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
Bradford East — Bristol North EastBristol North West — Caithness & Sutherland
Bradford East
[E] Labour hold
E LyonsLabour17,34666.17%
CJ BarrConservative8,20831.31%
G MusaLiberal6602.52%

Electorate: 40,485; Turnout: 64.75%;
Majority: 9,138 (34.86%)


Bradford North
[E] Labour hold
BT FordLabour20,14152.11%
WHP LaycockConservative18,51147.89%

Electorate: 52,344; Turnout: 73.84%;
Majority: 1,630 (4.22%)


Bradford South
[E] Labour hold
TW TorneyLabour20,98545.93%
JDW BottomleyConservative19,00941.61%
G DunkerleyLiberal5,69412.46%

Electorate: 63,443; Turnout: 72.01%;
Majority: 1,976 (4.32%)


Bradford West
[E] Conservative gain
JAD WilkinsonConservative20,47551.95%
CN HaseldineLabour18,93648.05%

Electorate: 53,371; Turnout: 73.84%;
Majority: 1,539 (3.91%)


Brecon & Radnor
[W] Labour hold
CE RoderickLabour18,73643.42%
GJJ NealeConservative13,89232.20%
GW HowellsLiberal8,16918.93%
WG JenkinsPlaid Cymru2,3495.44%

Electorate: 52,694; Turnout: 81.88%;
Majority: 4,844 (11.23%)


Brentford & Chiswick
[E] Labour hold
MCJ BarnesLabour14,05150.93%
OC WrightConservative13,53849.07%

Electorate: 37,709; Turnout: 73.16%;
Majority: 513 (1.86%)


Bridgwater
[E] Conservative hold
TJ KingConservative26,68552.35%
RJ BillingtonLabour18,22435.75%
PM O'LoughlinLiberal6,06611.90%

Electorate: 66,140; Turnout: 77.07%;
Majority: 8,461 (16.60%)


Bridlington
[E] Conservative hold
RF WoodConservative25,05358.14%
HA ClarkeLabour11,54626.79%
T SilverwoodLiberal6,49515.07%

Electorate: 62,780; Turnout: 68.64%;
Majority: 13,507 (31.34%)


Brierley Hill
[E] Conservative hold
WF MontgomeryConservative43,44060.63%
TS PritchardLabour28,20339.37%

Electorate: 97,759; Turnout: 73.29%;
Majority: 15,237 (21.27%)


Brigg
[E] Labour hold
EL MallalieuLabour31,43453.38%
AH SpokesConservative27,44946.62%

Electorate: 87,166; Turnout: 67.55%;
Majority: 3,985 (6.77%)


Brighouse & Spenborough
[E] Conservative gain
GW ProudfootConservative22,95346.25%
GC JacksonLabour22,89446.13%
GH ManleyLiberal3,7817.62%

Electorate: 61,616; Turnout: 80.54%;
Majority: 59 (0.12%)


Brighton Kemptown
[E] Conservative gain
A BowdenConservative24,20849.26%
DH HobdenLabour21,10542.94%
OC MoxonLiberal3,8337.80%

Electorate: 65,574; Turnout: 74.95%;
Majority: 3,103 (6.31%)


Brighton Pavilion
[E] Conservative hold
J AmeryConservative24,36561.93%
F TonksLabour13,77135.00%
GE ThomasInd1,2053.06%

Electorate: 59,150; Turnout: 66.51%;
Majority: 10,594 (26.93%)


Bristol Central
[E] Labour hold
AMF PalmerLabour12,37551.40%
JRE TaylorConservative9,13037.92%
A RiderLiberal2,56910.67%

Electorate: 36,090; Turnout: 66.71%;
Majority: 3,245 (13.48%)


Bristol North East
[E] Conservative gain
RJ AdleyConservative23,25450.50%
RFH DobsonLabour22,79249.50%

Electorate: 63,847; Turnout: 72.12%;
Majority: 462 (1.00%)

