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
Doncaster — Dundee WestDunfermline — Edinburgh East
Doncaster
[E] Labour hold
H WalkerLabour22,65850.65%
P DaviesConservative19,43143.43%
T BladesLiberal2,6485.92%

Electorate: 59,811; Turnout: 74.80%;
Majority: 3,227 (7.21%)


Don Valley
[E] Labour hold
R KelleyLabour42,49669.47%
TWG JacksonConservative18,67330.53%

Electorate: 83,730; Turnout: 73.06%;
Majority: 23,823 (38.95%)


Dorking
[E] Conservative hold
GE SinclairConservative25,39359.03%
WJ FahyLabour10,52324.46%
JA BakerLiberal7,10316.51%

Electorate: 58,973; Turnout: 72.95%;
Majority: 14,870 (34.57%)


Dorset North
[E] Conservative hold
DP JamesConservative28,47157.88%
PG WatkinsLiberal12,09524.59%
HR WhiteLabour8,62617.54%

Electorate: 62,693; Turnout: 78.46%;
Majority: 16,376 (33.29%)


Dorset South
[E] Conservative hold
EM KingConservative27,58052.06%
RG MayLabour20,71639.10%
K SearbyLiberal4,6808.83%

Electorate: 67,073; Turnout: 78.98%;
Majority: 6,864 (12.96%)


Dorset West
[E] Conservative hold
KSDW DigbyConservative21,08154.15%
G SakwaLabour10,53627.06%
A PercivalLiberal7,31418.79%

Electorate: 50,716; Turnout: 76.76%;
Majority: 10,545 (27.09%)


Dover
[E] Conservative gain
PWI ReesConservative30,10351.41%
DH EnnalsLabour28,45448.59%

Electorate: 72,670; Turnout: 80.58%;
Majority: 1,649 (2.82%)


Down North
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
JA KilfedderUlster Unionist55,67968.97%
K YoungNI Labour14,24617.65%
JR NixonInd Unionist6,4087.94%
R McGladderyInd3,3214.11%
H Simmons-GoodingLiberal1,0761.33%

Electorate: 120,788; Turnout: 66.84%;
Majority: 41,433 (51.32%)


Down South
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
LPS OrrUlster Unionist34,89454.25%
H GoldingNational Unity21,67633.70%
JG QuinnLiberal7,74712.05%

Electorate: 86,963; Turnout: 73.96%;
Majority: 13,218 (20.55%)


Dudley
[E] Labour gain
JW GilbertLabour29,49950.29%
WD WilliamsConservative29,16349.71%

Electorate: 81,569; Turnout: 71.92%;
Majority: 336 (0.57%)


Dulwich
[E] Labour hold
SC SilkinLabour20,14547.18%
PBB MayhewConservative19,25045.09%
ANH BlackburnLiberal3,3017.73%

Electorate: 66,338; Turnout: 64.36%;
Majority: 895 (2.10%)


Dumfries
[S] Conservative hold
HSP MonroConservative24,66153.12%
RD DonnellyLabour15,55533.50%
JHD GairScottish Nationalist6,21113.38%

Electorate: 60,980; Turnout: 76.13%;
Majority: 9,106 (19.61%)


Dunbartonshire East
[S] Labour hold
H McCartneyLabour32,52744.64%
JSB HendersonConservative26,97237.01%
G MurrayScottish Nationalist8,25711.33%
JG BrownLiberal3,4604.75%
J ReidCommunist1,6562.27%

Electorate: 93,873; Turnout: 77.63%;
Majority: 5,555 (7.62%)


Dunbartonshire West
[S] Labour hold
I CampbellLabour23,00950.90%
W AdamsConservative16,78337.13%
RO CampbellScottish Nationalist5,41411.98%

Electorate: 58,005; Turnout: 77.93%;
Majority: 6,226 (13.77%)


Dundee East
[S] Labour hold
GM ThomsonLabour22,63048.34%
JA StewartConservative19,83242.36%
I MacAulayScottish Nationalist4,1818.93%
EG MacfarlaneAnti-war Radical1760.38%

Electorate: 61,625; Turnout: 75.97%;
Majority: 2,798 (5.98%)


