UK General Election results 1970

18th June 1970
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Barking — BeckenhamBedford — Billericay
Barking
[E] Labour hold
TEN DribergLabour21,09769.38%
GE PattieConservative9,30930.62%

Electorate: 49,363; Turnout: 61.60%;; Majority: 11,788 (38.77%)


Barkston Ash
[E] Conservative hold
MJH AlisonConservative35,19859.60%
EK GrimeLabour23,86140.40%

Electorate: 78,127; Turnout: 75.59%;
Majority: 11,337 (19.20%)


Barnet
[E] Conservative hold
R MaudlingConservative26,84552.29%
JEM BakerLabour18,16635.38%
JDO HenchleyLiberal6,32912.33%

Electorate: 71,828; Turnout: 71.48%;
Majority: 8,679 (16.90%)


Barnsley
[E] Labour hold
R MasonLabour34,95664.79%
R GodberConservative10,81120.04%
JH DossettLiberal8,18615.17%

Electorate: 75,743; Turnout: 71.23%;
Majority: 24,145 (44.75%)


Barons Court
[E] Labour hold
IS RichardLabour13,37448.02%
RE BrumConservative12,26944.06%
SHJA KnottLiberal2,2067.92%

Electorate: 41,401; Turnout: 67.27%;
Majority: 1,105 (3.97%)


Barrow in Furness
[E] Labour hold
AE BoothLabour22,40056.09%
HD MillerConservative17,53643.91%

Electorate: 54,198; Turnout: 73.69%;
Majority: 4,864 (12.18%)


Barry
[W] Conservative hold
HR GowerConservative31,95753.76%
J AllisonLabour23,28639.17%
EO WilliamsPlaid Cymru4,2007.07%

Electorate: 75,049; Turnout: 79.21%;
Majority: 8,671 (14.59%)


Basingstoke
[E] Conservative hold
DB MitchellConservative35,13850.94%
DV CarterLabour25,66437.20%
RA MusselwhiteLiberal8,18311.86%

Electorate: 91,958; Turnout: 75.02%;
Majority: 9,474 (13.73%)


Bassetlaw
[E] Labour hold
JW AshtonLabour28,95954.87%
JT LesterConservative20,69839.21%
MH Haydon-BaillieLiberal3,1255.92%

Electorate: 69,049; Turnout: 76.44%;
Majority: 8,261 (15.65%)


Bath
[E] Conservative hold
EJ BrownConservative22,34448.96%
DW YoungLabour16,49336.14%
RH CrowtherLiberal5,95713.05%
G YoungInd8401.84%

Electorate: 59,194; Turnout: 77.09%;
Majority: 5,851 (12.82%)


Batley & Morley
[E] Labour hold
ADD BroughtonLabour23,02450.41%
D ThompsonConservative15,75334.49%
P WrigleyLiberal6,89315.09%

Electorate: 63,086; Turnout: 72.39%;
Majority: 7,271 (15.92%)


Battersea North
[E] Labour hold
DPT JayLabour11,62165.51%
AV BradburyConservative4,92727.77%
HMG SmallboneLiberal1,0125.70%
D WelshCommunist1791.01%

Electorate: 30,226; Turnout: 58.69%;
Majority: 6,694 (37.74%)


Battersea South
[E] Labour hold
EG PerryLabour10,92549.54%
IN SamuelConservative9,22741.84%
R BenadLiberal1,1835.36%
T LambNational Front7163.25%

Electorate: 34,687; Turnout: 63.57%;
Majority: 1,698 (7.70%)


Bebington
[E] Conservative gain
EP CockeramConservative31,26050.59%
E BrooksLabour30,53549.41%

Electorate: 81,913; Turnout: 75.44%;
Majority: 725 (1.17%)


Beckenham
[E] Conservative hold
PC GoodhartConservative30,76357.83%
IG BingLabour13,03124.50%
PA GoldingLiberal9,40417.68%

Electorate: 77,459; Turnout: 68.68%;
Majority: 17,732 (33.33%)

