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
Galloway — Glasgow ProvanGlasgow Scotstoun — Grimsby
Galloway
[S] Conservative hold
HJ BrewisConservative14,00350.28%
A DonaldsonScottish Nationalist5,72320.55%
D DouglasLabour5,66520.34%
CBH ScottLiberal2,4618.84%

Electorate: 38,687; Turnout: 71.99%;
Majority: 8,280 (29.73%)


Gateshead East
[E] Labour hold
B ConlanLabour28,52464.81%
PR WoodConservative15,48935.19%

Electorate: 62,231; Turnout 70.73%;
Majority: 13,035 (29.62%)


Gateshead West
[E] Labour hold
JR HoramLabour15,62268.07%
J O'SullivanConservative7,32831.93%

Electorate: 34,464; Turnout 66.59%;
Majority: 8,294 (36.14%)


Gillingham
[E] Conservative hold
FFA BurdenConservative25,81358.84%
RE beanLabour18,05741.16%

Electorate: 59,800; Turnout 73.36%;
Majority: 7,756 (17.68%)


Glasgow Bridgeton
[S] Labour hold
J BennettLabour11,05662.86%
R GavinConservative3,80121.61%
GEJ WallaceScottish Nationalist1,5508.81%
JTA GlassInd Protestant1,1806.71%

Electorate: 31,262; Turnout 56.26%;
Majority: 7,255 (41.25%)


Glasgow Cathcart
[S] Conservative hold
EM TaylorConservative29,09354.18%
DCH MackayLabour24,18845.04%
J McDonaghInd Labour4190.78%

Electorate: 72,155; Turnout 74.42%;
Majority: 4,905 (9.13%)


Glasgow Central
[S] Labour hold
T McMillanLabour7,93666.03%
G RennieConservative2,39419.92%
A McIntoshScottish Nationalist1,68814.05%

Electorate: 20,312; Turnout 59.17%;
Majority: 5,542 (46.11%)


Glasgow Craigton
[S] Labour hold
B MillanLabour20,87255.69%
W WoberConservative13,66136.45%
R EdwardsScottish Nationalist2,9467.86%

Electorate: 50,050; Turnout 74.88%;
Majority: 7,211 (19.24%)


Glasgow Gorbals
[S] Labour hold
FP McElhoneLabour10,26069.34%
W ShearerConservative3,07120.76%
T BradyScottish Nationalist1,0897.36%
JR KayCommunist3762.54%

Electorate: 24,786; Turnout 59.69%;
Majority: 7,189 (48.59%)


Glasgow Govan
[S] Labour hold
J RankinLabour13,44360.11%
GF BeltonConservative6,30128.17%
M GrieveScottish Nationalist2,29410.26%
T BiggamCommunist3261.46%

Electorate: 35,378; Turnout 63.21%;
Majority: 7,142 (31.94%)


Glasgow Hillhead
[S] Conservative hold
TGD GalbraithConservative14,67461.31%
V CableLabour7,30330.51%
G WotherspoonScottish Nationalist1,9578.18%

Electorate: 34,451; Turnout 69.47%;
Majority: 14,674 (30.80%)


Glasgow Kelvingrove
[S] Labour hold
MS MillerLabour6,10653.66%
RE DundasConservative5,27446.34%

Electorate: 18,935; Turnout 60.10%;
Majority: 832 (7.31%)


Glasgow Maryhill
[S] Labour hold
W HannanLabour18,92565.63%
AKR MurchisonConservative6,63823.02%
ACW AitkenScottish Nationalist3,27311.35%

Electorate: 45,221; Turnout 63.77%;
Majority: 12,287 (42.61%)


Glasgow Pollok
[S] Labour gain
J WhiteLabour19,31146.25%
E WrightConservative18,70844.81%
GA LeslieScottish Nationalist3,7338.94%

Electorate: 57,624; Turnout 72.46%;
Majority: 603 (1.44%)


Glasgow Provan
[S] Labour hold
HD BrownLabour25,86460.82%
DDM MastertonConservative11,88127.94%
W McRaeScottish Nationalist4,1819.83%
J JacksonCommunist6011.41%