Dundee West
[S] Labour hold
PM DoigLabour26,27151.54%
JA PayneConservative19,44938.16%
JA ShepherdScottish Nationalist4,4418.71%
H McLeavyCommunist8091.59%

Electorate: 66,835; Turnout: 76.26%;
Majority: 6,822 (13.38%)

Dunfermline
[S] Labour hold
A HunterLabour21,53257.06%
IC KirkwoodConservative12,08632.03%
JA CookScottish Nationalist3,6579.69%
J NeilsonCommunist4621.22%

Electorate: 51,026; Turnout: 73.96%;
Majority: 9,446 (25.03%)


Durham
[E] Labour hold
WM HughesLabour33,76666.90%
E GreenwoodConservative16,70733.10%

Electorate: 68,886; Turnout: 73.27%;
Majority: 17,059 (33.80%)


Durham North West
[E] Labour hold
E ArmstrongLabour24,24569.60%
AE PageConservative10,59030.40%

Electorate: 47,817; Turnout: 72.85%;
Majority: 13,655 (39.20%)


Ealing North
[E] Labour hold
WJ MolloyLabour23,45950.34%
JW BarterConservative23,13949.66%

Electorate: 64,159; Turnout: 72.63%;
Majority: 320 (0.69%)


Ealing South
[E] Conservative hold
BCC BatsfordConservative19,32654.98%
C RofeLabour12,04234.26%
GD SmithLiberal3,78410.76%

Electorate: 53,779; Turnout: 65.36%;
Majority: 7,284 (20.72%)


Easington
[E] Labour hold
JD DormandLabour33,41879.80%
WMH SpicerConservative8,45720.20%

Electorate: 60,441; Turnout: 69.28%;
Majority: 24,961 (59.61%)


Eastbourne
[E] Conservative hold
CS TaylorConservative30,29648.80%
S TerrellLiberal23,30837.55%
CG AbleyLabour8,47513.65%

Electorate: 84,272; Turnout: 73.67%;
Majority: 6,988 (11.26%)


East Grinstead
[E] Conservative hold
G Johnson SmithConservative38,35961.16%
DCB SmithersLiberal12,34319.68%
AL BanksLabour12,01419.16%

Electorate: 86,537; Turnout: 72.47%;
Majority: 26,016 (41.48%)


East Ham North
[E] Labour hold
RE PrenticeLabour11,55759.91%
N MacFarlaneConservative7,73540.09%

Electorate: 36,731; Turnout: 52.52%;
Majority: 3,822 (19.81%)


East Ham South
[E] Labour hold
AE OramLabour13,63861.88%
CM JacksonConservative8,40238.12%

Electorate: 39,996; Turnout: 55.11%;
Majority: 5,236 (23.76%)


Eastleigh
[E] Conservative hold
DEC PriceConservative30,30051.03%
RTF FlachLabour22,24837.47%
CJ ClaytonLiberal6,82511.50%

Electorate: 75,710; Turnout: 78.42%;
Majority: 8,052 (13.56%)


Ebbw Vale
[W] Labour hold
MM FootLabour21,81772.39%
A DonaldsonLiberal4,37114.50%
ES JenkinsConservative2,1467.12%
D BaskervillePlaid Cymru1,8055.99%

Electorate: 38,496; Turnout: 78.29%;
Majority: 17,446 (57.89%)


Eccles
[E] Labour hold
L Carter-JonesLabour23,91355.59%
R BoysonConservative18,45842.91%
T KeenanCommunist6431.49%

Electorate: 59,212; Turnout: 72.64%;
Majority: 5,455 (12.68%)


Edinburgh Central
[S] Labour hold
T OswaldLabour9,56146.16%
ML RifkindConservative8,00038.62%
C MooreScottish Nationalist1,6668.04%
A OliverLiberal1,4867.17%

Electorate: 31,385; Turnout: 66.00%;
Majority: 1,561 (7.54%)


Edinburgh East
[S] Labour hold
GS StrangLabour22,17151.87%
N GowConservative16,65738.97%
HB DavidsonScottish Nationalist3,5028.19%
I SwanCommunist4130.97%

Electorate: 57,435; Turnout: 74.42%;
Majority: 5,514 (12.90%)

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