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
Leeds South East — Liverpool Edge HillLiverpool Garston — Luton
Leeds South East
[E] Labour hold
AM BaconLabour14,66371.86%
JG ToddConservative5,74328.14%

Electorate: 33,199; Turnout: 61.47%;
Majority: 8,920 (43.71%)


Leeds West
[E] Labour hold
TC PannellLabour24,39156.28%
IM GloverConservative13,88332.04%
D PedderLiberal5,06211.68%

Electorate: 60,176; Turnout: 72.02%;
Majority: 10,508 (24.25%)


Leek
[E] Labour hold
H DaviesLabour35,33456.17%
FA SwinnertonConservative27,57343.83%

Electorate: 79,880; Turnout: 78.75%;
Majority: 7,761 (12.34%)


Leicester North East
[E] Labour hold
TG BradleyLabour17,00754.03%
RDG WilliamsConservative10,76934.21%
FI GlentonLiberal3,70311.76%

Electorate: 41,772; Turnout: 75.36%;
Majority: 6,238 (19.82%)


Leicester North West
[E] Labour hold
B JannerLabour21,82260.89%
DCM MatherConservative14,01539.11%

Electorate: 48,605; Turnout: 73.73%;
Majority: 7,807 (21.78%)


Leicester South East
[E] Conservative hold
WJ PeelConservative23,61559.88%
C GrundyLabour15,81940.12%

Electorate: 53,803; Turnout: 73.29%;
Majority: 7,796 (19.77%)


Leicester South West
[E] Labour hold
HW BowdenLabour18,82258.65%
TG BoardmanConservative13,26841.35%

Electorate: 43,373; Turnout: 73.99%;
Majority: 5,554 (17.31%)


Leigh
[E] Labour hold
H BoardmanLabour29,55268.66%
RR HipkissConservative13,49031.34%

Electorate: 57,930; Turnout: 74.30%;
Majority: 16,062 (37.32%)


Leominster
[E] Conservative hold
C BossomConservative15,04551.47%
EP CadburyLiberal7,64726.16%
KR SimmonsLabour6,53622.36%

Electorate: 38,880; Turnout: 75.17%;
Majority: 7,398 (25.31%)


Lewes
[E] Conservative hold
TVH BeamishConservative27,52953.54%
RE ManleyLabour14,56128.32%
GA DowdenLiberal9,32818.14%

Electorate: 67,413; Turnout: 76.27%;
Majority: 12,968 (25.22%)


Lewisham North
[E] Labour gain
RD MoyleLabour20,35253.08%
CJ ChatawayConservative17,98946.92%

Electorate: 49,532; Turnout: 77.41%;
Majority: 2,363 (6.16%)


Lewisham South
[E] Labour hold
CA JohnsonLabour21,16556.91%
GL DixonConservative11,24730.24%
FM BennettLiberal4,77912.85%

Electorate: 49,501; Turnout: 75.13%;
Majority: 9,918 (26.67%)


Lewisham West
[E] Labour gain
JMY DickensLabour21,01852.54%
PMED McNair-WilsonConservative18,98447.46%

Electorate: 52,858; Turnout: 75.68%;
Majority: 2,034 (5.08%)


Leyton
[E] Labour hold
PCG WalkerLabour26,80354.42%
RC BuxtonConservative18,15736.87%
AH MackayLiberal3,851 7.82%
W HanleyILP441 0.90%

Electorate: 64,727; Turnout: 76.09%;
Majority: 8,646 (17.55%)


Lichfield & Tamworth
[E] Labour hold
JW SnowLabour27,97153.99%
BA WebbConservative23,83746.01%

Electorate: 65,728; Turnout: 78.82%;
Majority: 4,134 (7.98%)


Lincoln
[E] Labour hold
D TaverneLabour23,00658.28%
RT AlexanderConservative16,46941.72%

Electorate: 50,165; Turnout: 78.69%;
Majority: 6,537 (16.56%)


Liverpool Edge Hill
[E] Labour hold
AJ IrvineLabour18,20363.06%
M HowardConservative10,66236.94%

Electorate: 47,704; Turnout: 60.51%;
Majority: 7,541 (26.13%)

