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
Cambridge — CheadleChelmsford — Cirencester & Tewkesbury
Cambridge
[E] Labour gain
RMD DaviesLabour21,96345.47%
DWSS LaneConservative20,97243.42%
MWB O'LoughlinLiberal4,92810.20%
P KingInd439 0.91%

Electorate: 60,380; Turnout: 80.00%;
Majority: 991 (2.05%)


Cambridgeshire
[E] Conservative hold
FL PymConservative25,60047.64%
JN HughesLabour20,43338.03%
JRC BealeLiberal7,69814.33%

Electorate: 67,869; Turnout: 79.17%;
Majority: 5,167 (9.62%)


Cannock
[E] Labour hold
J LeeLabour33,62159.81%
HR EllistonConservative22,59440.19%

Electorate: 76,299; Turnout: 73.68%;
Majority: 11,027 (19.62%)


Canterbury
[E] Conservative hold
DL CrouchConservative27,16049.84%
B SawbridgeLabour15,37228.21%
EW MossLiberal11,96221.95%

Electorate: 71,604; Turnout: 76.10%;
Majority: 11,788 (21.63%)


Cardiff North
[W] Labour gain
E RowlandsLabour23,66950.72%
DS BoxConservative22,99749.28%

Electorate: 59,092; Turnout: 78.97%;
Majority: 672 (1.44%)


Cardiff South East
[W] Labour hold
LJ CallaghanLabour29,31356.79%
N Lloyd-EdwardsConservative18,47635.79%
GW ParsonsLiberal3,829 7.42%

Electorate: 65,394; Turnout: 78.93%;
Majority: 10,837 (20.99%)


Cardiff West
[W] Labour hold
TG ThomasLabour26,13961.00%
SW DoxseyConservative16,71439.00%

Electorate: 57,088; Turnout: 75.06%;
Majority: 9,425 (21.99%)


Cardiganshire
[W] Labour gain
DE MorganLabour11,30237.13%
ER BowenLiberal10,77935.41%
JS ThomasConservative5,89319.36%
EG MillwardPlaid Cymru2,469 8.11%

Electorate: 37,553; Turnout: 81.07%;
Majority: 523 (1.72%)


Carlisle
[E] Labour hold
RH LewisLabour22,56556.13%
GW IredellConservative17,63843.87%

Electorate: 48,144; Turnout: 83.51%;
Majority: 4,927 (12.26%)


Carlton
[E] Conservative hold
PW HollandConservative28,63545.60%
AL RamsdenLabour24,58939.16%
MG PayneLiberal9,57015.24%

Electorate: 76,115; Turnout: 82.50%;
Majority: 4,046 (6.44%)


Carmarthen
[W] Labour hold
Lady M Lloyd GeorgeLabour21,22146.17%
DH DaviesLiberal11,98826.08%
G EvansPlaid Cymru7,41616.13%
SJ DayConservative5,33811.61%

Electorate: 55,669; Turnout: 82.56%;
Majority: 9,233 (20.09%)


Carshalton
[E] Conservative hold
W ElliotConservative24,61547.02%
PJ BassettLabour18,74635.81%
JGH BrowneLiberal8,98817.17%

Electorate: 65,971; Turnout: 79.35%;
Majority: 5,869 (11.21%)


Cheadle
[E] Liberal gain
MP WinstanleyLiberal32,07142.35%
WS ShepherdConservative31,41641.48%
SNM MoxleyLabour12,24416.17%

Electorate: 91,893; Turnout: 82.41%;
Majority: 655 (0.86%)

Chelmsford
[E] Conservative hold
NAF St John-StevasConservative28,60047.16%
C GeorgeLabour23,62538.96%
WP LonghurstLiberal8,41913.88%

Electorate: 73,535; Turnout: 82.47%;
Majority: 4,975 (8.20%)


Chelsea
[E] Conservative hold
WMJ WorsleyConservative16,37759.91%
RN TylerLabour7,67428.07%
P SmithLiberal3,28512.02%

Electorate: 43,336; Turnout: 63.08%;
Majority: 8,703 (31.84%)


Cheltenham
[E] Conservative hold
AD Dodds-ParkerConservative22,68353.43%
WJ WilsonLabour19,76846.57%

Electorate: 54,964; Turnout: 77.23%;
Majority: 2,915 (6.87%)


Chertsey
[E] Conservative hold
LF HealdConservative22,58448.39%
AJ EdwardsLabour16,23134.78%
FMJ LeeLiberal7,85216.83%

Electorate: 59,844; Turnout: 77.98%;
Majority: 6,353 (13.61%)


Chester
[E] Conservative hold
JM TempleConservative21,67346.05%
J CrawfordLabour18,87040.10%
PJ SamuelLiberal6,51613.85%

Electorate: 60,295; Turnout: 78.05%;
Majority: 2,803 (5.96%)


Chesterfield
[E] Labour hold
EG VarleyLabour31,54261.59%
AT HaleConservative13,44326.25%
TD BamfordLiberal6,22712.16%

Electorate: 66,748; Turnout: 76.72%;
Majority: 18,099 (35.34%)


Chester-le-Street
[E] Labour hold
N PentlandLabour32,46776.96%
CMK TaylorConservative9,72023.04%

Electorate: 56,345; Turnout: 74.87%;
Majority: 22,747 (53.92%)


Chichester
[E] Conservative hold
WH LoveysConservative31,35857.16%
DJ BurnettLabour13,78425.13%
PJ CollinsLiberal9,71417.71%

Electorate: 74,951; Turnout: 73.19%;
Majority: 17,574 (32.04%)


Chigwell
[E] Conservative hold
JA Biggs-DavisonConservative20,90647.24%
EP DeakinsLabour18,33841.44%
GCZ CollisLiberal5,00711.31%

Electorate: 54,443; Turnout: 81.28%;
Majority: 2,568 (5.80%)


Chippenham
[E] Conservative hold
D AwdryConservative18,27539.63%
CW LaytonLiberal17,58138.13%
GH RadiceLabour10,25722.24%

Electorate: 54,717; Turnout: 84.28%;
Majority: 694 (1.50%)


Chislehurst
[E] Labour gain
AH MacdonaldLabour22,75745.09%
P Hornsby-SmithConservative21,94743.49%
P HaydenLiberal5,76111.42%

Electorate: 59,895; Turnout: 84.26%;
Majority: 810 (1.61%)


Chorley
[E] Labour hold
C KenyonLabour27,31954.75%
CM MonksConservative22,57545.25%

Electorate: 61,551; Turnout: 81.06%;
Majority: 4,744 (9.51%)


Cirencester & Tewkesbury
[E] Conservative hold
N RidleyConservative27,69058.16%
MG DallingLabour19,91941.84%

Electorate: 63,568; Turnout: 74.89%;
Majority: 7,771 (16.32%)

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