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
Edinburgh Leith — ExeterEye — Gainsborough
Edinburgh Leith
[S] Labour hold
RK MurrayLabour12,06646.29%
WA ElliottConservative10,68240.98%
MG ThomsonScottish Nationalist1,8277.01%
J SheinLiberal1,4905.72%

Electorate: 35,653; Turnout: 73.11%;
Majority: 1,384 (5.31%)


Edinburgh North
[S] Conservative hold
E of DalkeithConservative13,00552.85%
RF CookLabour9,12737.09%
CA DowLiberal2,47510.06%

Electorate: 35,128; Turnout: 70.05%;
Majority: 3,878 (15.76%)


Edinburgh Pentlands
[S] Conservative hold
NR WylieConservative21,82946.11%
EGF StewartLabour18,64639.38%
D ClarkeLiberal4,0558.56%
AWS RaeScottish Nationalist2,8145.94%

Electorate: 61,563; Turnout: 76.90%;
Majority: 3,183 (6.72%)


Edinburgh South
[S] Conservative hold
AMC HutchisonConservative19,85148.12%
J HendersonLabour15,07136.53%
RH GuildLiberal3,4698.41%
DJ StevensonScottish Nationalist2,8616.94%

Electorate: 55,752; Turnout: 73.99%;
Majority: 4,780 (11.59%)


Edinburgh West
[S] Conservative hold
JA StodartConservative26,86449.23%
G FoulkesLabour19,52335.78%
DCE GorrieLiberal4,4678.19%
MM GibsonScottish Nationalist3,7116.80%

Electorate: 72,799; Turnout: 74.95%;
Majority: 7,341 (13.45%)


Edmonton
[E] Labour hold
AH AlbuLabour20,62649.06%
EP HubbardConservative18,48143.96%
G LongleyLiberal2,9376.99%

Electorate: 63,277; Turnout: 66.44%;
Majority: 2,145 (5.10%)


Enfield East
[E] Labour hold
J MackieLabour16,43351.02%
TET WestonConservative12,40338.51%
AA StowellLiberal3,37310.47%

Electorate: 48,303; Turnout: 66.68%;
Majority: 4,030 (12.51%)


Enfield West
[E] Conservative hold
IN MacleodConservative21,85857.90%
HC KingLabour9,89626.22%
JF BurnettLiberal4,82012.77%
K TaylorNational Front1,1753.11%

Electorate: 53,032; Turnout: 71.18%;
Majority: 11,962 (31.69%)


Epping
[E] Conservative hold
NB TebbitConservative43,61551.52%
AS NewensLabour41,04048.48%

Electorate: 115,543; Turnout: 73.27%;
Majority: 2,575 (3.04%)


Epsom
[E] Conservative hold
PAG RawlinsonConservative35,54161.41%
EG WilsonLabour12,76722.06%
PH BillennessLiberal9,56316.52%

Electorate: 79,959; Turnout: 72.38%;
Majority: 22,774 (39.35%)


Erith & Crayford
[E] Labour hold
AJ WellbelovedLabour23,01255.90%
HJ JacksonConservative18,15844.10%

Electorate: 57,763; Turnout: 71.27%;
Majority: 4,854 (11.79%)


Esher
[E] Conservative hold
DCM MatherConservative37,72761.83%
RS ScorerLabour14,44923.68%
GH KahanLiberal8,84514.50%

Electorate: 84,762; Turnout: 71.99%;
Majority: 23,278 (38.15%)


Essex South East
[E] Conservative hold
BR BraineConservative41,58957.70%
DW EdwardsLabour23,68432.86%
CH BohlingLiberal6,8119.45%

Electorate: 100,307; Turnout: 71.86%;
Majority: 17,905 (24.84%)


Eton & Slough
[E] Labour hold
J LestorLabour24,10349.24%
N LawsonConservative21,43643.80%
P NaylorLiberal3,4076.96%

Electorate: 62,941; Turnout: 77.76%;
Majority: 2,667 (5.45%)


Exeter
[E] Conservative gain
JG HannamConservative21,68045.02%
GP DunwoodyLabour20,40942.38%
DJ MorrishLiberal6,07212.61%

Electorate: 59,420; Turnout: 81.05%;
Majority: 1,271 (2.64%)

Eye
[E] Conservative hold
JH HarrisonConservative26,09952.41%
RE ManleyLabour17,73535.62%
IL SeniorLiberal5,96211.97%

