UK General Election results February 1974

28th February 1974
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
City of London & Westminster South — CrosbyCroydon Central — Derbyshire North East
City of London & Westminster South
[E] Conservative hold
CS TugendhatConservative16,94553.17%
PJ TurnerLabour8,69827.29%
T UnderwoodLiberal6,01518.87%
CD WertheimInd Conservative134 0.42%
RE EckleyDem Cap44 0.14%
WG BoaksInd35 0.11%

Electorate: 51,943; Turnout: 61.36%;
Majority: 8,247 (25.88%)


Cleveland & Whitby
[E] new constituency boundaries
L BrittanConservative21,09042.55%
JB HewitsonLabour17,44835.20%
G WatsonLiberal11,03022.25%

Electorate: 60,173; Turnout: 82.38%;
Majority: 3,642 (7.35%)


Clitheroe
[E] Conservative hold
AD WalderConservative20,61347.79%
M WalshLabour12,08528.02%
CW RobertsLiberal10,43824.20%

Electorate: 51,567; Turnout: 83.65%;
Majority: 8,528 (19.77%)


Coatbridge & Airdrie
[S] new constituency boundaries
J DempseyLabour24,94554.15%
CM AndersonConservative13,16228.57%
R HillScottish Nationalist7,96117.28%

Electorate: 59,246; Turnout: 77.76%;
Majority: 11,783 (25.58%)


Colchester
[E] Conservative hold
A BuckConservative29,07243.38%
D WhytockLabour22,21033.14%
DW ThomasLiberal15,73723.48%

Electorate: 81,134; Turnout: 82.60%;
Majority: 6,862 (10.24%)


Colne Valley
[E] Labour gain
RS WainwrightLiberal20,98440.27%
DG ClarkLabour20,26538.89%
KE DavyConservative10,86420.85%

Electorate: 60,293; Turnout: 86.43%;
Majority: 719 (1.38%)


Consett
[E] Labour hold
DJ WatkinsLabour27,40161.10%
T WilkinsonConservative9,05820.20%
R McClureLiberal8,38418.70%

Electorate: 58,622; Turnout: 76.50%;
Majority: 18,343 (40.90%)


Conway
[W] Conservative hold
TWP RobertsConservative16,76340.17%
DB ReesLabour12,21429.27%
DT JonesLiberal8,54620.48%
M FarmerPlaid Cymru4,20310.07%

Electorate: 51,365; Turnout: 81.23%;
Majority: 4,549 (10.90%)


Cornwall North
[E] new constituency boundaries
JW PardoeLiberal25,66757.90%
RT GardnerConservative16,93838.21%
JB BenjaminLabour1,726 3.89%

Electorate: 51,376; Turnout: 86.29%;
Majority: 8,729 (19.69%)


Coventry North East
[E] new constituency boundaries
GM ParkLabour30,49663.89%
NF FormanConservative15,06931.57%
A PickardPeople1,332 2.79%
J HoseyCommunist838 1.76%

Electorate: 63,249; Turnout: 75.47%;
Majority: 15,427 (32.32%)


Coventry North West
[E] new constituency boundaries
M EdelmanLabour22,08956.55%
CL WadeConservative15,43139.50%
L WhittakerPeople1,542 3.95%

Electorate: 48,960; Turnout: 79.78%;
Majority: 6,658 (17.04%)


Coventry South East
[E] new constituency boundaries
W WilsonLabour22,21758.23%
IC TaylorConservative11,46630.05%
D PremLiberal4,47211.72%

Electorate: 50,515; Turnout: 75.53%;
Majority: 10,751 (28.18%)


Coventry South West
[E] new constituency boundaries
A WiseLabour22,98540.46%
JR JeffreyConservative22,47239.56%
NB CappleLiberal11,34819.98%

Electorate: 67,506; Turnout: 84.15%;
Majority: 513 (0.90%)


Crewe
[E] Labour hold
GP DunwoodyLabour21,25946.51%
JG ParkConservative16,13635.30%
DJ HullandLiberal8,31318.19%

Electorate: 58,788; Turnout: 77.75%;
Majority: 5,123 (11.21%)


Crosby
[E] new constituency boundaries
RG PageConservative32,51952.19%
SF HughesLabour16,94927.20%
G WoodcockLiberal12,84220.61%

