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
Reigate — Rother ValleyRowley Regis & Tipton — St Pancras North
Reigate
[E] Conservative hold
JK Vaughan-MorganConservative24,16347.37%
JEA SamuelsLabour16,64932.64%
AA StowellLiberal10,19719.99%

Electorate: 63,687; Turnout: 80.09%;
Majority: 7,514 (14.73%)


Renfrewshire East
[S] Conservative hold
MBH AndersonConservative28,01753.17%
R LochrieLabour17,42633.07%
JW McHardyLiberal7,25213.76%

Electorate: 65,971; Turnout: 79.88%;
Majority: 10,591 (20.10%)


Renfrewshire West
[S] Labour hold
NF BuchanLabour23,84954.31%
RP PatonConservative20,06045.69%

Electorate: 53,796; Turnout: 81.62%;
Majority: 3,789 (8.63%)


Rhondda East
[W] Labour hold
GE DaviesLabour21,56777.41%
A PowellCommunist2,349 8.43%
G JamesPlaid Cymru2,088 7.49%
WKR RickettsConservative1,857 6.67%

Electorate: 35,509; Turnout: 78.46%;
Majority: 19,218 (68.98%)


Rhondda West
[W] Labour hold
IR ThomasLabour19,06076.12%
V DaviesPlaid Cymru2,172 8.67%
B Sandford-HillConservative1,955 7.81%
A TrueCommunist1,853 7.40%

Electorate: 31,189; Turnout: 80.28%;
Majority: 16,888 (67.44%)


Richmond (Surrey)
[E] Conservative hold
A RoyleConservative21,83149.50%
DG BoultonLabour15,60835.39%
PMT Sheldon-WilliamsLiberal6,66115.10%

Electorate: 55,534; Turnout: 79.41%;
Majority: 6,223 (14.11%)


Richmond (Yorks)
[E] Conservative hold
TPG KitsonConservative23,54156.62%
WP LisleLabour10,21024.56%
CKW SchellenbergLiberal7,82418.82%

Electorate: 58,315; Turnout: 71.29%;
Majority: 13,331 (32.06%)


Ripon
[E] Conservative hold
M Stoddart-ScottConservative17,35252.17%
M McGowanLabour8,60725.88%
RHH DuncanLiberal7,30121.95%

Electorate: 42,141; Turnout: 78.93%;
Majority: 8,745 (26.29%)


Rochdale
[E] Labour hold
J McCannLabour24,48152.39%
EGL CollinsConservative13,23928.33%
BN SeearLiberal9,00419.27%

Electorate: 59,176; Turnout: 78.96%;
Majority: 11,242 (24.06%)


Rochester & Chatham
[E] Labour hold
AP KerrLabour27,93852.09%
JMG CritchleyConservative25,69247.91%

Electorate: 68,661; Turnout: 78.11%;
Majority: 2,246 (4.19%)


Romford
[E] Labour hold
RJ LedgerLabour31,22157.41%
BJ HiggsConservative23,16042.59%

Electorate: 72,089; Turnout: 75.44%;
Majority: 8,061 (14.82%)


Ross & Cromarty
[S] Liberal hold
AR MackenzieLiberal7,34842.06%
WA RossLabour5,30430.36%
AJ CameronConservative4,82027.59%

Electorate: 24,530; Turnout: 71.23%;
Majority: 2,044 (11.70%)


Rossendale
[E] Labour hold
AWJ GreenwoodLabour21,09355.40%
CC BaillieuConservative16,98444.60%

Electorate: 47,357; Turnout: 80.40%;
Majority: 4,109 (10.79%)


Rotherham
[E] Labour hold
BK O'MalleyLabour27,40269.68%
ER CookeConservative11,92530.32%

Electorate: 57,229; Turnout: 68.72%;
Majority: 15,477 (39.35%)


Rother Valley
[E] Labour hold
D GriffithsLabour43,63476.82%
JM ClarkeConservative13,16723.18%

Electorate: 77,320; Turnout: 73.46%;
Majority: 30,467 (53.64%)

