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
Tottenham — Wandsworth PutneyWandsworth Streatham — West Ham South
Tottenham
[E] Labour hold
N AtkinsonLabour17,36761.28%
LT SimmondsConservative10,97538.72%

Electorate: 51,295; Turnout: 55.25%;
Majority: 6,392 (22.55%)


Truro
[E] Conservative hold
PJS DixonConservative24,89449.29%
RC CussLabour16,68433.04%
M SteedLiberal8,92317.67%

Electorate: 65,995; Turnout: 76.52%;
Majority: 8,210 (16.26%)


Twickenham
[E] Conservative hold
TFH JesselConservative28,57154.42%
JHW GrantLabour16,95032.29%
DK RebakLiberal6,51612.41%
R FranklinInd4620.88%

Electorate: 74,038; Turnout: 70.91%;
Majority: 11,621 (22.14%)


Tynemouth
[E] Conservative hold
I WardConservative30,77351.36%
JH BeechamLabour23,92739.93%
R TurnerLiberal5,2218.71%

Electorate: 79,000; Turnout: 75.85%;
Majority: 6,846 (11.43%)


Uxbridge
[E] Conservative gain
C CurranConservative23,41449.35%
J RyanLabour19,76841.66%
R GoodallLiberal4,2658.99%

Electorate: 63,305; Turnout: 74.95%;
Majority: 3,646 (7.68%)


Wakefield
[E] Labour hold
W HarrisonLabour27,35258.08%
D SmithConservative15,66833.27%
BN SeearLiberal4,0718.64%

Electorate: 64,817; Turnout: 72.65%;
Majority: 11,684 (24.81%)


Wallasey
[E] Conservative hold
AE MarplesConservative24,28344.99%
CJ WellsLabour21,17239.22%
DJ EvansLiberal5,57710.33%
JD HillAnti-Common Market2,9465.46%

Electorate: 72,097; Turnout: 74.87%;
Majority: 3,111 (5.76%)


Wallsend
[E] Labour hold
WE GarrettLabour39,06561.31%
EM WhiteConservative24,65038.69%

Electorate: 85,888; Turnout: 74.18%;
Majority: 14,415 (22.62%)


Walsall North
[E] Labour hold
WT WellsLabour27,54357.06%
AJL BarnesConservative20,12841.70%
D BrayfordCommunist5971.24%

Electorate: 72,185; Turnout: 66.87%;
Majority: 7,415 (15.36%)


Walsall South
[E] Conservative hold
HJ d'Avigdor-GoldsmidConservative35,54559.50%
GS ReaLabour24,19640.50%

Electorate: 81,883; Turnout: 72.96%;
Majority: 11,349 (19.00%)


Walthamstow East
[E] Conservative hold
RMC McNair-WilsonConservative14,26046.69%
JE TomlinsonLabour13,73244.97%
DG KirklandLiberal2,5478.34%

Electorate: 43,099; Turnout: 70.86%;
Majority: 528 (1.73%)


Walthamstow West
[E] Labour gain
EP DeakinsLabour12,47254.45%
FJ SylvesterConservative7,87034.36%
IW RoxboroughLiberal2,56411.19%

Electorate: 35,166; Turnout: 65.14%;
Majority: 4,602 (20.09%)


Wandsworth Central
[E] Labour hold
TM CoxLabour19,77654.02%
FPA McLaughlinConservative16,83045.98%

Electorate: 58,537; Turnout: 62.53%;
Majority: 2,946 (8.05%)


Wandsworth Clapham
[E] Conservative gain
WJM SheltonConservative16,59349.76%
DT PittLabour13,47340.40%
EG ThwaitesLiberal2,9828.94%
FE SimpkinsSPGB2200.66%
WG BoaksInd800.24%

Electorate: 53,005; Turnout: 62.91%;
Majority: 3,120 (9.36%)


