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
Newbury — NormantonNorthampton — Oldham West
Newbury
[E] Conservative hold
AR HurdConservative29,70360.02%
DL StoddartLabour19,78739.98%

Electorate: 62,854; Turnout: 78.74%;
Majority: 9,916 (20.04%)


Newcastle-under-Lyme
[E] Labour hold
ST SwinglerLabour29,84055.59%
T PrendergastConservative23,83844.41%

Electorate: 63,623; Turnout: 84.37%;
Majority: 6,002 (11.18%)


Newcastle upon Tyne Central
[E] Labour hold
EW ShortLabour24,05165.83%
WD RutterConservative12,48534.17%

Electorate: 49,929; Turnout: 73.18%;
Majority: 11,566 (31.66%)


Newcastle upon Tyne East
[E] Conservative gain
WF MontgomeryConservative21,45750.11%
A BlenkinsopLabour21,35949.89%

Electorate: 50,616; Turnout: 84.59%;
Majority: 98 (0.23%)


Newcastle upon Tyne North
[E] Conservative hold
RW ElliottConservative24,58864.87%
MFL PritchardLabour13,31635.13%

Electorate: 47,930; Turnout: 79.08%;
Majority: 11,272 (29.74%)


Newcastle upon Tyne West
[E] Labour hold
E PopplewellLabour28,95654.75%
CD LarrowConservative23,93345.25%

Electorate: 64,509; Turnout: 81.99%;
Majority: 5,023 (9.50%)


New Forest
[E] Conservative hold
OE Crosthwaite-EyreConservative29,94968.67%
RC MitchellLabour13,66731.33%

Electorate: 58,958; Turnout: 73.98%;
Majority: 16,282 (37.33%)


Newport
[W] Labour hold
F SoskiceLabour31,12553.11%
AD ArnoldConservative27,47746.89%

Electorate: 71,342; Turnout: 82.14%;
Majority: 3,648 (6.23%)


Newton
[E] Labour hold
F LeeLabour31,04157.37%
NA MiscampbellConservative23,06542.63%

Electorate: 65,124; Turnout: 83.08%;
Majority: 7,976 (14.74%)


Norfolk Central
[E] Conservative & National Liberal hold
RCM CollardConservative & Nat Lib21,91850.37%
FH StoneLabour15,13134.77%
GM GoodeLiberal6,46514.86%

Electorate: 54,436; Turnout: 79.94%;
Majority: 6,787 (15.60%)


Norfolk North
[E] Labour hold
EG GoochLabour19,78450.85%
FH EastonConservative & Nat Lib19,12649.15%

Electorate: 48,756; Turnout: 79.81%;
Majority: 658 (1.69%)


Norfolk South
[E] Conservative hold
JEB HillConservative19,27553.82%
JM StewartLabour16,54246.18%

Electorate: 43,458; Turnout: 82.42%;
Majority: 2,733 (7.63%)


Norfolk South West
[E] Labour hold
AV HiltonLabour16,85850.12%
ME KellettConservative16,78049.88%

Electorate: 40,283; Turnout: 83.50%;
Majority: 78 (0.23%)


Normanton
[E] Labour hold
A RobertsLabour29,67272.65%
JAC BriggsConservative11,16927.35%

Electorate: 49,139; Turnout: 83.11%;
Majority: 18,503 (45.30%)

Northampton
[E] Labour hold
RT PagetLabour27,82346.30%
JCJ KnightConservative25,10641.77%
AT SmithLiberal7,17011.93%

Electorate: 72,521; Turnout: 82.87%;
Majority: 2,717 (4.52%)


Northamptonshire South
[E] Conservative hold
RF Manningham-BullerConservative24,22656.98%
A RichardsonLabour18,29243.02%

Electorate: 51,403; Turnout: 82.72%;
Majority: 5,934 (13.96%)


Northwich
[E] Conservative hold
JG FosterConservative20,39654.50%
J CrawfordLabour12,42633.20%
RE LewisLiberal4,60212.30%

Electorate: 44,305; Turnout: 84.47%;
Majority: 7,970 (21.30%)


Norwich North
[E] Labour hold
J PatonLabour19,09260.23%
DR ChanceConservative12,60939.77%

Electorate: 41,221; Turnout: 76.90%;
Majority: 6,483 (20.45%)


Norwich South
[E] Conservative hold
AGF RipponConservative19,12853.12%
GD WallaceLabour16,88446.88%

Electorate: 43,789; Turnout: 82.24%;
Majority: 2,244 (6.23%)


Norwood
[E] Conservative hold
JG SmythConservative22,95852.56%
LL ReevesLabour15,97536.58%
D ChapmanLiberal4,74410.86%

Electorate: 57,807; Turnout: 75.56%;
Majority: 6,983 (15.99%)


Nottingham Central
[E] Conservative hold
JK CordeauxConservative24,00452.33%
IW WinterbottomLabour21,86947.67%

Electorate: 52,491; Turnout: 87.39%;
Majority: 2,135 (4.65%)


Nottingham North
[E] Labour hold
WC WhitlockLabour24,00547.19%
AG BlakeConservative18,95237.26%
S ThomasLiberal6,58112.94%
J PeckCommunist1,331 2.62%

Electorate: 59,638; Turnout: 85.30%;
Majority: 5,053 (9.93%)


Nottingham South
[E] Conservative hold
WG ClarkConservative29,60757.11%
JE SilkinLabour22,23542.89%

Electorate: 71,520; Turnout: 72.49%;
Majority: 7,372 (14.22%)


Nottingham West
[E] Conservative gain
PHB TapsellConservative22,05250.19%
T O'BrienLabour21,88849.81%

Electorate: 62,030; Turnout: 70.84%;
Majority: 164 (0.37%)


Nuneaton
[E] Labour hold
FG BowlesLabour24,89452.44%
CG MillerConservative15,35432.34%
J CampbellLiberal7,22715.22%

Electorate: 58,038; Turnout: 81.80%;
Majority: 9,540 (20.09%)


Ogmore
[W] Labour hold
WE PadleyLabour35,17074.71%
TO Ewart-JonesConservative11,90525.29%

Electorate: 57,192; Turnout: 82.31%;
Majority: 23,265 (49.42%)


Oldbury & Halesowen
[E] Labour hold
A MoyleLabour23,86142.85%
JF VernonConservative21,47838.57%
D MirfinLiberal10,34318.58%

Electorate: 68,892; Turnout: 80.83%;
Majority: 2,383 (4.28%)


Oldham East
[E] Labour gain
C MappLabour19,32944.45%
I HorobinConservative17,49940.24%
D WrigleyLiberal6,66015.31%

Electorate: 54,520; Turnout: 79.77%;
Majority: 1,830 (4.21%)


Oldham West
[E] Labour hold
CL HaleLabour22,62455.01%
JHV SutcliffeConservative18,50544.99%

Electorate: 51,845; Turnout: 79.33%;
Majority: 4,119 (10.01%)

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