Bedford
[E] Conservative gain
THH SkeetConservative26,33050.52%
BS ParkynLabour21,05140.39%
AW ButcherLiberal4,7409.09%

Electorate: 67,414; Turnout: 77.31%;
Majority: 5,279 (10.13%)


Bedfordshire Mid
[E] Conservative hold
SLE HastingsConservative29,67052.51%
DF HarrowellLabour19,03533.69%
JP ChristianLiberal7,79913.80%

Electorate: 73,116; Turnout: 77.28%;
Majority: 10,635 (18.82%)


Bedfordshire South
[E] Conservative gain
WD MadelConservative38,08548.73%
GE RobertsLabour33,10742.36%
G ShocketLiberal6,9568.90%

Electorate: 101,284; Turnout: 77.16%;
Majority: 4,978 (6.37%)


Bedwellty
[W] Labour hold
NG KinnockLabour28,07874.56%
P MarlandConservative5,79915.40%
CM DaveyPlaid Cymru3,78010.04%

Electorate: 49,157; Turnout: 76.61%;
Majority: 22,279 (59.16%)


Belfast East
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
SR McMasterUlster Unionist26,77859.46%
D BleakleyNI Labour18,25940.54%

Electorate: 59,610; Turnout: 75.55%;
Majority: 8,519 (18.92%)


Belfast North
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
WS MillsUlster Unionist28,66848.45%
J SharkeyNI Labour18,89431.93%
W BeattieProtestant Unionist11,17318.88%
J McKeagueInd Unionist4410.75%

Electorate: 75,823; Turnout: 78.04%;
Majority: 9,774 (16.52%)


Belfast South
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
R PounderUlster Unionist27,52370.41%
J CoulthardNI Labour11,56729.59%

Electorate: 57,152; Turnout: 68.40%;
Majority: 15,956 (40.82%)


Belfast West
[N] Republican Labour hold
G FittRepublican Labour30,64952.75%
B McRobertsUlster Unionist27,45147.25%

Electorate: 68,777; Turnout: 84.48%;
Majority: 3,198 (5.50%)


Belper
[E] Conservative gain
DG Stewart-SmithConservative35,75751.53%
GA BrownLabour33,63348.47%

Electorate: 86,642; Turnout: 80.09%;
Majority: 2,124 (3.06%)


Bermondsey
[E] Labour hold
RJ MellishLabour13,90876.92%
GHJ NicholsonConservative4,17223.08%

Electorate: 34,174; Turnout: 52.91%;
Majority: 9,736 (53.85%)


Berwick & East Lothian
[S] Labour hold
JP MackintoshLabour21,10745.58%
JDM HardieConservative20,46644.20%
DRF SimpsonScottish Nationalist4,73510.23%

Electorate: 55,326; Turnout: 83.70%;
Majority: 641 (1.38%)


Berwick upon Tweed
[E] Conservative hold
ACF LambtonConservative15,55850.66%
RN WareingLabour8,41327.39%
AJ BeithLiberal6,74121.95%

Electorate: 41,731; Turnout: 73.60%;
Majority: 7,145 (23.26%)


Bethnal Green
[E] Labour hold
WS HiltonLabour15,48364.24%
OS HenriquesConservative5,58723.18%
WO SmedleyLiberal3,03012.57%

Electorate: 47,830; Turnout: 50.39%;
Majority: 9,905 (41.06%)


Bexley
[E] Conservative hold
ERG HeathConservative27,07553.00%
JC CartwrightLabour19,01737.23%
E HarrisonLiberal3,2226.31%
EJRL HeathInd9381.84%
MP ConeyInd Conservative8331.63%

Electorate: 67,062; Turnout: 76.18%;
Majority: 8,058 (15.77%)


Billericay
[E] Conservative gain
RA McCrindleConservative47,71952.16%
E MoonmanLabour43,76547.84%

Electorate: 123,297; Turnout: 74.20%;
Majority: 3,954 (4.32%)

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