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

Willesden East — WoodfordWood Green — York
Willesden East
[E] Labour gain
M OrbachLabour23,45753.00%
SS HammersleyConservative14,02731.70%
RLR MorganLiberal6,77115.30%

Electorate: 60,882; {Civ: 54,680; Bus: 63; Serv: 6,139};
Turnout: 72.69%; Majority: 9,430 (21.31%)


Willesden West
[E] Labour hold
SP ViantLabour26,56672.19%
JB CartlandConservative10,23627.81%

Electorate: 52,087; {Civ: 46,925; Bus: 30; Serv: 5,132};
Turnout: 70.65%; Majority: 16,330 (44.37%)


Wimbledon
[E] Labour gain
AMF PalmerLabour30,18844.41%
GP Hardy RobertsConservative28,82042.39%
AD KayLiberal6,501 9.56%
K HorneCommon Wealth2,472 3.64%

Electorate: 89,363; {Civ: 78,768; Bus: 22; Serv: 10,573};
Turnout: 76.07%; Majority: 1,368 (2.01%)


Winchester
[E] Labour gain
G JegerLabour30,29052.63%
GEH PalmerConservative27,25947.37%

Electorate: 80,265; {Civ: 73,095; Bus: 12; Serv: 7,155};
Turnout: 71.70%; Majority: 3,031 (5.27%)


Windsor
[E] Conservative hold
CE Mott-RadclyffeConservative26,90154.18%
M NicholsonLabour16,42033.07%
NC TufnellLiberal6,33112.75%

Electorate: 71,812; {Civ: 65,103; Bus: 10; Serv: 6,699};
Turnout: 69.14%; Majority: 10,481 (21.11%)


Wirral
[E] Conservative hold
JSB LloydConservative42,54451.40%
AL BulleyLabour25,91931.32%
E Dorman-SmithLiberal14,30217.28%

Electorate: 109,762; {Civ: 99,052; Bus: 14; Serv: 10,696};
Turnout: 75.40%; Majority: 16,625 (20.09%)


Wolverhampton East
[E] Labour gain
J BairdLabour17,76347.71%
G ManderLiberal11,20630.10%
WFC GarthwaiteConservative8,26622.20%

Electorate: 50,749; {Civ: 47,255; Bus: 101; Serv: 3,393};
Turnout: 73.37%; Majority: 6,557 (17.61%)


Wolverhampton West
[E] Labour gain
HD HughesLabour21,18659.91%
J BeattieConservative14,17640.09%

Electorate: 47,231; {Civ: 43,789; Bus: 150; Serv: 3,292};
Turnout: 74.87%; Majority: 7,010 (19.82%)


Woodbridge
[E] Conservative hold
J HareConservative16,07347.01%
JM StewartLabour11,38033.28%
DB LawLiberal6,74019.71%

Electorate: 47,740; {Civ: 43,155; Bus: 25; Serv: 4,560};
Turnout: 71.62%; Majority: 4,693 (13.73%)


Woodford
[E] Conservative win (new constituency)
WS ChurchillConservative27,68872.53%
A HancockInd10,48827.47%

Electorate: 58,256; {Civ: 51,360; Bus: 11; Serv: 6,885};
Turnout: 65.53%; Majority: 17,200 (45.05%)

Wood Green
[E] Conservative hold
AB BaxterConservative29,42943.40%
WA VantLabour23,54434.72%
ET MalindineLiberal14,83621.88%

Electorate: 90,481; {Civ: 80,278; Bus: 38; Serv: 10,165};
Turnout: 74.94%; Majority: 5,885 (8.68%)


Woolwich East
[E] Labour hold
G HicksLabour18,98370.86%
RFB BennettConservative7,23727.01%
HH WrightInd571 2.13%

Electorate: 36,778; {Civ: 32,949; Bus: 8; Serv: 3,821};
Turnout: 72.85%; Majority: 11,746 (43.84%)


Woolwich West
[E] Labour gain
H BerryLabour23,65561.56%
FW BeechConservative14,77138.44%

Electorate: 53,163; {Civ: 46,797; Bus: 63; Serv: 6,303};
Turnout: 72.28%; Majority: 8,884 (23.12%)


Worcester
[E] Conservative hold
GR WardConservative13,52342.93%
J EvansLabour13,51942.92%
J BowkerLiberal4,45914.16%

Electorate: 41,523; {Civ: 38,406; Bus: 26; Serv: 3,091};
Turnout: 75.86%; Majority: 4 (0.01%)


Workington
[E] Labour hold
TF PeartLabour24,87672.50%
GA WhiteConservative9,43827.50%

Electorate: 42,529; {Civ: 39,126; Bus: 2; Serv: 3,401};
Turnout: 80.68%; Majority: 15,438 (44.99%)


Worthing
[E] Conservative win (new constituency)
O Prior-PalmerConservative31,33763.45%
AW WrightLabour11,57023.43%
W Parnell-SmithLiberal6,48313.13%

Electorate: 68,393; {Civ: 62,167; Bus: 9; Serv: 6,217};
Turnout: 72.21%; Majority: 19,767 (40.02%)


Wrexham
[W] Labour hold
R RichardsLabour26,85455.99%
DL MilnLiberal National13,71428.60%
JD WilliamsLiberal6,96014.51%
JRH JonesWelsh Nationalist430 0.90%

Electorate: 62,446; {Civ: 57,792; Bus: 9; Serv: 4,645};
Turnout: 76.80%; Majority: 13,140 (27.40%)


Wycombe
[E] Labour gain
J HaireLabour20,48245.17%
R PeakeConservative17,94639.58%
CAH ChadwickLiberal6,91615.25%

Electorate: 62,892; {Civ: 57,221; Bus: 8; Serv: 5,663};
Turnout: 72.10%; Majority: 2,536 (5.59%)


Yeovil
[E] Conservative hold
WH KingsmillConservative16,81537.78%
M MacPhersonLabour16,64137.38%
JD BatemanLiberal11,05724.84%

Electorate: 59,148; {Civ: 54,405; Bus: 19; Serv: 4,724};
Turnout: 75.26%; Majority: 174 (0.39%)


York
[E] Labour gain
J CorlettLabour22,02149.85%
Ld IrwinConservative17,94940.63%
GH Keighley-BellLiberal4,208 9.53%

Electorate: 57,956; {Civ: 52,109; Bus: 139; Serv: 5,708};
Turnout: 76.23%; Majority: 4,072 (9.22%)

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