Liverpool Exchange
[E] Labour hold
EM BraddockLabour15,08973.75%
BV GroombridgeConservative5,37226.25%

Electorate: 40,319; Turnout: 50.75%;
Majority: 9,717 (47.49%)


Liverpool Garston
[E] Conservative hold
TVN FortescueConservative24,71654.37%
WH WaldronLabour20,74645.63%

Electorate: 66,678; Turnout: 68.18%;
Majority: 3,970 (8.73%)


Liverpool Kirkdale
[E] Labour hold
JA DunnLabour19,23359.27%
NA PannellConservative13,21940.73%

Electorate: 49,429; Turnout: 65.65%;
Majority: 6,014 (18.53%)


Liverpool Scotland
[E] Labour hold
WH AlldrittLabour14,24472.11%
RH MorrisConservative4,73023.95%
TE CassinCommunist779 3.94%

Electorate: 38,176; Turnout: 51.74%;
Majority: 9,514 (48.16%)


Liverpool Toxteth
[E] Labour hold
R CrawshawLabour16,48856.60%
BM KeefeConservative12,64343.40%

Electorate: 44,261; Turnout: 65.82%;
Majority: 3,845 (13.20%)


Liverpool Walton
[E] Labour hold
ES HefferLabour20,95057.29%
KP ThompsonConservative15,61742.71%

Electorate: 51,373; Turnout: 71.18%;
Majority: 5,333 (14.58%)


Liverpool Wavertree
[E] Conservative hold
JDRT TilneyConservative19,17948.58%
R AshcroftLabour13,52934.27%
CE CarrLiberal6,77117.15%

Electorate: 55,631; Turnout: 70.97%;
Majority: 5,650 (14.31%)


Liverpool West Derby
[E] Labour hold
E OgdenLabour19,98856.88%
PWI ReesConservative15,15043.12%

Electorate: 51,948; Turnout: 67.64%;
Majority: 4,838 (13.77%)


Llanelli
[W] Labour hold
J GriffithsLabour33,67471.40%
JC PeelConservative7,14315.15%
P DaviesPlaid Cymru5,13210.88%
RE HitchonCommunist1,211 2.57%

Electorate: 61,868; Turnout: 76.23%;
Majority: 26,531 (56.26%)


London & Westminster - Cities of
[E] Conservative hold
JLE SmithConservative19,24254.72%
AJS PringleLabour12,34935.12%
TPM HoustonLiberal3,57610.17%

Electorate: 58,630; Turnout: 59.98%;
Majority: 6,893 (19.60%)


Londonderry
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
R Chichester-ClarkUlster Unionist34,72958.12%
P GormleyNationalist22,16737.10%
N GillespieRepublican2,860 4.79%

Electorate: 78,191; Turnout: 76.42%;
Majority: 12,562 (21.02%)


Loughborough
[E] Labour hold
JD CroninLabour22,93550.16%
R EltonConservative16,91136.99%
BS StratfordLiberal5,87512.85%

Electorate: 55,583; Turnout: 82.26%;
Majority: 6,024 (13.18%)


Louth
[E] Conservative hold
C OsborneConservative19,97746.37%
R BrumbyLabour15,88536.87%
EI MarshallLiberal7,22216.76%

Electorate: 57,946; Turnout: 74.35%;
Majority: 4,092 (9.50%)


Lowestoft
[E] Conservative hold
JML PriorConservative24,06346.03%
MD CornishLabour23,70545.34%
DR CromeLiberal4,513 8.63%

Electorate: 62,881; Turnout: 83.14%;
Majority: 358 (0.68%)


Ludlow
[E] Conservative hold
JE MooreConservative19,60354.87%
JW GilbertLabour16,12345.13%

Electorate: 48,370; Turnout: 73.86%;
Majority: 3,480 (9.74%)


Luton
[E] Labour hold
W HowieLabour23,06948.76%
CFC SimeonsConservative20,60543.55%
TH DanielsLiberal3,049 6.44%
APJ ChaterCommunist586 1.24%

Electorate: 59,725; Turnout: 79.21%;
Majority: 2,464 (5.21%)

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