Rowley Regis & Tipton
[E] Labour hold
PK ArcherLabour27,26965.80%
DS AdamsConservative14,17534.20%

Electorate: 59,890; Turnout: 69.20%;
Majority: 13,094 (31.59%)


Roxburgh Selkirk & Peebles
[S] Liberal gain
DMS SteelLiberal20,60745.66%
IJ McIntyreConservative18,39640.76%
C LindsayLabour6,13113.58%

Electorate: 53,224; Turnout: 84.80%;
Majority: 2,211 (4.90%)


Rugby
[E] Labour gain
WG PriceLabour21,79750.01%
AR WiseConservative21,38849.08%
AS FrostSocial Credit397 0.91%

Electorate: 51,330; Turnout: 84.91%;
Majority: 409 (0.94%)


Ruislip Northwood
[E] Conservative hold
FP CrowderConservative20,73151.42%
PLN SmithLabour13,45533.38%
RA WalkerLiberal6,12815.20%

Electorate: 49,334; Turnout: 81.72%;
Majority: 7,276 (18.05%)


Runcorn
[E] Conservative hold
M CarlisleConservative21,47248.40%
MJE TaylorLabour16,29036.72%
TA MaherLiberal6,60614.89%

Electorate: 54,036; Turnout: 82.11%;
Majority: 5,182 (11.68%)


Rushcliffe
[E] Labour gain
AJ GardnerLabour25,62345.80%
M RedmayneConservative25,24345.12%
MJ SmithLiberal5,085 9.09%

Electorate: 65,493; Turnout: 85.43%;
Majority: 380 (0.68%)


Rutherglen
[S] Labour hold
JG MackenzieLabour18,62154.10%
JH YoungConservative13,60739.53%
A PeacockScottish National2,194 6.37%

Electorate: 40,870; Turnout: 84.22%;
Majority: 5,014 (14.57%)


Rutland & Stamford
[E] Conservative hold
K LewisConservative17,99153.39%
AV ButlerLabour15,70446.61%

Electorate: 43,419; Turnout: 77.60%;
Majority: 2,287 (6.79%)


Rye
[E] Conservative hold
BG IrvineConservative27,05658.60%
KG WellingsLiberal9,95721.57%
DR CollinsLabour9,15519.83%

Electorate: 60,965; Turnout: 75.73%;
Majority: 17,099 (37.04%)


Saffron Walden
[E] Conservative hold
PM KirkConservative20,44147.42%
SMA HaslerLabour17,17639.85%
FPD MooreLiberal5,48712.73%

Electorate: 52,221; Turnout: 82.54%;
Majority: 3,265 (7.57%)


St Albans
[E] Conservative hold
VH GoodhewConservative22,26047.70%
JK KyleLabour19,42841.63%
JJ WatesLiberal4,97710.67%

Electorate: 56,247; Turnout: 82.96%;
Majority: 2,832 (6.07%)


St Helens
[E] Labour hold
L SpriggsLabour33,32570.75%
CC FieldenConservative13,77629.25%

Electorate: 68,675; Turnout: 68.59%;
Majority: 19,549 (41.50%)


St Ives
[E] Conservative hold
JWF NottNat Lib & Conservative14,31241.34%
TFG JonesLabour10,71330.95%
JCT TrewinLiberal9,59327.71%

Electorate: 44,419; Turnout: 77.94%;
Majority: 3,599 (10.40%)


St Marylebone
[E] Conservative hold
Q HoggConservative17,44356.67%
C CooperLabour9,38230.48%
AWR CapelLiberal3,25810.58%
CN Frere-SmithAnti-Common Market445 1.45%
EJ MillerInd252 0.82%

Electorate: 47,294; Turnout: 65.08%;
Majority: 8,061 (26.19%)


St Pancras North
[E] Labour hold
K RobinsonLabour20,95164.18%
CJO MoorhouseConservative10,44031.98%
J NicolsonCommunist1,253 3.84%

Electorate: 51,468; Turnout: 63.43%;
Majority: 10,511 (32.20%)

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