20%

Electorate: 60,248; {Civ: 54,662; Bus: 153; Serv: 5,433};
Turnout: 72.97%; Majority: 9,091 (20.68%)


Newton
[E] Labour hold
R YoungLabour25,19761.97%
K LewisConservative15,46538.03%

Electorate: 53,393; {Civ: 49,693; Bus: 8; Serv: 3,692};
Turnout: 76.16%; Majority: 9,732 (23.93%)


Norfolk Eastern
[E] Liberal National hold
F MedlicottLiberal National23,30755.79%
NR TillettLabour18,46744.21%

Electorate: 60,657; {Civ: 54,993; Bus: 32; Serv: 5,632};
Turnout: 68.87%; Majority: 4,840 (11.59%)


Norfolk Northern
[E] Labour gain
EG GoochLabour17,75358.67%
T CookConservative12,50741.33%

Electorate: 42,657; {Civ: 39,323; Bus: 8; Serv: 3,326};
Turnout: 70.94%; Majority: 5,246 (17.34%)


Norfolk Southern
[E] Labour gain
CP MayhewLabour16,82550.30%
JS AllenConservative10,86232.47%
JH WilsonInd Conservative5,76117.22%

Electorate: 48,451; {Civ: 44,524; Bus: 41; Serv: 3,886};
Turnout: 69.03%; Majority: 5,963 (17.83%)


Norfolk South Western
[E] Labour gain
S DyeLabour15,09150.09%
S de ChairConservative15,03849.91%

Electorate: 45,704; {Civ: 42,554; Bus: 8; Serv: 3,142};
Turnout: 65.92%; Majority: 53 (0.18%)


Normanton
[E] Labour hold
T SmithLabour28,23884.30%
JH HulbertConservative5,25915.70%

Electorate: 41,791; {Civ: 39,028; Bus: 8; Serv: 2,755};
Turnout: 80.15%; Majority: 22,979 (68.60%)

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