UK General Election results October 1959

8th October 1959
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
East Grinstead — Enfield WestEpping — Fife East
East Grinstead
[E] Conservative hold
EVE EmmetConservative31,75962.32%
RWG HumphreysLabour10,10419.83%
PAT FurnellLiberal9,10017.86%

Electorate: 65,437; Turnout: 77.88%;
Majority: 21,655 (42.49%)


East Ham North
[E] Labour hold
RE PrenticeLabour16,00156.79%
JHS BangayConservative12,17543.21%

Electorate: 38,014; Turnout: 74.12%;
Majority: 3,826 (13.58%)


East Ham South
[E] Labour hold
AE OramLabour18,23061.48%
RJ WattsConservative11,42238.52%

Electorate: 39,764; Turnout: 74.57%;
Majority: 6,808 (22.96%)


Eastleigh
[E] Conservative hold
DEC PriceConservative24,94953.49%
CJS RowlandLabour21,69346.51%

Electorate: 55,215; Turnout: 84.47%;
Majority: 3,256 (6.98%)


Ebbw Vale
[W] Labour hold
A BevanLabour27,32681.01%
AG DaviesConservative6,40418.99%

Electorate: 39,299; Turnout: 85.83%;
Majority: 20,922 (62.03%)


Eccles
[E] Labour hold
WT ProctorLabour25,56652.02%
BRO BellConservative23,58047.98%

Electorate: 59,315; Turnout: 82.86%;
Majority: 1,986 (4.04%)


Edinburgh Central
[S] Labour hold
T OswaldLabour15,84950.99%
NR WylieConservative15,23249.01%

Electorate: 42,781; Turnout: 72.65%;
Majority: 617 (1.99%)


Edinburgh East
[S] Labour hold
EG WillisLabour22,24450.35%
E of DalkeithConservative21,93249.65%

Electorate: 54,756; Turnout: 80.68%;
Majority: 312 (0.71%)


Edinburgh Leith
[S] Labour hold
JH HoyLabour15,09247.78%
G StewartNat Lib & Conservative12,01838.05%
AHA MurrayLiberal4,47514.17%

Electorate: 39,750; Turnout: 79.46%;
Majority: 3,074 (9.73%)


Edinburgh North
[S] Conservative hold
WR MilliganConservative19,99164.02%
GG StottLabour11,23535.98%

Electorate: 42,270; Turnout: 73.87%;
Majority: 8,756 (28.04%)


Edinburgh Pentlands
[S] Conservative hold
Ld J HopeConservative25,74260.30%
JP MackintoshLabour16,95039.70%

Electorate: 53,178; Turnout: 80.28%;
Majority: 8,792 (20.59%)


Edinburgh South
[S] Conservative hold
AMC HutchisonConservative22,79957.59%
AD ReidLabour11,28528.51%
WD HomeLiberal5,50513.91%

Electorate: 48,767; Turnout: 81.18%;
Majority: 11,514 (29.08%)


Edinburgh West
[S] Conservative hold
JA StodartConservative25,97656.49%
JK StocksLabour14,04430.54%
DF LeachLiberal5,96212.97%

Electorate: 57,293; Turnout: 80.26%;
Majority: 11,932 (25.95%)


Edmonton
[E] Labour hold
AH AlbuLabour25,95850.45%
WH BishopConservative25,49749.55%

Electorate: 67,837; Turnout: 75.85%;
Majority: 461 (0.90%)


Enfield East
[E] Labour hold
J MackieLabour20,10154.95%
FJV BrownConservative16,47745.05%

Electorate: 47,183; Turnout: 77.52%;
Majority: 3,624 (9.91%)


Enfield West
[E] Conservative hold
IN MacleodConservative24,86169.21%
G HickmanLabour11,05830.79%

Electorate: 44,983; Turnout: 79.85%;
Majority: 13,803 (38.43%)

Epping
[E] Conservative hold
GB FinlayConservative31,50744.67%
DFW FordLabour27,11438.44%
LTJ ArlottLiberal11,91316.89%

Electorate: 83,647; Turnout: 84.32%;
Majority: 4,393 (6.23%)


Epsom
[E] Conservative hold
PAG RawlinsonConservative35,48462.88%
DE HeatherLabour11,03919.56%
RWM WalshLiberal9,91017.56%

Electorate: 69,592; Turnout: 81.09%;
Majority: 24,445 (43.32%)


Erith & Crayford
[E] Labour hold
NN DoddsLabour24,52356.65%
JJ DavisConservative18,76343.35%

Electorate: 53,057; Turnout: 81.58%;
Majority: 5,760 (13.31%)


Esher
[E] Conservative hold
WR BrownConservative37,15563.17%
PE VansonLabour12,93421.99%
GE OwenLiberal8,73014.84%

Electorate: 72,183; Turnout: 81.49%;
Majority: 24,221 (41.18%)


Essex South East
[E] Conservative hold
BR BraineConservative28,12460.99%
RM FryerLabour17,99139.01%

Electorate: 60,316; Turnout: 76.46%;
Majority: 10,133 (21.97%)


Eton & Slough
[E] Labour hold
AF BrockwayLabour20,85150.11%
AJ PageConservative20,76349.89%

Electorate: 52,114; Turnout: 79.85%;
Majority: 88 (0.21%)


Exeter
[E] Conservative hold
RD WilliamsConservative21,57948.66%
AJ RogersLabour15,91835.89%
G TaylorLiberal6,85215.45%

Electorate: 54,084; Turnout: 82.00%;
Majority: 5,661 (12.76%)


Eye
[E] Conservative hold
JH HarrisonConservative22,33347.12%
EL GranvilleLabour19,84941.88%
S RobsonLiberal5,21511.00%

Electorate: 56,395; Turnout: 84.04%;
Majority: 2,484 (5.24%)


Falmouth & Cambourne
[E] Labour hold
FH HaymanLabour20,08345.79%
AM TennantConservative15,88636.22%
NAS GibsonLiberal7,89017.99%

Electorate: 53,763; Turnout: 81.58%;
Majority: 4,197 (9.57%)


Farnham
[E] Conservative hold
G NicholsonConservative23,53859.03%
JG TurnerLabour9,80024.58%
DW SaundersLiberal6,53816.40%

Electorate: 50,249; Turnout: 79.36%;
Majority: 13,738 (34.45%)


Farnworth
[E] Labour hold
E ThorntonLabour27,39358.60%
AS RoyseConservative19,35641.40%

Electorate: 56,094; Turnout: 83.34%;
Majority: 8,037 (17.19%)


Faversham
[E] Labour hold
PL WellsLabour24,32750.26%
EMS OlsenConservative24,07449.74%

Electorate: 57,760; Turnout: 83.80%;
Majority: 253 (0.52%)


Feltham
[E] Labour hold
AE HunterLabour20,32047.34%
JBW TurnerConservative18,07042.10%
LA de PinnaLiberal4,53310.56%

Electorate: 53,417; Turnout: 80.35%;
Majority: 2,250 (5.24%)


Fermanagh & South Tyrone
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
RG GrosvenorUlster Unionist32,08081.36%
JH MartinSinn Fein7,34818.64%

Electorate: 64,022; Turnout: 61.59%;
Majority: 24,732 (62.73%)


Fife East
[S] Liberal & Conservative hold
J Henderson-StewartLib & Conservative26,58569.95%
J NicolLabour11,42130.05%

Electorate: 50,537; Turnout: 75.20%;
Majority: 15,164 (39.90%)

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