Electorate: 77,822; Turnout: 80.07%;
Majority: 15,570 (24.99%)

Croydon Central
[E] new constituency boundaries
JEM MooreConservative21,35340.49%
RA RosserLabour20,03938.00%
IH MaxwellLiberal11,34621.51%

Electorate: 66,140; Turnout: 79.74%;
Majority: 1,314 (2.49%)


Croydon North East
[E] new constituency boundaries
BB WeatherillConservative19,39542.51%
CR CoyneLabour15,57534.13%
P StreeterLiberal10,65923.36%

Electorate: 57,951; Turnout: 78.74%;
Majority: 3,820 (8.37%)


Croydon North West
[E] new constituency boundaries
RG TaylorConservative17,88742.18%
SJ BodenLabour14,81634.94%
WH PittLiberal9,70722.89%

Electorate: 54,759; Turnout: 77.45%;
Majority: 3,071 (7.24%)


Croydon South
[E] new constituency boundaries
WG ClarkConservative28,91559.10%
JP ColemanLiberal13,04826.67%
HE HodgeLabour6,96514.24%

Electorate: 59,447; Turnout: 82.31%;
Majority: 15,867 (32.43%)


Dagenham
[E] new constituency boundaries
J ParkerLabour35,76572.68%
AJ HamiltonConservative12,27524.94%
G WakeCommunist1,169 2.38%

Electorate: 69,289; Turnout: 71.02%;
Majority: 23,490 (47.74%)


Darlington
[E] Labour hold
EJ FletcherLabour20,54640.75%
BH HordConservative18,47736.65%
P FrietagLiberal11,39822.61%

Electorate: 62,414; Turnout: 80.78%;
Majority: 2,069 (4.10%)


Dartford
[E] new constituency boundaries
S IrvingLabour19,80341.98%
PJE TrewConservative16,14934.24%
IR JosephsLiberal10,27321.78%
R AldousNational Front945 2.00%

Electorate: 56,529; Turnout: 83.44%;
Majority: 3,654 (7.75%)


Darwen
[E] Conservative hold
C Fletcher-CookeConservative25,49544.93%
DN Campbell-SavoursLabour16,18528.52%
A CooperLiberal15,06026.54%

Electorate: 70,004; Turnout: 81.05%;
Majority: 9,310 (16.41%)


Daventry
[E] new constituency boundaries
A JonesConservative31,27344.93%
P JonesLabour21,52430.93%
P SmoutLiberal16,80224.14%

Electorate: 82,535; Turnout: 84.33%;
Majority: 9,749 (14.01%)


Dearne valley
[E] Labour hold
E WainwrightLabour34,72768.83%
P HargreavesLiberal7,87315.60%
Ld IrwinConservative6,95013.77%
AE WilsonInd906 1.80%

Electorate: 62,695; Turnout: 80.48%;
Majority: 26,854 (53.22%)


Denbigh
[W] Conservative hold
WGO MorganConservative21,25841.89%
DL WilliamsLiberal15,24330.04%
EJ SherringtonLabour10,14119.98%
G MatthewsPlaid Cymru4,103 8.09%

Electorate: 62,978; Turnout: 80.58%;
Majority: 6,015 (11.85%)


Deptford
[E] new constituency boundaries
JE SilkinLabour22,69954.11%
CH CrossConservative11,07026.39%
M SteeleLiberal8,18119.50%

Electorate: 60,703; Turnout: 69.11%;
Majority: 11,629 (27.72%)


Derby North
[E] new constituency boundaries
P WhiteheadLabour26,02940.19%
DJ PenfoldConservative24,73638.20%
M PeelLiberal13,99521.61%

Electorate: 81,854; Turnout: 79.12%;
Majority: 1,293 (2.00%)


Derby South
[E] new constituency boundaries
WH JohnsonLabour26,61347.35%
RSW ClementsConservative19,47034.64%
J MillsLiberal10,12118.01%

Electorate: 73,726; Turnout: 76.23%;
Majority: 7,143 (12.71%)


Derbyshire North East
[E] new constituency boundaries
T SwainLabour29,60257.01%
JC RamsdenConservative22,32042.99%

Electorate: 66,267; Turnout: 78.35%;
Majority: 7,282 (14.02%)

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