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
Lewes — Liverpool WavertreeLiverpool West Derby — Manchester Exchange
Lewes
[E] Conservative hold
TVH BeamishConservative33,59258.34%
Q BarryLabour14,90425.88%
M HoltLiberal9,08315.77%

Electorate: 79,103; Turnout: 72.79%;
Majority: 18,688 (32.46%)


Lewisham North
[E] Labour hold
RD MoyleLabour18,23551.45%
HRL SamuelConservative17,20848.55%

Electorate: 51,747; Turnout: 68.49%;
Majority: 1.027 (2.90%)


Lewisham South
[E] Labour hold
CA JohnsonLabour19,21757.02%
GL DixonConservative13,66540.55%
D HartInd8212.44%

Electorate: 51,271; Turnout: 65.74%;
Majority: 5,552 (16.47%)


Lewisham West
[E] Conservative gain
JS GummerConservative19,67650.98%
JMY DickensLabour18,91649.02%

Electorate: 56,704; Turnout: 68.06%;
Majority: 760 (1.97%)


Leyton
[E] Labour hold
PC Gordon WalkerLabour23,38656.64%
RC BuxtonConservative17,90643.36%

Electorate: 66,610; Turnout: 61.99%;
Majority: 5,480 (13.27%)


Lichfield & Tamworth
[E] Conservative gain
JA d'Avigdor-GoldsmidConservative31,72451.99%
TJ PittLabour29,29848.01%

Electorate: 82,257; Turnout: 74.18%;
Majority: 1,976 (3.98%)


Lincoln
[E] Labour hold
D TaverneLabour20,09051.03%
RT AlexanderConservative15,34038.97%
GT BladesInd3,93710.00%

Electorate: 52,902; Turnout: 74.41%;
Majority: 4,750 (12.07%)


Liverpool Edge Hill
[E] Labour hold
AJ IrvineLabour14,75257.72%
M HowardConservative10,80442.28%

Electorate: 43,566; Turnout: 58.66%;
Majority: 3,948 (15.45%)


Liverpool Exchange
[E] Labour hold
R ParryLabour12,99570.59%
AG PhillipsConservative4,63825.20%
R O'HaraCommunist7754.21%

Electorate: 34,421; Turnout: 53.48%;
Majority: 8,357 (45.40%)


Liverpool Garston
[E] Conservative hold
TVN FortescueConservative28,38156.95%
CJ SmithLabour21,45643.51%

Electorate: 75,818; Turnout: 65.73%;
Majority: 6,925 (13.90%)


Liverpool Kirkdale
[E] Labour hold
JA DunnLabour17,67856.49%
MP TinneConservative13,61543.51%

Electorate: 49,136; Turnout: 63.69%;
Majority: 4,063 (12.98%)


Liverpool Scotland
[E] Labour hold
WH AlldrittLabour11,07474.75%
RH MorrisConservative3,74025.25%

Electorate: 29,212; Turnout: 50.71%;
Majority: 7,334 (49.51%)


Liverpool Toxteth
[E] Labour hold
R CrawshawLabour15,27654.37%
BM KeefeConservative12,82045.63%

Electorate: 45,123; Turnout: 62.27%;
Majority: 2,456 (8.74%)


Liverpool Walton
[E] Labour hold
ES HefferLabour20,53056.01%
J NortonConservative16,12443.99%

Electorate: 53,911; Turnout: 67.99%;
Majority: 4,406 (12.02%)


Liverpool Wavertree
[E] Conservative hold
JD TilneyConservative19,12746.62%
CE CarrLiberal11,65028.39%
G WoodburnLabour10,25324.99%

Electorate: 59,271; Turnout: 69.22%;
Majority: 7,477 (18.22%)

Liverpool West Derby
[E] Labour hold
E OgdenLabour22,32457.32%
MA LathamConservative16,61942.68%

Electorate: 60,546; Turnout: 64.32%;
Majority: 5,705 (14.65%)


Llanelli
[W] Labour hold
DJD DaviesLabour31,39862.80%
CR JamesPlaid Cymru8,38716.77%
MA JonesConservative5,77711.55%
D LewisLiberal3,8347.67%
RE HitchonCommunist6031.21%

Electorate: 64,650; Turnout: 77.34%;
Majority: 23,011 (46.02%)


Londonderry
[N] Ulster Unionist hold
R Chichester-ClarkUlster Unionist39,14153.10%
E McAteerNational Unity27,00636.64%
E McCannDerry Labour7,56510.26%

Electorate: 90,422; Turnout: 81.52%;
Majority: 12,135 (16.46%)


Loughborough
[E] Labour hold
JD CroninLabour22,80645.37%
R EltonConservative22,27244.31%
JM MokrzyckiLiberal5,18510.32%

Electorate: 63,715; Turnout: 78.89%;
Majority: 534 (1.06%)


Louth
[E] Conservative hold
JH ArcherConservative25,65953.08%
J MurrayLabour16,40333.93%
J AdamsLiberal6,27912.99%

Electorate: 67,540; Turnout: 71.57%;
Majority: 9,256 (19.15%)


Lowestoft
[E] Conservative hold
JML PriorConservative28,84250.69%
DA BakerLabour23,31940.98%
DR CromeLiberal4,7378.33%

Electorate: 72,320; Turnout: 78.68%;
Majority: 5,523 (9.71%)


Ludlow
[E] Conservative hold
JE MoreConservative22,10454.78%
D NagingtonLabour12,80031.72%
CR OddieLiberal5,44413.49%

Electorate: 55,066; Turnout: 73.27%;
Majority: 9,304 (23.06%)


Luton
[E] Conservative gain
CFC SimeonsConservative23,30850.99%
W HowieLabour21,95948.04%
AJP ChaterCommunist4470.98%

Electorate: 62,476; Turnout: 73.17%;
Majority: 1,349 (2.95%)


Macclesfield
[E] Conservative hold
AV HarveyConservative29,02352.09%
BS JeudaLabour18,57133.33%
RM HammondLiberal8,12414.58%

Electorate: 72,965; Turnout: 76.36%;
Majority: 10,452 (18.76%)


Maidstone
[E] Conservative hold
JJ WellsConservative31,31651.37%
KM GrahamLabour18,47330.31%
S BlowLiberal11,16718.32%

Electorate: 84,525; Turnout: 72.12%;
Majority: 12,843 (21.07%)


Maldon
[E] Conservative hold
ABC HarrisonConservative29,22950.60%
SMA HaselerLabour22,95739.75%
JRC BealeLiberal5,5749.65%

Electorate: 72,430; Turnout: 79.75%;
Majority: 6,272 (10.86%)


Manchester Ardwick
[E] Labour hold
GB KaufmanLabour13,72856.14%
IK PaleyConservative10,72643.86%

Electorate: 40,841; Turnout: 59.88%;
Majority: 3,002 (12.28%)


Manchester Blackley
[E] Labour hold
PB RoseLabour21,43753.23%
AM MaguireConservative18,83846.77%

Electorate: 57,967; Turnout: 69.48%;
Majority: 2,599 (6.45%)


Manchester Cheetham
[E] Labour hold
NH LeverLabour10,91264.11%
TR ArnoldConservative6,11035.89%

Electorate: 30,490; Turnout: 55.83%;
Majority: 4,802 (28.21%)


Manchester Exchange
[E] Labour hold
WD GriffithsLabour8,23468.53%
WJ LoftusConservative3,34127.81%
GE SpencerInd4403.66%

Electorate: 21,074; Turnout: 57.01%;
Majority: 4,893 (40.72%)

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