UK General Election results February 1950

23rd February 1950
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Hemsworth — Holland with BostonHoniton — Huyton
Hemsworth
[E] Labour win
HE HolmesLabour47,93482.38%
J AsquithConservative & Nat Lib10,25417.62%

Electorate: 65,968; Turnout: 88.21%;
Majority: 37,680 (64.76%)


Hendon North
[E] unchanged:
CI Orr-EwingConservative20,75544.40%
B Ayrton GouldLabour18,50039.57%
E MartellLiberal6,57514.06%
M PolittCommunist9181.96%

Electorate: 54,153; Turnout: 86.33%;
Majority: 2,255 (4.82%)


Hendon South
[E] unchanged:
H Lucas-ToothConservative24,91752.19%
T SargantLabour15,38932.23%
CJH TolleyLiberal7,43615.58%

Electorate: 57,089; Turnout: 83.63%;
Majority: 9,528 (19.96%)


Henley
[E] Conservative win
J HayConservative20,48849.43%
AEG HawkinsLabour14,70935.48%
P MinoprioLiberal6,25515.09%

Electorate: 50,749; Turnout: 81.68%;
Majority: 5,779 (13.94%)


Hereford
[E] Conservative win
JPL ThomasConservative18,31451.64%
W PigottLabour11,18531.54%
AE FarrLiberal5,96516.82%

Electorate: 44,059; Turnout: 80.49%;
Majority: 7,129 (20.10%)


Hertford
[E] Conservative win
DC Walker-SmithConservative25,07445.90%
L ScuttsLabour19,32435.37%
P HughesLiberal10,23418.73%

Electorate: 65,683; Turnout: 83.18%;
Majority: 5,750 (10.52%)


Hertfordshire South West
[E] Conservative win
GJM LongdenConservative23,60855.37%
L AllakerLabour14,91334.98%
GC MiddletonLiberal4,1149.65%

Electorate: 49,518; Turnout: 86.10%;
Majority: 8,695 (20.39%)


Heston & Isleworth
[E] unchanged:
RR HarrisConservative33,29250.07%
WR WilliamsLabour29,01343.64%
DK OverellLiberal4,1836.29%

Electorate: 77,262; Turnout: 86.06%;
Majority: 4,279 (6.44%)


Hexham
[E] Speaker win
D Clifton BrownSpeaker24,70385.60%
A HancockInd Liberal4,15414.40%

Electorate: 46,635; Turnout: 61.88%;
Majority: 20,549 (71.21%)


Heywood & Royton
[E] Conservative win
H SutcliffeConservative23,51844.04%
CJ HurleyLabour21,48240.23%
WH WatkinsonLiberal8,40415.74%

Electorate: 60,703; Turnout: 87.98%;
Majority: 2,036 (3.81%)


High Peak
[E] Conservative win
AHE MolsonConservative19,74045.68%
WMcC HalsallLabour16,93339.19%
TS RothwellLiberal6,53915.13%

Electorate: 50,351; Turnout: 85.82%;
Majority: 2,807 (6.50%)


Hitchin
[E] Conservative win
NTL FisherConservative23,58045.11%
PA JonesLabour21,82941.76%
FS HaigLiberal6,86313.13%

Electorate: 60,936; Turnout: 85.78%;
Majority: 1,751 (3.35%)


Holborn & St Pancras South
[E] Labour win
SW JegerLabour19,22348.51%
PJF Chapman-WalkerConservative17,99345.41%
H BuckmasterLiberal2,4116.08%

Electorate: 54,958; Turnout: 72.10%;
Majority: 1,230 (3.10%)


Holland with Boston
[E] National Liberal & Conservative win
HW ButcherNat Lib & Conservative30,33653.97%
HW LeeLabour22,37439.80%
RD BlankleyLiberal3,5006.23%

Electorate: 68,411; Turnout: 82.17%;
Majority: 7,962 (14.16%)

Honiton
[E] Conservative win
C DreweConservative26,76757.78%
GR SargeantLabour10,81623.35%
G BarringtonLiberal8,74218.87%

Electorate: 54,869; Turnout: 84.43%;
Majority: 15,951 (34.43%)


Horncastle
[E] Conservative win
JFW MaitlandConservative22,32965.67%
FH ClarkLabour11,67134.33%

Electorate: 43,183; Turnout: 78.73%;
Majority: 10,658 (31.35%)


Hornchurch
[E] unchanged:
GHC BingLabour28,46346.05%
J Wentworth DayConservative26,69643.19%
BN SeearLiberal6,65310.76%

Electorate: 72,146; Turnout: 85.68%;
Majority: 1,767 (2.86%)


Hornsey
[E] Conservative win
LD GammansConservative33,92753.79%
R PestelLabour22,83236.20%
A LeeversLiberal5,1228.12%
GJ JonesCommunist1,1911.89%

Electorate: 74,057; Turnout: 85.17%;
Majority: 11,095 (17.59%)


Horsham
[E] Conservative win
Earl WintertonConservative21,62756.36%
HR NichollsLabour11,20429.20%
EM MarchantLiberal5,53914.44%

Electorate: 48,092; Turnout: 79.78%;
Majority: 10,423 (27.16%)


Houghton-le-Spring
[E] Labour win
WR BlytonLabour36,04477.14%
B BolamConservative10,68222.86%

Electorate: 53,571; Turnout: 87.22%;
Majority: 25,362 (54.28%)


Hove
[E] Conservative win
AAH MarloweConservative33,74866.92%
FR ReaLabour11,79123.38%
JR ColcloughLiberal4,8939.70%

Electorate: 61,556; Turnout: 81.93%;
Majority: 21,957 (43.54%)


Huddersfield East
[E] Labour win
JPW MallalieuLabour22,29656.65%
JW SmithConservative17,06343.35%

Electorate: 45,953; Turnout: 85.65%;
Majority: 5,233 (13.30%)


Huddersfield West
[E] Liberal win
DM WadeLiberal24,45658.23%
HW BoltLabour17,54241.77%

Electorate: 48,351; Turnout: 86.86%;
Majority: 6,914 (16.46%)


Hull Central
[E] Labour win
M HewitsonLabour27,35156.49%
RO WilberforceConservative15,95132.95%
AR HardcastleLiberal5,11310.56%

Electorate: 61,918; Turnout: 78.19%;
Majority: 11,400 (23.55%)


Hull East
[E] Labour win
H PurseyLabour26,90356.20%
JW HeytingConservative13,98829.22%
TE DaltonLiberal6,98114.58%

Electorate: 56,135; Turnout: 85.28%;
Majority: 12,915 (26.98%)


Hull North
[E] Conservative win
WRA HudsonConservative18,81144.66%
CFC LawsonLabour18,04142.83%
GS AtkinsonLiberal5,26812.51%

Electorate: 48,808; Turnout: 86.30%;
Majority: 770 (1.83%)


Huntingdonshire
[E] unchanged:
DL-M RentonNat Lib & Conservative18,55151.40%
FR MacDonaldLabour13,09636.29%
WGF ThompsonLiberal4,44212.31%

Electorate: 43,699; Turnout: 82.59%;
Majority: 5,455 (15.12%)


Huyton
[E] Labour win
JH WilsonLabour21,53648.36%
S SmartConservative20,70246.49%
HG EdwardsLiberal1,9054.28%
L McGreeCommunist3870.87%

Electorate: 52,363; Turnout: 85.04%;
Majority: 834 (1.87%)

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