UK General Election results October 1951

25th October 1951
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Derbyshire South East — Down SouthDudley East — Eastbourne
Derbyshire South East
[E] Labour hold
AJ ChampionLabour33,02052.68%
JC JenningsConservative29,66347.32%

Electorate: 72,538; Turnout: 86.41%;
Majority: 3,357 (5.36%)


Derbyshire West
[E] Conservative hold
EB WakefieldConservative22,22358.79%
RH LewisLabour15,57841.21%

Electorate: 44,786; Turnout: 84.40%;
Majority: 6,645 (17.58%)


Devizes
[E] Conservative hold
MC HollisConservative20,31952.02%
WE CaveLabour18,74247.98%

Electorate: 47,981; Turnout: 81.41%;
Majority: 1,577 (4.04%)


Devon North
[E] Conservative hold
CHM PetoConservative19,78052.41%
WH WilkeyLabour10,63228.17%
GA HalseLiberal7,32619.41%

Electorate: 44,975; Turnout: 83.91%;
Majority: 9,148 (24.24%)


Dewsbury
[E] Labour hold
WT PalingLabour28,65053.26%
JE RamsdenConservative & Nat Lib19,56236.36%
JS SnowdenLiberal5,58410.38%

Electorate: 62,680; Turnout: 85.83%;
Majority: 9,088 (16.89%)


Doncaster
[E] Conservative gain
APL BarberConservative25,00550.39%
RJ GunterLabour24,62149.61%

Electorate: 57,581; Turnout: 86.18%;
Majority: 384 (0.77%)


Don Valley
[E] Labour hold
T WilliamsLabour39,68774.11%
DSB HopkinsConservative13,86225.89%

Electorate: 62,345; Turnout: 85.89%;
Majority: 25,825 (48.23%)


Dorking
[E] Conservative hold
GC ToucheConservative24,41665.85%
JD RichardsLabour12,66434.15%

Electorate: 45,969; Turnout: 80.66%;
Majority: 11,752 (31.69%)


Dorset North
[E] Conservative hold
RF CrouchConservative17,39247.03%
CF ByersLiberal16,64545.01%
JRT GriffithLabour2,9467.97%

Electorate: 42,815; Turnout: 86.38%;
Majority: 747 (2.02%)


Dorset South
[E] Conservative hold
Visc HitchingbrookeConservative21,67948.25%
FN StaceyLabour18,24440.61%
WE WardLiberal5,00511.14%

Electorate: 53,501; Turnout: 83.98%;
Majority: 3,435 (7.65%)


Dorset West
[E] Conservative hold
KSDW DigbyConservative21,73960.31%
CJ KaneLabour14,30839.69%

Electorate: 43,900; Turnout: 82.11%;
Majority: 7,431 (20.61%)


Dover
[E] Conservative hold
JS-W ArbuthnotConservative28,51153.29%
WJ OwenLabour24,99546.71%

Electorate: 62,402; Turnout: 85.74%;
Majority: 3,516 (6.57%)


Down North
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
WD SmilesUlster Unionist43,28581.36%
AH McElroyLabour9,91418.64%

Electorate: 80,921; Turnout: 65.74%;
Majority: 33,371 (62.73%)


Down South
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
LPS OrrUlster Unionist37,78958.35%
GF AnnesleyIrish Republican26,97641.65%

Electorate: 79,001; Turnout: 81.98%;
Majority: 10,813 (16.70%)

Droylsden
[E] Labour hold
WR WilliamsLabour26,82951.81%
W HowardConservative24,95948.19%

Electorate: 59,772; Turnout: 86.64%;
Majority: 1,870 (3.61%)


Dudley
[E] Labour hold
GEC WiggLabour34,37658.36%
HB SorefConservative24,52541.64%

Electorate: 70,413; Turnout: 83.65%;
Majority: 9,851 (16.72%)


Dulwich
[E] Conservative gain
RCD JenkinsConservative26,57947.66%
WF VernonLabour25,88846.42%
P BakerLiberal3,3025.92%

Electorate: 66,473; Turnout: 83.90%;
Majority: 691 (1.24%)


Dumfries
[S] Liberal & Conservative hold
NMS MacphersonLib & Conservative26,38661.28%
GBA DouglasLabour16,66938.72%

Electorate: 53,706; Turnout: 80.17%;
Majority: 9,717 (22.57%)


Dunbartonshire East
[S] Labour hold
CR BenceLabour26,67851.22%
WSI WhitelawConservative23,25244.64%
A HendersonCommunist2,1584.14%

Electorate: 59,987; Turnout: 86.83%;
Majority: 3,426 (6.58%)


Dunbartonshire West
[S] Labour hold
T SteeleLabour21,79951.28%
PWN FraserConservative19,29245.39%
LL MaitlandLiberal1,4153.33%

Electorate: 49,107; Turnout: 86.56%;
Majority: 2,507 (5.90%)


Dundee East
[S] Labour hold
TF CookLabour26,66853.84%
JS MurrayConservative22,86346.16%

Electorate: 56,784; Turnout: 87.23%;
Majority: 3,805 (7.68%)


Dundee West
[S] Labour hold
EJ St L StracheyLabour29,02051.60%
J JunorLiberal25,71445.72%
D BowmanCommunist1,5082.68%

Electorate: 64,798; Turnout: 86.80%;
Majority: 3,306 (5.88%)


Dunfermline
[S] Labour hold
J ClunieLabour24,54761.06%
SJ KerrNat Lib & Conservative15,65738.94%

Electorate: 46,999; Turnout: 85.54%;
Majority: 8,890 (22.11%)


Durham
[E] Labour hold
CF GreyLabour35,59767.11%
R FisherConservative17,44732.89%

Electorate: 61,611; Turnout: 86.10%;
Majority: 18,150 (34.22%)


Durham North West
[E] Labour hold
JD MurrayLabour30,41768.66%
J QuigleyConservative13,88531.34%

Electorate: 52,084; Turnout: 85.06%;
Majority: 16,532 (37.32%)


Ealing North
[E] Labour hold
JH HudsonLabour25,69850.12%
AMS NeaveConservative25,57849.88%

Electorate: 58,401; Turnout: 87.80%;
Majority: 120 (0.23%)


Ealing South
[E] Conservative hold
AEU MaudeConservative30,26162.44%
DG AllenLabour18,20437.56%

Electorate: 58,952; Turnout: 82.21%;
Majority: 12,057 (24.88%)


Easington
[E] Labour hold
E ShinwellLabour37,89980.77%
GW RossiterConservative9,02519.23%

Electorate: 54,096; Turnout: 86.74%;
Majority: 28,874 (61.53%)


Eastbourne
[E] Conservative hold
CS TaylorConservative39,27867.15%
C AtleeLabour19,21732.85%

Electorate: 71,398; Turnout: 81.93%;
Majority: 20,061 (34.30%)

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