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
Salford East — ShrewsburySkipton — Stafford & Stone
Salford East
[E] Labour win
EA HardyLabour26,78354.15%
W SinclairConservative18,62537.65%
S NeedoffLiberal4,0578.20%

Electorate: 60,973; Turnout: 81.13%;
Majority: 8,158 (16.49%)


Salford West
[E] Labour win
C RoyleLabour26,88551.11%
S BellConservative21,59341.05%
LH StoreyLiberal4,1247.84%

Electorate: 61,913; Turnout: 84.96%;
Majority: 5,292 (10.06%)


Salisbury
[E] Conservative win
JG MorrisonConservative17,30144.98%
WAJ CaseLabour12,31932.02%
A Campbell-JohnsonLiberal8,84723.00%

Electorate: 45,958; Turnout: 83.70%;
Majority: 4,982 (12.95%)


Scarborough & Whitby
[E] Conservative win
ACM SpearmanConservative28,89655.24%
P TaylorLabour14,42127.57%
RW SykesLiberal8,98917.19%

Electorate: 64,762; Turnout: 80.77%;
Majority: 14,475 (27.67%)


Sedgefield
[E] Labour win
J SlaterLabour27,94662.48%
JES WalfordConservative16,78237.52%

Electorate: 51,441; Turnout: 86.95%;
Majority: 11,164 (24.96%)


Sevenoaks
[E] Conservative win
J RodgersConservative25,29251.75%
J SpencerLabour17,61036.03%
ER Moulton-BarrettLiberal5,96912.21%

Electorate: 57,563; Turnout: 84.90%;
Majority: 7,682 (15.72%)


Sheffield Attercliffe
[E] Labour win
JB HyndLabour30,72671.60%
L FarrisConservative & Lib12,18528.40%

Electorate: 49,650; Turnout: 86.43%;
Majority: 18,541 (43.21%)


Sheffield Brightside
[E] Labour win
RE WinterbottomLabour32,54269.60%
HSV SmithConservative & Lib13,13628.09%
H HillCommunist1,0812.31%

Electorate: 55,298; Turnout: 84.56%;
Majority: 19,406 (41.50%)


Sheffield Hallam
[E] Conservative & Liberal win
R JenningsConservative & Lib28,15965.12%
HC SpearsLabour11,44426.46%
AE JonesLiberal3,6418.42%

Electorate: 50,051; Turnout: 86.40%;
Majority: 16,715 (38.65%)


Sheffield Heeley
[E] Conservative & Liberal win
PG RobertsConservative & Lib26,56056.28%
AH JenningsLabour17,85637.83%
P BeckerleggeLiberal2,7795.89%

Electorate: 53,596; Turnout: 88.06%;
Majority: 8,704 (18.44%)


Sheffield Hillsborough
[E] Labour win
G DarlingLabour28,92558.67%
K EdgeConservative & Lib19,61339.79%
M BennettCommunist7591.54%

Electorate: 56,581; Turnout: 87.13%;
Majority: 9,312 (18.89%)


Sheffield Neepsend
[E] Labour win
H MorrisLabour30,31772.83%
AM CookConservative & Lib11,31127.17%

Electorate: 49,685; Turnout: 83.78%;
Majority: 19,006 (45.66%)


Sheffield Park
[E] Labour win
FW MulleyLabour30,55867.69%
H PryceConservative & Lib13,67830.30%
A FullardCommunist9092.01%

Electorate: 53,006; Turnout: 85.17%;
Majority: 16,880 (37.39%)


Shipley
[E] Conservative win
GAN HirstConservative18,39043.83%
A Creech JonesLabour18,30943.64%
WA LuptonLiberal5,02111.97%
LT RobbCommunist2370.56%

Electorate: 46,981; Turnout: 89.31%;
Majority: 81 (0.19%)


Shoreditch & Finsbury
[E] Labour win
E ThurtleLabour22,51053.23%
G RipponConservative7,87918.63%
JFF Platts-MillsInd Labour7,60217.98%
G HensherLiberal4,29710.16%

Electorate: 56,848; Turnout: 74.39%;
Majority: 14,631 (34.60%)


Shrewsbury
[E] Conservative win
J Langford-HoltConservative18,47049.73%
RB CantLabour12,54233.77%
NW ElliottLiberal6,12616.50%

