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
Guildford — HastingsHayes & Harlington — Hitchin
Guildford
[E] Conservative hold
DAR HowellConservative27,20355.37%
PB SmithLabour13,10826.68%
MJ WaltonLiberal8,82217.96%

Electorate: 68,219; Turnout: 72.02%;
Majority: 14,095 (28.69%)


Hackney Central
[E] Labour hold
SC DavisLabour17,38064.44%
KS LightwoodConservative9,33934.63%
A QureshiInd2520.93%

Electorate: 53,120; Turnout: 50.77%;
Majority: 8,041 (29.81%)


Halifax
[E] Labour hold
S SummerskillLabour24,02649.33%
GA TurnerConservative23,82848.93%
A GrahamILP8471.74%

Electorate: 66,253; Turnout: 73.51%;
Majority: 198 (0.41%)


Haltemprice
[E] Conservative hold
PHB WallConservative30,04253.61%
CM DentonLabour15,86228.31%
SC HaywoodLiberal10,12918.08%

Electorate: 74,901; Turnout: 74.81%;
Majority: 14,180 (25.31%)


Hamilton
[S] Labour gain
A WilsonLabour25,43152.95%
W EwingScottish Nationalist16,84935.08%
JR HarperConservative5,45511.36%
H TaylorInd Scottish Labour2950.61%

Electorate: 60,182; Turnout: 79.81%;
Majority: 8,582 (17.87%)


Hammersmith North
[E] Labour hold
F TomneyLabour16,14562.67%
BHIH StewartConservative9,61537.33%

Electorate: 41,520; Turnout: 62.04%;
Majority: 6,530 (25.35%)


Hampstead
[E] Conservative gain
G FinsbergConservative21,26446.63%
BCG WhitakerLabour20,79045.59%
JHR CalmannLiberal3,5507.78%

Electorate: 71,949; Turnout: 63.38%;
Majority: 474 (1.04%)


Harborough
[E] Conservative hold
JA FarrConservative44,93356.35%
J MarshallLabour25,72832.26%
WEH PickardLiberal9,07911.39%

Electorate: 103,381; Turnout: 77.13%;
Majority: 19,205 (24.08%)


Harrogate
[E] Conservative hold
JE RamsdenConservative26,16759.76%
W GreavesLiberal8,82520.15%
B HellowellLabour8,79720.09%

Electorate: 62,617; Turnout: 69.93%;
Majority: 17,342 (39.60%)


Harrow Central
[E] Conservative hold
JA GrantConservative16,52550.24%
AR JudgeLabour12,56138.19%
AHJ MillerLiberal3,44910.49%
S CarterInd3581.09%

Electorate: 45,910; Turnout: 71.65%;
Majority: 3,964 (12.05%)


Harrow East
[E] Conservative gain
HJM DykesConservative19,51751.00%
RD RoebuckLabour15,49640.49%
MD ColneLiberal3,1858.32%
G CrampInd720.19%

Electorate: 50,395; Turnout: 75.94%;
Majority: 4,021 (10.51%)


Harrow West
[E] Conservative hold
AJ PageConservative24,86759.53%
TPC DanielLabour11,46227.44%
JF SmithLiberal5,44013.02%

Electorate: 57,418; Turnout: 72.75%;
Majority: 13,405 (32.09%)


The Hartlepools
[E] Labour hold
EL LeadbitterLabour27,70457.85%
RM MarshallConservative20,18842.15%

Electorate: 64,403; Turnout: 74.36%;
Majority: 7,516 (15.69%)


Harwich
[E] Conservative hold
JE RidsdaleConservative32,75453.52%
AW PhillipsLabour19,92332.56%
TE DaleLiberal8,51913.92%

Electorate: 82,198; Turnout: 74.45%;
Majority: 12,831 (20.97%)


Hastings
[E] Conservative hold
KR WarrenConservative20,36450.61%
CB KissenLabour13,54933.67%
PM ShieldsLiberal6,32415.72%

Electorate: 55,297; Turnout: 72.77%;
Majority: 6,815 (16.94%)

