UK General Election results March 1966

31st March 1966
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Bradford East — Bristol North WestBristol South — Caithness & Sutherland
Bradford East
[E] Labour hold
E LyonsLabour18,43569.50%
H SisslingConservative & Nat Lib8,09130.50%

Electorate: 40,731; Turnout: 65.12%;
Majority: 10,344 (39.00%)


Bradford North
[E] Labour hold
BT FordLabour21,72755.35%
WHP LaycockConservative & Nat Lib17,52844.65%

Electorate: 50,512; Turnout: 77.71%;
Majority: 4,199 (10.70%)


Bradford South
[E] Labour hold
G CraddockLabour22,93252.53%
JDW BottomleyConservative15,43535.35%
G DunkerleyLiberal5,29112.12%

Electorate: 57,456; Turnout: 75.99%;
Majority: 7,497 (17.17%)


Bradford West
[E] Labour gain
CN HaseldineLabour19,70452.03%
A TileyConservative & Nat Lib18,17047.97%

Electorate: 49,440; Turnout: 76.61%;
Majority: 1,534 (4.05%)


Brecon & Radnor
[W] Labour hold
TE WatkinsLabour22,90257.49%
FT StevensConservative14,52336.46%
T MorganPlaid Cymru2,410 6.05%

Electorate: 49,464; Turnout: 80.53%;
Majority: 8,379 (21.03%)


Brentford & Chiswick
[E] Labour gain
MCJ BarnesLabour14,63847.63%
DG SmithConservative14,03145.66%
GR KingLiberal2,063 6.71%

Electorate: 37,454; Turnout: 82.05%;
Majority: 607 (1.98%)


Bridgwater
[E] Conservative hold
G WillsConservative20,85044.44%
R MayerLabour17,86438.07%
PG WatkinsLiberal8,20517.49%

Electorate: 58,515; Turnout: 80.18%;
Majority: 2,986 (6.36%)


Bridlington
[E] Conservative hold
RF WoodConservative21,97654.58%
JE TomlinsonLabour11,93929.65%
T SilverwoodLiberal6,34915.77%

Electorate: 56,333; Turnout: 71.47%;
Majority: 10,037 (24.93%)


Brierley Hill
[E] Conservative hold
JE TalbotConservative34,02651.18%
KC RogersLabour32,45948.82%

Electorate: 84,210; Turnout: 78.95%;
Majority: 1,567 (2.36%)


Brigg
[E] Labour hold
EL MallalieuLabour33,69960.08%
AH SpokesConservative22,39139.92%

Electorate: 77,484; Turnout: 72.39%;
Majority: 11,308 (20.16%)


Brighouse & Spenborough
[E] Labour hold
GC JacksonLabour25,74054.82%
CD ChapmanConservative & Nat Lib21,21645.18%

Electorate: 55,925; Turnout: 83.96%;
Majority: 4,524 (9.63%)


Brighton Kemptown
[E] Labour hold
DH HobdenLabour24,93650.85%
A BowdenConservative24,10549.15%

Electorate: 61,250; Turnout: 80.07%;
Majority: 831 (1.69%)


Brighton Pavilion
[E] Conservative hold
LWB TeelingConservative22,68758.14%
JA GrahamLabour16,33341.86%

Electorate: 55,532; Turnout: 70.27%;
Majority: 6,354 (16.28%)


Bristol Central
[E] Labour hold
AMF PalmerLabour15,39958.93%
JRE TaylorConservative9,41036.01%
DHR BurgessInd1,322 5.06%

Electorate: 37,363; Turnout: 69.94%;
Majority: 5,989 (22.92%)


Bristol North East
[E] Labour gain
RFH DobsonLabour25,69954.19%
ACN HopkinsConservative & Nat Lib21,72745.81%

Electorate: 61,554; Turnout: 77.05%;
Majority: 3,972 (8.38%)