Electorate: 63,739; Turnout: 78.12%;
Majority: 8,364 (%16.80)


Falmouth & Cambourne
[E] Conservative gain
WD MuddConservative21,47744.53%
JEO DunwoodyLabour19,95441.37%
AGST DaveyLiberal5,84312.11%
R JenkinMebyon Kernow9601.99%

Electorate: 62,048; Turnout: 77.74%;
Majority: 1,523 (3.16%)


Farnham
[E] Conservative hold
MV MacmillanConservative25,11356.87%
PMO StonhamLiberal10,17823.05%
LGR PinchenLabour8,87020.09%

Electorate: 60,008; Turnout: 73.59%;
Majority: 8,992 (33.82%)


Farnworth
[E] Labour hold
JFH RoperLabour29,39258.48%
IA JohnstonConservative20,86741.52%

Electorate: 69,554; Turnout: 72.26%;
Majority: 8,525 (16.96%)


Faversham
[E] Conservative gain
RD MoateConservative29,91453.40%
TG BostonLabour26,10346.60%

Electorate: 71,730; Turnout: 78.09%;
Majority: 3,811 (6.80%)


Feltham
[E] Labour hold
RW KerrLabour21,56152.46%
BL WallisConservative16,00638.94%
GR KingLiberal3,5368.60%

Electorate: 60,336; Turnout: 68.12%;
Majority: 5,555 (13.51%)


Fermanagh & South Tyrone
[N] Unity gain
F McManusUnity32,83751.13%
M of HamiltonUlster Unionist31,39048.87%

Electorate: 69,763; Turnout: 92.06%;
Majority: 1,447 (2.25%)


Fife East
[S] Conservative hold
JE GilmourConservative21,61954.57%
H EwingLabour9,75624.63%
J BraidScottish Nationalist4,66611.78%
WRS PickardLiberal3,5779.03%

Electorate: 53,258; Turnout: 74.39%;
Majority: 11,863 (29.94%)


Fife West
[S] Labour hold
WW HamiltonLabour29,92961.07%
G McLaughlanConservative12,83726.19%
J HallidayScottish Nationalist5,38610.99%
AD McMillanCommunist8551.74%

Electorate: 66,028; Turnout: 74.22%;
Majority: 17,092 (34.88%)


Finchley
[E] Conservative hold
M ThatcherConservative25,48053.77%
ML FreemanLabour14,29530.17%
GD MitchellLiberal7,61416.07%

Electorate: 72,569; Turnout: 65.30%;
Majority: 11,185 (23.60%)


Flintshire East
[W] Labour hold
SB JonesLabour24,22746.07%
RM AymesConservative20,14538.30%
DO DiamondLiberal5,88811.20%
G HughesPlaid Cymru2,3324.43%

Electorate: 64,833; Turnout: 81.12%;
Majority: 4,082 (7.76%)


Flintshire West
[W] Conservative hold
AJC MeyerConservative20,99946.46%
JG EvansLabour13,65530.21%
DM ThomasLiberal7,43716.45%
AO JonesPlaid Cymru3,1086.88%

Electorate: 58,076; Turnout: 77.83%;
Majority: 7,344 (16.25%)


Folkestone & Hythe
[E] Conservative hold
AP CostainConservative27,03164.33%
NA HymanLabour13,77232.77%
HW ButtonInd1,2192.90%

Electorate: 61,072; Turnout: 68.81%;
Majority: 13,259 (31.55%)


Fulham
[E] Labour hold
RMM StewartLabour16,31255.01%
IA MactaggartConservative12,80743.19%
MP ArrowsmithInd4211.42%
R MoodyAnti-Election1120.38%

Electorate: 43,114; Turnout: 68.78%;
Majority: 3,505 (11.82%)


Fylde North
[E] Conservative hold
W CleggConservative33,66768.85%
RW HillLabour15,23531.15%

Electorate: 71,632; Turnout: 68.27%;
Majority: 18,432 (37.69%)


Fylde South
[E] Conservative hold
EL GardnerConservative39,45963.62%
D MahonLabour13,35421.53%
A ThomsonLiberal9,21414.85%

Electorate: 85,295; Turnout: 72.72%;
Majority: 26,105 (42.09%)


Gainsborough
[E] Conservative hold
MR KimballConservative22,16350.19%
MP TracyLabour14,45432.73%
R BlackmoreLiberal7,54317.08%

Electorate: 59,172; Turnout: 74.63%;
Majority: 7,709 (17.46%)

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