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
Sheffield Attercliffe — Southampton ItchenSouthampton Test — Stirlingshire West
Sheffield Attercliffe
[E] Labour hold
AEP DuffyLabour26,48269.60%
PM SanthouseConservative10,98628.87%
PH SimsInd5811.53%

Electorate: 59,985; Turnout 63.43%;
Majority: 15,496 (40.73%)


Sheffield Brightside
[E] Labour hold
E GriffithsLabour23,94172.16%
A H NewtonConservative8,57225.84%
G AshberryCommunist6652.00%

Electorate: 53,516; Turnout: 62.00%;
Majority: 15,369 (46.32%)


Sheffield Hallam
[E] Conservative hold
JH OsbornConservative25,13461.32%
AH BroadleyLabour12,88431.43%
P SinghLiberal2,9727.25%

Electorate: 58,762; Turnout 69.76%;
Majority: 12,250 (29.89%)


Sheffield Heeley
[E] Conservative gain
JD SpenceConservative27,95047.05%
FO HooleyLabour27,23745.85%
AJ SingletonLiberal4,2207.10%

Electorate: 80,953; Turnout 73.38%;
Majority: 713 (1.20%)


Sheffield Hillsborough
[E] Labour hold
G DarlingLabour18,77562.13%
CI PatnickConservative11,44537.87%

Electorate: 46,524; Turnout 64.96%;
Majority: 7,330 (24.26%)


Sheffield Park
[E] Labour hold
FW MulleyLabour23,30275.26%
RT RentonConservative7,02422.69%
C MortonCommunist6372.06%

Electorate: 52,969; Turnout 58.45%;
Majority: 16,278 (52.57%)


Shipley
[E] Conservative hold
JM FoxConservative20,93850.37%
N FreeLabour16,16138.88%
AM MicklemLiberal4,46810.75%

Electorate: 50,435; Turnout 82.42%;
Majority: 4,777 (11.49%)


Shoreditch & Finsbury
[E] Labour hold
RW BrownLabour14,47466.89%
RE SimsConservative7,16633.11%

Electorate: 44,436; Turnout 48.70%;
Majority: 7,308 (33.77%)


Shrewsbury
[E] Conservative hold
JA Langford-HoltConservative22,61953.87%
PA KentLabour13,41331.94%
IR BrodieLiberal5,96014.19%

Electorate: 57,441; Turnout 73.10%;
Majority: 9,206 (21.92%)


Skipton
[E] Conservative hold
GB DraysonConservative20,81751.32%
K TargettLabour12,01129.61%
JYL BurnsLiberal7,73319.07%

Electorate: 51,607; Turnout 78.60%;
Majority: 8,806 (21.71%)


Smethwick
[E] Labour hold
AMW FauldsLabour16,07752.21%
BB RathboneConservative13,96845.36%
M GuptaLiberal7472.43%

Electorate: 45,246; Turnout 68.05%;
Majority: 2,109 (6.85%)


Solihull
[E] Conservative hold
WP GrieveConservative37,75664.29%
D GrayLabour13,18122.44%
RA DavisLiberal7,79513.27%

Electorate: 81,419; Turnout 72.14%;
Majority: 24,575 (41.84%)


Somerset North
[E] Conservative hold
AP DeanConservative38,97558.09%
JT MitchardLabour28,12141.91%

Electorate: 84,866; Turnout 79.06%;
Majority: 10,854 (16.18%)


Southall
[E] Labour hold
SJ BidwellLabour19,38953.67%
KG ReevesConservative15,16641.98%
J ShawNational Front1,5724.35%

Electorate: 56,034; Turnout 64.47%;
Majority: 4,223 (11.69%)


Southampton Itchen
[E] Speaker hold
HM KingSpeaker29,41767.17%
E BrayNational Democrat9,58121.88%
BH PhillipsInd4,79410.95%

Electorate: 80,963; Turnout 54.09%;
Majority: 19,836 (45.30%)

