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
Stockport North — SurbitonSurrey East — Totnes
Stockport North
[E] Conservative gain
IW OwenConservative18,13246.00%
A GregoryLabour17,26143.79%
S CollierLiberal4,02210.20%

Electorate: 52,684; Turnout: 74.81%;
Majority: 871 (2.21%)


Stockport South
[E] Labour hold
M OrbachLabour16,74746.47%
C HowsonConservative14,67940.73%
T JonesLiberal4,61312.80%

Electorate: 49,173; Turnout: 73.29%;
Majority: 2,068 (5.74%)


Stockton on Tees
[E] Labour hold
WT RodgersLabour22,28354.87%
PV RadfordConservative17,96044.22%
E JonesCommunist3690.91%

Electorate: 55,564; Turnout: 73.09%;
Majority: 4,323 (10.64%)


Stoke Newington & Hackney North
[E] Labour hold
D WeitzmanLabour20,44662.84%
JR BoastConservative11,29834.72%
M GoldmanCommunist7932.44%

Electorate: 64,980; Turnout: 50.07%;
Majority: 9,148 (28.12%)


Stoke on Trent Central
[E] Labour hold
RB CantLabour18,75862.56%
E AshleyConservative11,22737.44%

Electorate: 59,941; Turnout: 50.02%;
Majority: 7,531 (25.12%)


Stoke on Trent North
[E] Labour hold
JS ForresterLabour20,64266.19%
JS HeathConservative10,54233.81%

Electorate: 58,898; Turnout: 52.95%;
Majority: 10,100 (32.39%)


Stoke on Trent South
[E] Labour hold
J AshleyLabour20,77060.24%
RJ AppsConservative13,34438.70%
SJ LomasCommunist3641.06%

Electorate: 68,064; Turnout: 50.66%;
Majority: 7,426 (21.54%)


Stratford
[E] Conservative hold
AEU MaudeConservative28,10658.08%
PE TombsLabour11,39323.54%
DR BruceLiberal8,89518.38%

Electorate: 65,327; Turnout: 74.08%;
Majority: 16,713 (34.54%)


Stretford
[E] Conservative gain
WS ChurchillConservative28,62953.77%
EA DaviesLabour24,61446.23%

Electorate: 71,062; Turnout: 74.92%;
Majority: 4,015 (7.54%)


Stroud
[E] Conservative hold
JA KershawConservative27,08951.07%
RD WheatleyLabour19,15836.12%
DM DaviesLiberal6,79912.82%

Electorate: 66,081; Turnout: 80.27%;
Majority: 7,931 (14.95%)


Sudbury & Woodbridge
[E] Conservative hold
KM StaintonConservative32,39354.57%
B OrrissLabour19,82933.41%
EM WheelerLiberal7,13612.02%

Electorate: 78,250; Turnout: 75.86%;
Majority: 12,564 (21.17%)


Sunderland North
[E] Labour hold
FT WilleyLabour25,77960.63%
JM Reay-SmithConservative16,73839.37%

Electorate: 60,975; Turnout: 69.73%;
Majority: 9,041 (21.26%)


Sunderland South
[E] Labour hold
GAT BagierLabour26,84056.43%
DA OrdeConservative20,72243.57%

Electorate: 67,875; Turnout: 70.07%;
Majority: 6,118 (12.86%)


Surbiton
[E] Conservative hold
NTL FisherConservative17,35951.72%
RD Kerr-WallerLabour10,46931.19%
CF GreenLiberal4,02712.00%
E ScrutyInd Powell Conservative1,7065.08%

Electorate: 47,706; Turnout: 70.35%;
Majority: 6,890 (20.53%)

Surrey East
[E] Conservative hold
WG ClarkConservative35,77361.99%
PW MeyerLiberal11,74920.36%
MD SimmonsLabour10,18617.65%

Electorate: 78,965; Turnout: 73.08%;
Majority: 24,024 (41.63%)


Sutton & Cheam
[E] Conservative hold
RC SharplesConservative23,95758.09%
J DowsettLabour11,26127.31%
NDM McGeorgeLiberal6,02314.60%

Electorate: 61,050; Turnout: 67.55%;
Majority: 12,696 (30.78%)


Sutton Coldfield
[E] Conservative hold
GW LloydConservative36,77457.40%
PM TebbuttLabour18,13428.30%
LA KingLiberal9,16314.30%

Electorate: 92,742; Turnout: 69.09%;
Majority: 18,640 (29.09%)


Swansea East
[W] Labour hold
N McBrideLabour28,18368.53%
MJ MurphyConservative8,19119.92%
DR EvansPlaid Cymru4,18810.18%
WR JonesCommunist5631.37%

Electorate: 58,653; Turnout: 70.12%;
Majority: 19,992 (48.61%)


Swansea West
[W] Labour hold
AJ WilliamsLabour24,62250.21%
JEH ReesConservative21,38443.61%
GR ap GwentPlaid Cymru3,0336.18%

Electorate: 64,745; Turnout: 75.74%;
Majority: 3,238 (6.60%)


Swindon
[E] Labour gain
DL StoddartLabour25,73155.52%
CJE WardConservative20,15543.49%
J GradwellCommunist4560.98%

Electorate: 61,385; Turnout: 75.49%;
Majority: 5,576 (12.03%)


Taunton
[E] Conservative hold
EDL du CannConservative26,15853.55%
S MamaLabour17,82336.48%
G O'DonnellLiberal4,8719.97%

Electorate: 61,870; Turnout: 78.96%;
Majority: 8,335 (17.06%)


Tavistock
[E] Conservative hold
MRD HeseltineConservative25,84657.15%
MEB BanksLiberal10,39722.99%
HM LuscombeLabour8,98219.86%

Electorate: 59,941; Turnout: 75.45%;
Majority: 15,449 (34.16%)


Thirsk & Malton
[E] Conservative hold
RH TurtonConservative30,89266.86%
JR BradshawLabour15,30933.14%

Electorate: 63,863; Turnout: 72.34%;
Majority: 15,583 (33.73%)


Thurrock
[E] Labour hold
HJ DelargyLabour30,87455.75%
GFJ BrightConservative19,48635.18%
K FleetwoodLiberal5,0249.07%

Electorate: 84,337; Turnout: 65.67%;
Majority: 11,388 (20.56%)


Tiverton
[E] Conservative hold
RJ Maxwell-HyslopConservative24,68955.18%
R HewetsonLabour10,82324.19%
FJ SuterLiberal9,22920.63%

Electorate: 58,095; Turnout: 77.01%;
Majority: 13,866 (30.99%)


Tonbridge
[E] Conservative hold
RP HornbyConservative31,89053.19%
MM ColquhounLabour17,89729.85%
HE HillLiberal10,16716.96%

Electorate: 83,309; Turnout: 71.97%; Turnout: %;
Majority: 13,993 (23.34%)


Torquay
[E] Conservative hold
FM BennettConservative33,99655.63%
PST BryersLabour15,94826.10%
KP JenkinsLiberal11,16318.27%

Electorate: 82,894; Turnout: 73.72%;
Majority: 18,048 (29.54%)


Torrington
[E] Conservative hold
PM MillsConservative21,32854.03%
LA LaceyLiberal11,45529.02%
TK MarstonLabour6,69516.96%

Electorate: 48,903; Turnout: 80.73%;
Majority: 9,873 (25.01%)


Totnes
[E] Conservative hold
RL MawbyConservative31,51954.85%
R BlankLabour16,42928.59%
D PenhaligonLiberal9,51516.56%

Electorate: 74,944; Turnout: 76.67%;
Majority: 15,090 (26.26%)

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