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
Macclesfield — MerionethMerthyr Tydfil — Newark
Macclesfield
[E] Conservative hold
AV HarveyConservative29,43459.03%
AE TaylorLabour20,42840.97%

Electorate: 57,134; Turnout: 87.27%;
Majority: 9,006 (18.06%)


Maidstone
[E] Conservative hold
AC BossomConservative27,60656.61%
HA WhiteLabour21,15943.39%

Electorate: 60,549; Turnout: 80.54%;
Majority: 6,447 (13.22%)


Maldon
[E] Labour hold
TEN DribergLabour22,75650.79%
AR MoodyConservative22,05249.21%

Electorate: 51,282; Turnout: 87.38%;
Majority: 704 (1.57%)


Manchester Ardwick
[E] Labour hold
LM LeverLabour22,15055.54%
E HodsonConservative17,73244.46%

Electorate: 50,431; Turnout: 79.08%;
Majority: 4,418 (11.08%)


Manchester Blackley
[E] Conservative gain
EST JohnsonConservative25,07649.01%
J DiamondLabour22,80444.57%
F SmithLiberal3,2876.42%

Electorate: 59,769; Turnout: 85.61%;
Majority: 2,272 (4.44%)


Manchester Cheetham
[E] Labour hold
NH LeverLabour22,81062.30%
GW SingletonConservative13,80237.70%

Electorate: 48,241; Turnout: 75.89%;
Majority: 9,008 (24.60%)


Manchester Clayton
[E] Labour hold
H ThorneycroftLabour27,98563.45%
MS GrantConservative16,12236.55%

Electorate: 55,727; Turnout: 79.15%;
Majority: 11,863 (26.90%)


Manchester Exchange
[E] Labour hold
W GriffithsLabour18,47555.39%
IW OwenConservative14,88144.61%

Electorate: 46,064; Turnout: 72.41%;
Majority: 3,594 (10.77%)


Manchester Gorton
[E] Labour hold
WH OldfieldLabour28,76358.02%
SH GarlickConservative20,81541.98%

Electorate: 60,233; Turnout: 82.31%;
Majority: 7,948 (16.03%)


Manchester Moss Side
[E] Conservative hold
F HorsbrughConservative27,69762.22%
F AllaunLabour16,81937.78%

Electorate: 57,396; Turnout: 77.56%;
Majority: 10,878 (24.44%)


Manchester Withington
[E] Conservative hold
RA CaryConservative26,80464.73%
J CloughLabour14,60435.27%

Electorate: 51,575; Turnout: 80.29%;
Majority: 12,200 (29.46%)


Manchester Wythenshawe
[E] Conservative hold
E HillConservative28,61156.47%
LL HanbidgeLabour22,05543.53%

Electorate: 62,471; Turnout: 81.10%;
Majority: 6,556 (12.94%)


Mansfield
[E] Labour hold
HB TaylorLabour37,09769.92%
ME WilliamsonConservative15,96130.08%

Electorate: 63,662; Turnout: 83.34%;
Majority: 21,136 (39.84%)


Melton
[E] Conservative hold
HA NuttingConservative28,68956.26%
KF UrwinLabour22,30843.74%

Electorate: 59,671; Turnout: 85.46%;
Majority: 6,381 (12.51%)


Merioneth
[W] Labour gain
TW JonesLabour10,50542.94%
E RobertsLiberal9,45738.65%
WGO MorganConservative4,50518.41%

Electorate: 28,019; Turnout: 87.32%;
Majority: 1,048 (4.28%)

Merthyr Tydfil
[W] Labour hold
SO DaviesLabour28,84179.57%
JF LynamConservative7,40520.43%

Electorate: 42,937; Turnout: 84.42%;
Majority: 21,436 (59.14%)


Merton & Morden
[E] Conservative hold
RED RyderConservative26,48854.53%
AMF PalmerLabour22,08645.47%

Electorate: 56,049; Turnout: 86.66%;
Majority: 4,402 (9.06%)


Middlesbrough East
[E] Labour hold
HA MarquandLabour31,27766.51%
RM TurtonConservative15,74933.49%

Electorate: 58,110; Turnout: 80.93%;
Majority: 15,528 (33.02%)


Middlesbrough West
[E] Conservative gain
JES SimonConservative24,62252.22%
D DunwoodieLabour22,52547.78%

Electorate: 54,640; Turnout: 86.29%;
Majority: 2,097 (4.45%)


Middleton & Prestwich
[E] Conservative hold
JD BarlowConservative26,07354.15%
A KnightLabour16,32333.90%
E HarrisonLiberal5,75711.96%

Electorate: 56,657; Turnout: 84.99%;
Majority: 9,750 (20.25%)


Midlothian & Peebles
[S] Labour hold
DJ PrydeLabour29,27155.28%
JA StodartConservative23,68144.72%

Electorate: 63,213; Turnout: 83.77%;
Majority: 5,590 (10.56%)


Mitcham
[E] Conservative hold
LR CarrConservative34,05654.71%
HE RandallLabour28,18745.29%

Electorate: 73,575; Turnout: 84.60%;
Majority: 5,869 (9.43%)


Monmouth
[W] Conservative hold
GEP ThorneycroftConservative22,47555.59%
J RichardsonLabour17,95244.41%

Electorate: 48,314; Turnout: 83.68%;
Majority: 4,523 (11.19%)


Montgomery
[W] Liberal hold
EC DaviesLiberal17,07568.49%
DC JonesLabour7,85431.51%

Electorate: 32,423; Turnout: 76.89%;
Majority: 9,221 (36.99%)


Moray & Nairn
[S] Conservative hold
JG StuartConservative15,88160.23%
DT HutchinsonLabour10,48739.77%

Electorate: 35,370; Turnout: 74.55%;
Majority: 5,394 (20.46%)


Morecambe & Lonsdale
[E] Conservative hold
WJI FraserConservative31,21169.45%
E GardnerLabour13,73230.55%

Electorate: 55,913; Turnout: 80.38%;
Majority: 17,479 (38.89%)


Morpeth
[E] Labour hold
RJ TaylorLabour27,71871.88%
PM Colvin-SmithConservative10,84328.12%

Electorate: 45,117; Turnout: 85.47%;
Majority: 16,875 (43.76%)


Motherwell
[S] Labour hold
A AndersonLabour23,64157.25%
NA SloanLib & Conservative17,65042.75%

Electorate: 48,734; Turnout: 84.73%;
Majority: 5,991 (14.51%)


Neath
[W] Labour hold
DJ WilliamsLabour34,49676.89%
G JenningsConservative10,36723.11%

Electorate: 52,203; Turnout: 85.94%;
Majority: 24,129 (53.78%)


Nelson & Colne
[E] Labour hold
SS SilvermanLabour25,61154.70%
A GreenConservative21,21145.30%

Electorate: 52,614; Turnout: 88.99%;
Majority: 4,400 (9.40%)


Newark
[E] Labour hold
G DeerLabour30,47657.19%
RH WatsonConservative22,81742.81%

Electorate: 62,353; Turnout: 85.47%;
Majority: 7,659 (14.37%)

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