Wandsworth Putney
[E] Labour hold
HG JenkinsLabour25,16247.64%
J WakehamConservative23,76845.00%
G BroughtonLiberal3,8877.36%

Electorate: 76,722; Turnout: 68.84%;
Majority: 1,394 (2.64%)

Wandsworth Streatham
[E] Conservative hold
D SandysConservative19,21554.15%
AS WardLabour13,59338.30%
D DelaneyLiberal2,6807.55%

Electorate: 53,205; Turnout: 66.70%;
Majority: 5,622 (15.84%)


Wanstead & Woodford
[E] Conservative hold
CPF JenkinConservative20,06561.15%
AP BarkerLabour8,52225.97%
RH HoskinsLiberal4,22412.87%

Electorate: 48,485; Turnout: 67.67%;
Majority: 11,543 (35.18%)


Warrington
[E] Labour hold
WT WilliamsLabour20,97064.29%
AB GoochConservative11,64735.71%

Electorate: 50,045; Turnout: 65.18%;
Majority: 9,323 (28.58%)


Warwick & Leamington
[E] Conservative hold
DG SmithConservative36,99463.40%
JT WatkinsonLabour21,35536.60%

Electorate: 80,363; Turnout: 72.61%;
Majority: 15,639 (26.80%)


Watford
[E] Labour hold
RH TuckLabour19,69845.71%
DW ClarkeConservative19,62245.53%
CG WatkinsLiberal3,7788.77%

Electorate: 57,126; Turnout: 75.44%;
Majority: 76 (0.18%)


Wednesbury
[E] Labour hold
JT StonehouseLabour23,99853.78%
DM HarmanConservative20,62746.22%

Electorate: 65,453; Turnout: 68.18%;
Majority: 3,371 (7.55%)


Wellingborough
[E] Conservative hold
PD FryConservative27,45952.24%
JH MannLabour25,10747.76%

Electorate: 64,625; Turnout: 81.34%;
Majority: 2,352 (4.47%)


Wells
[E] Conservative hold
RT BoscawenConservative25,10649.60%
FR ThompsonLabour16,33532.27%
WFJ PinchingLiberal9,17418.13%

Electorate: 65,437; Turnout: 77.35%;
Majority: 8,771 (17.33%)


Wembley North
[E] Conservative hold
EE BullusConservative18,34553.42%
KW ChilderhouseLabour11,91634.70%
JR KingsburyLiberal4,08311.89%

Electorate: 47,684; Turnout: 72.02%;
Majority: 6,249 (18.72%)


Wembley South
[E] Conservative hold
RS RussellConservative16,57853.63%
MN ElliottLabour14,33646.37%

Electorate: 44,866; Turnout: 68.90%;
Majority: 2,242 (7.25%)


West Bromwich
[E] Labour hold
MA FoleyLabour23,41255.23%
G HawkinsConservative18,97644.77%

Electorate: 68,286; Turnout: 62.07%;
Majority: 4,436 (10.47%)


Westbury
[E] Conservative hold
DM WaltersConservative26,52450.31%
J McLarenLabour17,41333.03%
RG OtterLiberal8,78116.66%

Electorate: 67,684; Turnout: 77.89%;
Majority: 9,111 (17.28%)


Western Isles
[S] Scottish Nationalist gain
DJ StewartScottish Nationalist6,56843.12%
MK MacmillanLabour5,84238.35%
RM MacLeodConservative2,82218.53%

Electorate: 23,533; Turnout: 64.73%;
Majority: 726 (4.77%)


West Ham North
[E] Labour hold
AWJ LewisLabour17,66463.17%
WJ ShearmanConservative7,13025.50%
B McCarthyLiberal3,16711.33%

Electorate: 55,565; Turnout: 50.32%;
Majority: 10,534 (37.67%)


West Ham South
[E] Labour hold
FE JonesLabour18,89977.71%
BC BalcombConservative5,42222.29%

Electorate: 49,794; Turnout: 48.84%;
Majority: 13,477 (55.41%)

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