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
Gosport & Fareham — HamiltonHammersmith North — Hemel Hempstead
Gosport & Fareham
[E] Conservative hold
RFB BennettConservative35,80864.56%
AS PratleyLabour19,65435.44%

Electorate: 73,284; Turnout: 75.68%;
Majority: 16,154 (29.13%)


Gower
[W] Labour hold
I DaviesLabour27,44166.89%
MRD HeseltineNat Lib & Conservative9,83723.98%
JG GriffithsPlaid Cymru3,744 9.13%

Electorate: 49,480; Turnout: 82.91%;
Majority: 17,604 (42.91%)


Grantham
[E] Conservative hold
JB GodberConservative27,48256.84%
TC Skeffington-LodgeLabour20,86743.16%

Electorate: 59,026; Turnout: 81.91%;
Majority: 6,615 (13.68%)


Gravesend
[E] Conservative hold
PM KirkConservative27,12452.08%
V MishconLabour24,96247.92%

Electorate: 63,299; Turnout: 82.29%;
Majority: 2,162 (4.15%)


Greenock
[S] Labour hold
JD MabonLabour19,32050.61%
WTC RiddellLiberal10,23826.82%
LM TurpieConservative8,61622.57%

Electorate: 48,366; Turnout: 78.93%;
Majority: 9,082 (23.79%)


Greenwich
[E] Labour hold
RW MarshLabour25,20456.15%
JR HolmesConservative19,67943.85%

Electorate: 60,561; Turnout: 74.11%;
Majority: 5,525 (12.31%)


Grimsby
[E] Labour hold
CAR CroslandLabour24,72950.10%
W PearsonConservative24,62849.90%

Electorate: 64,350; Turnout: 76.70%;
Majority: 101 (0.20%)


Guildford
[E] Conservative hold
GRH NugentConservative27,19857.54%
GR BellerbyLabour13,75629.10%
AR BraybrookeLiberal6,31813.37%

Electorate: 58,963; Turnout: 80.17%;
Majority: 13,442 (28.44%)


Hackney Central
[E] Labour hold
HW ButlerLabour25,40761.50%
JCT WaringConservative15,90538.50%

Electorate: 62,561; Turnout: 66.03%;
Majority: 9,502 (23.00%)


Halifax
[E] Conservative hold
M MacmillanConservative29,21252.25%
P ShoreLabour26,69747.75%

Electorate: 67,149; Turnout: 83.26%;
Majority: 2,515 (4.50%)


Haltemprice
[E] Conservative hold
PBH WallConservative26,10260.12%
DN BancroftLabour9,75022.46%
WI CooperLiberal7,56217.42%

Electorate: 53,906; Turnout: 80.54%;
Majority: 16,352 (37.67%)


Hamilton
[S] Labour hold
T FraserLabour27,42366.05%
JA DavidsonConservative11,51027.72%
DR RolloScottish National2,586 6.23%

Electorate: 51,995; Turnout: 79.85%;
Majority: 15,913 (38.33%)

Hammersmith North
[E] Labour hold
F TomneyLabour21,40959.35%
WDA BagnellConservative14,66240.65%

Electorate: 51,680; Turnout: 69.80%;
Majority: 6,747 (18.70%)


Hampstead
[E] Conservative hold
H BrookeConservative25,50653.40%
DT PittLabour13,50028.26%
H SeigalLiberal8,75918.34%

Electorate: 69,438; Turnout: 68.79%;
Majority: 12,006 (25.14%)


Harborough
[E] Conservative hold
JA FarrConservative29,28151.03%
JR MablyLabour16,76729.22%
E RushworthLiberal11,33319.75%

Electorate: 67,790; Turnout: 84.65%;
Majority: 12,514 (21.81%)


Harrogate
[E] Conservative hold
JE RamsdenConservative29,46674.29%
FB SingletonLabour10,19625.71%

Electorate: 53,248; Turnout: 74.49%;
Majority: 19,270 (48.59%)


Harrow Central
[E] Conservative hold
FP BishopConservative23,81362.89%
FW PoweLabour14,04937.11%

Electorate: 47,615; Turnout: 79.52%;
Majority: 9,764 (25.79%)


Harrow East
[E] Conservative hold
A CourtneyConservative23,55457.22%
M ReesLabour17,60742.78%

Electorate: 49,273; Turnout: 83.54%;
Majority: 5,947 (14.45%)


Harrow West
[E] Conservative hold
AN BraithwaiteConservative30,51270.92%
PJ JenkinsLabour12,51229.08%

Electorate: 54,295; Turnout: 79.24%;
Majority: 18,000 (41.84%)


The Hartlepools
[E] Conservative gain
JS KeransConservative25,46350.18%
DT JonesLabour25,28149.82%

Electorate: 60,888; Turnout: 83.34%;
Majority: 182 (0.36%)


Harwich
[E] Conservative & National Liberal hold
JE RidsdaleConservative & Nat Lib23,65353.16%
WOJ RobinsonLabour11,58826.05%
TE DaleLiberal5,50712.38%
LF RoseInd3,744 8.41%

Electorate: 58,194; Turnout: 76.45%;
Majority: 12,065 (27.12%)


Hastings
[E] Conservative hold
E McN Cooper-KeyConservative22,45862.32%
JP BryantLabour13,57637.68%

Electorate: 48,569; Turnout: 74.19%;
Majority: 8,882 (24.65%)


Hayes & Harlington
[E] Labour hold
AM SkeffingtonLabour18,30149.18%
JAGrantConservative14,14938.02%
S GayLiberal4,23511.38%
F FosterCommunist527 1.42%

Electorate: 46,244; Turnout: 80.47%;
Majority: 4,152 (11.16%)


Hemel Hempstead
[E] Conservative hold
JH AllasonConservative30,18949.90%
BFC FloudLabour21,95436.29%
M NeilsonLiberal8,35813.81%

Electorate: 70,962; Turnout: 85.26%;
Majority: 8,235 (13.61%)

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