Bristol North West
[E] Labour gain
J EllisLabour24,19550.08%
M McLarenConservative23,52648.69%
B UnderwoodCommunist595 1.23%

Electorate: 58,894; Turnout: 82.04%;
Majority: 669 (1.38%)

Bristol South
[E] Labour hold
WA WilkinsLabour26,55267.14%
RW WallConservative12,99832.86%

Electorate: 56,915; Turnout: 69.49%;
Majority: 13,554 (34.27%)


Bristol South East
[E] Labour hold
AN Wedgwood BennLabour30,85161.35%
CJR PopeConservative19,43538.65%

Electorate: 66,034; Turnout: 76.15%;
Majority: 11,416 (22.70%)


Bristol West
[E] Conservative hold
RG CookeConservative19,78356.69%
LW BosistoLabour8,26523.68%
RGR StaceyLiberal6,85019.63%

Electorate: 48,361; Turnout: 72.16%;
Majority: 11,518 (33.00%)


Brixton
[E] Labour hold
M LiptonLabour16,63461.30%
PJS DixonConservative10,50038.70%

Electorate: 47,615; Turnout: 56.99%;
Majority: 6,134 (22.61%)


Bromley
[E] Conservative hold
JL HuntConservative20,11752.30%
D SpeakmanLabour10,29026.75%
PH BillennessLiberal8,06020.95%

Electorate: 49,533; Turnout: 77.66%;
Majority: 9,827 (25.55%)


Bromsgrove
[E] Conservative hold
JCG DanceConservative32,40053.02%
NP ListerLabour28,70446.98%

Electorate: 76,476; Turnout: 79.90%;
Majority: 3,696 (6.05%)


Buckingham
[E] Labour hold
IR MaxwellLabour24,85447.46%
ME KellettConservative22,60043.16%
JM CornwallLiberal4,914 9.38%

Electorate: 61,066; Turnout: 85.76%;
Majority: 2,254 (4.30%)


Buckinghamshire South
[E] Conservative hold
RM BellConservative33,99751.24%
F FieldLabour17,00525.63%
HT CowieLiberal15,34823.13%

Electorate: 82,728; Turnout: 80.20%;
Majority: 16,992 (25.61%)


Burnley
[E] Labour hold
D JonesLabour25,58360.43%
AS RoyseConservative11,71027.66%
MR MasonLiberal5,04511.92%

Electorate: 52,948; Turnout: 79.96%;
Majority: 13,873 (32.77%)


Burton
[E] Conservative hold
JC JenningsConservative23,77350.29%
CW ShepherdLabour23,49649.71%

Electorate: 60,034; Turnout: 78.74%;
Majority: 277 (0.59%)


Bury & Radcliffe
[E] Labour hold
D EnsorLabour26,76949.79%
JC BidgoodConservative22,29841.48%
CL ScholesLiberal4,694 8.73%

Electorate: 66,168; Turnout: 81.25%;
Majority: 4,471 (8.32%)


Bury St Edmunds
[E] Conservative hold
EW GriffithsConservative27,78254.56%
CJV SeagerLabour23,14045.44%

Electorate: 64,609; Turnout: 78.82%;
Majority: 4,642 (9.12%)


Caernarvon
[W] Labour hold
GO RobertsLabour17,65056.11%
R PrysConservative6,97222.16%
H RobertsPlaid Cymru6,83421.73%

Electorate: 40,121; Turnout: 78.40%;
Majority: 10,678 (33.95%)


Caerphilly
[W] Labour hold
N EdwardsLabour26,33074.25%
RJ MaddocksConservative5,18214.61%
JD HowellPlaid Cymru3,94911.14%

Electorate: 46,180; Turnout: 76.79%;
Majority: 21,148 (59.64%)


Caithness & Sutherland
[S] Labour gain
RAR MacLennanLabour8,30839.16%
GY MackieLiberal8,24438.86%
JM WattConservative4,66221.98%

Electorate: 26,781; Turnout: 79.21%;
Majority: 64 (0.30%)

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