Bristol North West
[E] Conservative gain
M McLarenConservative24,12447.56%
J EllisLabour23,07545.49%
HJ StevensLiberal3,2996.50%
WE WilliamsCommunist2270.45%

Electorate: 64,913; Turnout: 78.14%;
Majority: 1,049 (2.07%)


Bristol South
[E] Labour hold
MFL CocksLabour24,68261.80%
DFJ HuntConservative15,25438.20%

Electorate: 61,441; Turnout: 65.00%;
Majority: 9,428 (23.61%)


Bristol South East
[E] Labour hold
ANW BennLabour29,17655.40%
NG ReeceConservative23,48844.60%

Electorate: 73,034; Turnout: 72.11%;
Majority: 5,688 (10.80%)


Bristol West
[E] Conservative hold
RG CookeConservative20,11060.22%
DL BlackmanLabour8,17524.48%
RGR StaceyLiberal5,10815.30%

Electorate: 50,334; Turnout: 66.34%;
Majority: 11,935 (35.74%)


Bromley
[E] Conservative hold
JL HuntConservative22,36459.36%
JF SpellarLabour9,32824.76%
DEA CroweLiberal5,98215.88%

Electorate: 54,396; Turnout: 69.26%;
Majority: 13,036 (34.60%)


Bromsgrove
[E] Conservative hold
JCG DanceConservative37,54458.47%
TAG DavisLabour26,67041.53%

Electorate: 83,932; Turnout: 76.51%;
Majority: 10,874 (16.93%)


Buckingham
[E] Conservative gain
WR BenyonConservative28,08847.50%
IR MaxwellLabour25,56743.24%
JM CornwallLiberal5,4759.26%

Electorate: 72,262; Turnout: 81.83%;
Majority: 2,521 (4.26%)


Buckinghamshire South
[E] Conservative hold
RM BellConservative40,03958.66%
K DavisonLabour16,46524.12%
IM FowlerLiberal11,75017.22%

Electorate: 93,824; Turnout: 72.75%;
Majority: 23,574 (34.54%)


Burnley
[E] Labour hold
D JonesLabour24,20056.95%
J BirchConservative14,84634.94%
G BrownbillLiberal3,4468.11%

Electorate: 56,086; Turnout: 75.76%;
Majority: 13,873 (22.01%)


Burton
[E] Conservative hold
JC JenningsConservative27,42854.32%
RG TrumanLabour23,06345.68%

Electorate: 66,790; Turnout: 75.60%;
Majority: 4,365 (8.65%)


Bury & Radcliffe
[E] Conservative gain
MM FidlerConservative29,79652.84%
DV HuntLabour26,59247.16%

Electorate: 74,576; Turnout: 75.61%;
Majority: 3,204 (5.68%)


Bury St Edmunds
[E] Conservative hold
EW GriffithsConservative36,68861.17%
CJV SeagerLabour23,28638.83%

Electorate: 77,665; Turnout: 77.22%;
Majority: 13,402 (22.35%)


Caernarfon
[W] Labour hold
GO RobertsLabour13,62740.12%
R LewisPlaid Cymru11,33133.36%
KJ SmithConservative6,81220.06%
JA WilliamsLiberal2,1956.46%

Electorate: 41,593; Turnout: 81.66%;
Majority: 2,296 (6.76%)


Caerphilly
[W] Labour hold
AF EvansLabour24,97261.82%
PJS WilliamsPlaid Cymru11,50528.48%
PN PriceConservative3,9179.70%

Electorate: 51,741; Turnout: 78.07%;
Majority: 13,467 (33.34%)


Caithness & Sutherland
[S] Labour hold
RAR MacLennonLabour8,76836.76%
GY MackieLiberal6,06325.42%
JM YoungConservative5,33422.36%
DG BarrScottish Nationalist3,69015.47%

Electorate: 28,736; Turnout: 83.01%;
Majority: 2,705 (11.34%)

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