Southampton Test
[E] Conservative gain
SJA HillConservative24,66047.54%
RC MitchellLabour22,85844.07%
JR WallisLiberal4,3498.38%

Electorate: 70,732; Turnout 73.33%;
Majority: 1,802 (3.47%)


Southend East
[E] Conservative hold
SJ McAddenConservative24,02558.47%
PR ClyneLabour17,06541.53%

Electorate: 57,726; Turnout 71.18%;
Majority: 6,960 (16.94%)


Southend West
[E] Conservative hold
HPG ChannonConservative29,30460.05%
M BurstinLabour12,41925.45%
JH BarnettLiberal7,07714.50%

Electorate: 69,022; Turnout 70.70%;
Majority: 16,885 (34.60%)


Southgate
[E] Conservative hold
AG BerryConservative22,96360.74%
RB BastinLabour9,38924.84%
GJ BridgeLiberal5,45114.42%

Electorate: 55,913; Turnout 67.61%;
Majority: 13,574 (35.91%)


Southport
[E] Conservative hold
WI PercivalConservative22,95050.21%
R FearnLiberal13,80930.21%
BT GeorgeLabour8,95019.58%

Electorate: 64,806; Turnout 70.53%;
Majority: 9,141 (20.00%)


South Shields
[E] Labour hold
A BlenkinsopLabour30,19160.20%
J McKeeConservative19,96039.80%

Electorate: 75,129; Turnout 66.75%;
Majority: 10,231 (20.40%)


Southwark
[E] Labour hold
RJ GunterLabour16,83467.33%
J GordonConservative7,04028.16%
E HumeCommunist1,1284.51%

Electorate: 51,878; Turnout 48.19%;
Majority: 9,794 (39.17%)


Sowerby
[E] Labour hold
ALND HoughtonLabour16,58343.83%
WG BurmanConservative16,11442.59%
DT ShuttLiberal5,13713.58%

Electorate: 50,072; Turnout 75.56%;
Majority: 469 (1.24%)


Spelthorne
[E] Conservative hold
HE AtkinsConservative27,26654.21%
PL CheneyLabour18,23936.26%
RH LonglandLiberal4,7929.53%

Electorate: 68,664; Turnout 73.25%;
Majority: 9,027 (17.95%)


Stafford & Stone
[E] Conservative hold
HCPJ FraserConservative30,05654.84%
MJK StanworthLabour20,38037.19%
W WilliamsLiberal4,3707.97%

Electorate: 74,701; Turnout 73.37%;
Majority: 9,676 (17.66%)


Stalybridge & Hyde
[E] Labour hold
T PendryLabour22,22647.38%
JE RogersonConservative19,37741.31%
R CookeLiberal5,30311.31%

Electorate: 63,908; Turnout: 73.40%;
Majority: 2,849 (6.07%)


Stepney
[E] Labour hold
PD ShoreLabour18,99374.83%
H GreenwayConservative4,92219.39%
S KayeCommunist1,4685.78%

Electorate: 56,519; Turnout 44.91%;
Majority: 14,071 (55.43%)


Stirling & Falkirk
[S] Labour hold
M MacPhersonLabour22,98450.73%
DR AndersonConservative15,75434.77%
I MurrayScottish Nationalist6,57114.50%

Electorate: 62,425; Turnout 72.58%;
Majority: 7,230 (15.96%)


Stirlingshire East & Clackmannan
[S] Labour hold
RC DouglasLabour23,72950.71%
J FairlieConservative13,17828.16%
ICH MacdonaldScottish Nationalist7,24315.48%
RE BellLiberal2,6405.64%

Electorate: 61,877; Turnout 75.62%;
Majority: 10,551 (22.55%)


Stirlingshire West
[S] Labour hold
W BaxterLabour18,88448.89%
J GlenConservative11,46529.68%
RD McIntyreScottish Nationalist8,27921.43%

Electorate: 48,934; Turnout 78.94%;
Majority: 7,419 (19.21%)

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