Electorate: 44,249; Turnout: 83.93%;
Majority: 5,928 (15.96%)

Skipton
[E] Conservative win
GB DraysonConservative22,25449.20%
TJ RobertsLabour16,29036.01%
EA GreenwoodLiberal6,68914.79%

Electorate: 50,901; Turnout: 88.86%;
Majority: 5,964 (13.19%)


Smethwick
[E] Labour win
P Gordon-WalkerLabour28,75062.09%
J FallonConservative17,55337.91%

Electorate: 54,307; Turnout: 85.26%;
Majority: 11,197 (24.18%)


Solihull
[E] Conservative win
M LindsayConservative25,75863.28%
WN CampLabour11,74128.84%
AM HayesLiberal3,2067.88%

Electorate: 46,831; Turnout: 86.92%;
Majority: 14,017 (34.44%)


Somerset North
[E] Conservative win
EHC LeatherConservative23,95345.56%
X FieldLabour23,05043.84%
AE WhitcherLiberal5,57310.60%

Electorate: 59,919; Turnout: 87.75%;
Majority: 903 (1.72%)


Southall
[E] Labour win
GA PargiterLabour27,10753.94%
NJ ColeConservative18,39236.60%
WT AndrewsLiberal3,9177.79%
JA PurtonCommunist8391.67%

Electorate: 60,752; Turnout: 82.72%;
Majority: 8,715 (17.34%)


Southampton Itchen
[E] Labour win
R MorleyLabour29,74953.44%
RH HobartNat Lib & Conservative24,53644.08%
W Craven-EllisInd1,3802.48%

Electorate: 66,254; Turnout: 84.02%;
Majority: 5,213 (9.36%)


Southampton Test
[E] Labour win
HM KingLabour25,05247.80%
P BrembridgeNat Lib & Conservative23,66345.15%
S FryLiberal3,6977.05%

Electorate: 62,106; Turnout: 84.39%;
Majority: 1,389 (2.65%)


Southend East
[E] Conservative win
SJ McAddenConservative20,39547.17%
RJ MinneyLabour18,23042.16%
JG RuncimanLiberal4,61610.68%

Electorate: 52,393; Turnout: 82.53%;
Majority: 2,165 (5.01%)


Southend West
[E] Conservative win
H ChannonConservative34,10057.45%
EC HutchisonLabour15,35425.87%
JHM ScottLiberal9,90716.69%

Electorate: 71,392; Turnout: 83.15%;
Majority: 18,746 (31.58%)


Southgate
[E] Conservative win
A Beverley BaxterConservative30,30261.08%
V DartLabour11,02322.22%
G EllenbogenLiberal8,28616.70%

Electorate: 57,447; Turnout: 86.36%;
Majority: 19,279 (38.86%)


Southport
[E] unchanged:
RS HudsonConservative29,76656.31%
JP BonneyLabour14,15926.79%
H EllingtonLiberal8,93316.90%

Electorate: 64,590; Turnout: 81.84%;
Majority: 15,607 (29.53%)


South Shields
[E] Labour win
JC EdeLabour33,45256.50%
J ChalmersConservative15,89726.85%
J GeorgeLiberal9,44615.95%
FO SmithCommunist4150.70%

Electorate: 72,463; Turnout: 81.71%;
Majority: 17,555 (29.65%)


Southwark
[E] Labour win
GA IsaacsLabour35,04968.27%
J GreenwoodConservative12,67124.68%
L FowlerLiberal2,9505.75%
SP BentCommunist6681.30%

Electorate: 69,398; Turnout: 73.98%;
Majority: 22,378 (43.59%)


Sowerby
[E] Labour win
D HoughtonLabour22,84645.39%
P BryanConservative19,18138.11%
AL HartLiberal8,30616.50%

Electorate: 56,980; Turnout: 88.33%;
Majority: 3,665 (7.28%)


Spelthorne
[E] Conservative win
GB CraddockConservative26,17745.63%
FW TempleLabour26,14645.57%
FJ HalpinLiberal5,0488.80%

Electorate: 70,161; Turnout: 81.77%;
Majority: 31 (0.05%)


Stafford & Stone
[E] Conservative win
HCP FraserConservative24,04652.65%
ST SwinglerLabour19,00841.62%
WJ McEldowneyLiberal2,6175.73%

Electorate: 53,120; Turnout: 85.98%;
Majority: 5,038 (11.03%)

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