Hayes & Harlington
[E] Labour hold
AM SkeffingtonLabour19,19257.65%
AW PotierConservative13,72841.24%
P PinkCommunist3721.12%

Electorate: 49,609; Turnout: 67.11%;
Majority: 5,464 (16.41%)


Hemel Hempstead
[E] Conservative hold
JH AllasonConservative40,41751.98%
PA FletcherLabour28,06736.10%
AJ WilsonLiberal9,27411.93%

Electorate: 99,561; Turnout: 78.10%;
Majority: 12,350 (15.88%)


Hemsworth
[E] Labour hold
A BeaneyLabour40,01380.76%
MC TuckerConservative9,53419.24%

Electorate: 68,916; Turnout: 71.89%;
Majority: 30,479 (61.52%)


Hendon North
[E] Conservative hold
JM GorstConservative18,19249.29%
AAM IrvineLabour15,01340.68%
MG CassLiberal3,70410.04%

Electorate: 52,021; Turnout: 70.95%;
Majority: 3,179 (8.61%)


Hendon South
[E] Conservative hold
PJM ThomasConservative18,90151.65%
GF DimsonLabour12,71234.74%
L YoungLiberal4,98113.61%

Electorate: 55,560; Turnout: 65.86%;
Majority: 6,189 (16.91%)


Henley
[E] Conservative hold
JA HayConservative33,45253.41%
MJ DenbyLabour19,31030.83%
AW GilesLiberal8,90714.22%
D BrunnerAnti-Common Market9601.53%

Electorate: 84,618; Turnout: 74.01%;
Majority: 14,142 (22.58%)


Hereford
[E] Conservative hold
JD Gibson-WattConservative22,01153.20%
GD PurnellLabour14,41034.83%
TR CrowtherLiberal4,95311.97%

Electorate: 56,389; Turnout: 73.37%;
Majority: 7,601 (18.37%)


Hertford
[E] Conservative hold
Ld BalneilConservative36,49452.58%
Y SieveLabour26,92438.79%
J MellingLiberal5,9948.64%

Electorate: 88,900; Turnout: 78.08%;
Majority: 9,570 (13.79%)


Hertfordshire East
[E] Conservative hold
DC Walker-SmithConservative37,66854.74%
MS ThomasLabour23,60134.30%
D WalshLiberal7,53810.96%

Electorate: 93,597; Turnout: 73.51%;
Majority: 14,067 (20.44%)


Hertfordhire South West
[E] Conservative hold
GJM LongdenConservative32,66150.32%
BJ GrocottLabour24,21437.31%
JWS JarrettLiberal7,48911.54%
R SkiltonResidents5420.84%

Electorate: 85,786; Turnout: 75.66%;
Majority: 8,447 (13.01%)


Heston & Isleworth
[E] Conservative hold
BJ HayhoeConservative21,58055.96%
GJ SamuelLabour16,98144.04%

Electorate: 53,902; Turnout: 71.54%;
Majority: 4,599 (11.93%)


Hexham
[E] Conservative hold
AGF RipponConservative24,51651.96%
JE MillerLabour16,64535.28%
D CoganLiberal6,02112.76%

Electorate: 62,650; Turnout: 75.31%;
Majority: 7,871 (16.68%)


Heywood & Royton
[E] Labour hold
J BarnettLabour25,08145.70%
I MacgregorConservative24,17844.06%
FJ BeethamLiberal5,62010.24%

Electorate: 72,084; Turnout: 76.13%;
Majority: 903 (1.65%)


High Peak
[E] Conservative gain
S Le MarchantConservative19,55843.72%
PM JacksonLabour18,05440.36%
DI WrigleyLiberal7,11915.92%

Electorate: 55,362; Turnout: 80.80%;
Majority: 1,504 (3.36%)


Hitchin
[E] Labour hold
SVTB WilliamsLabour40,93248.53%
RN LuceConservative37,25844.18%
T WillisLiberal6,1487.29%

Electorate: 109,704; Turnout: 76.88%;
Majority: 3,674 (4.36%)

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