Electorate: 65,066; Turnout 65.36%;
Majority: 13,983 (32.88%)

Glasgow Scotstoun
[S] Labour hold
WW SmallLabour26,49257.42%
MJ MountneyConservative14,48731.40%
A MitchellScottish Nationalist4,3139.35%
HD BoydCommunist8461.83%

Electorate: 65,586; Turnout: 70.35%;
Majority: 12,005 (26.02%)


Glasgow Shettleston
[S] Labour hold
M GalpernLabour17,84059.86%
A McCueConservative7,96926.74%
W LindsayScottish Nationalist3,99513.40%

Electorate: 46,899; Turnout 63.55%;
Majority: 9,871 (33.12%)


Glasgow Springburn
[S] Labour hold
R BuchananLabour14,96864.27%
J SorbieConservative4,57419.64%
WJ MortonScottish Nationalist3,32314.27%
N McLellanCommunist4231.82%

Electorate: 38,061; Turnout 61.19%;
Majority: 10,394 (44.63%)


Glasgow Woodside
[S] Labour hold
NG CarmichaelLabour10,78547.37%
VJ MacCollConservative9,45741.54%
DR RolloScottish Nationalist1,9128.40%
GR McKayInd Conservative6142.70%

Electorate: 35,711; Turnout 63.76%;
Majority: 1,328 (5.83%)


Gloucester
[E] Conservative gain
S OppenheimConservative21,83846.91%
J DiamondLabour20,77744.63%
JP HeppellLiberal3,9358.45%

Electorate: 61,229; Turnout 76.03%;
Majority: 1,061 (2.28%)


Gloucestershire South
[E] Conservative hold
FV CorfieldConservative35,04550.94%
MG DallingLabour26,06737.89%
A LambertLiberal7,68011.16%

Electorate: 87,572; Turnout 78.55%;
Majority: 8,978 (13.05%)


Gloucestershire West
[E] Labour hold
CW LoughlinLabour22,63746.10%
SHAF HopkinsConservative21,53043.85%
JA SvendsenLiberal4,93210.05%

Electorate: 63,740; Turnout 77.03%;
Majority: 1,107 (2.25%)


Goole
[E] Labour hold
G JegerLabour26,42460.22%
IR BloomerConservative17,45739.78%

Electorate: 63,164; Turnout 69.47%;
Majority: 8,967 (20.43%)


Gosport & Fareham
[E] Conservative hold
RFB BennettConservative39,23454.30%
JR SturgesLabour21,26229.43%
PI SmithLiberal11,75416.27%

Electorate: 100,742; Turnout 71.72%;
Majority: 17,972 (24.87%)


Gower
[W] Labour hold
I DaviesLabour26,48563.38%
MJ CarterConservative9,43522.58%
CG DaviesPlaid Cymru5,86914.04%

Electorate: 54,317; Turnout 76.94%;
Majority: 17,050 (40.80%)


Grantham
[E] Conservative hold
JB GodberConservative33,07058.67%
WF HigginsLabour23,29641.33%

Electorate: 73,728; Turnout 76.45%;
Majority: 9,774 (17.34%)


Gravesend
[E] Conservative gain
RL WhiteConservative29,92446.85%
AJ MurrayLabour28,71144.95%
MJ DunnLiberal5,2348.19%

Electorate: 84,111; Turnout 75.93%;
Majority: 1,213 (1.90%)


Greenock
[S] Labour hold
JD MabonLabour19,33453.72%
WTC RiddellLiberal16,10044.73%
AW MurrayCommunist5591.55%

Electorate: 47,441; Turnout 75.87%;
Majority: 3,234 (8.99%)


Greenwich
[E] Labour hold
RW MarshLabour20,80455.75%
JS ThomConservative13,19535.36%
P WylanLiberal3,3198.89%

Electorate: 56,831; Turnout 65.66%;
Majority: 7,609 (20.39%)


Grimsby
[E] Labour hold
CAR CrosslandLabour23,57152.52%
MF SpunginConservative17,46038.90%
DJ HardwidgeLiberal3,8508.58%

Electorate: 65,636; Turnout 68.38%;
Majority: 6,111 (13.62%)

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