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
Fife East — Glasgow CentralGlasgow Craigton — Goole
Fife East
[S] Conservative hold
JE GilmourConservative21,17247.94%
J BraidScottish Nationalist8,59319.46%
W PickardLiberal7,76617.58%
BA MaanLabour6,63415.02%

Electorate: 56,050; Turnout: 78.80%;
Majority: 12,579 (28.48%)


Finchley
[E] new constituency boundaries
MH ThatcherConservative18,18043.70%
MJ O'ConnorLabour12,20229.33%
L BrassLiberal11,22126.97%

Electorate: 53,521; Turnout: 77.73%;
Majority: 5,978 (14.37%)


Flint East
[W] Labour hold
SB JonesLabour27,66347.48%
MJA PenstonConservative18,81132.29%
A CarlileLiberal10,65318.28%
N TaylorPlaid Cymru1,135 1.95%

Electorate: 68,646; Turnout: 84.87%;
Majority: 8,852 (15.19%)


Flint West
[W] Conservative hold
AJC MeyerConservative22,03942.33%
NB HarriesLabour14,89728.61%
P BrightonLiberal12,83124.65%
G HughesPlaid Cymru2,296 4.41%

Electorate: 63,855; Turnout: 81.53%;
Majority: 7,142 (13.72%)


Folkestone & Hythe
[E] Conservative hold
AP CostainConservative23,40047.08%
B BuddLiberal14,89029.96%
MJS ButlerLabour11,41222.96%

Electorate: 64,287; Turnout: 77.31%;
Majority: 8,510 (17.12%)


Fulham
[E] new constituency boundaries
M StewartLabour20,99546.13%
M StevensConservative17,44638.33%
G DowdenLiberal6,10513.41%
H SmithiesNational Front966 2.12%

Electorate: 57,956; Turnout: 78.53%;
Majority: 3,549 (7.80%)


Fylde North
[E] Conservative hold
W CleggConservative36,57768.37%
DH SparksLabour16,91931.63%

Electorate: 74,184; Turnout: 72.11%;
Majority: 19,658 (36.75%)


Fylde South
[E] Conservative hold
EL GardnerConservative41,02858.49%
A LawsonLiberal15,64922.31%
KE KnightLabour13,47419.21%

Electorate: 90,064; Turnout: 77.89%;
Majority: 25,379 (36.18%)


Gainsborough
[E] Conservative hold
M KimballConservative22,17744.22%
R BlackmoreLiberal15,96731.84%
TJ LansburyLabour12,01123.95%

Electorate: 61,152; Turnout: 82.02%;
Majority: 6,210 (12.38%)


Galloway
[S] Conservative hold
HJ BrewisConservative13,31643.86%
GH ThompsonScottish Nationalist9,30830.66%
DR HannayLiberal4,64315.29%
H ChalmersLabour3,09110.18%

Electorate: 39,082; Turnout: 77.68%;
Majority: 4,008 (13.20%)


Gateshead East
[E] Labour hold
B ConlanLabour27,26955.16%
RA RyderConservative11,97024.21%
KA BuckinghamLiberal10,19620.63%

Electorate: 62,881; Turnout: 78.62%;
Majority: 15,299 (30.95%)


Gateshead West
[E] Labour hold
JR HoramLabour13,83961.01%
BJ HeddleConservative5,37223.68%
J BennisonLiberal3,47415.31%

Electorate: 30,572; Turnout: 74.20%;
Majority: 8,467 (37.32%)


Gillingham
[E] Conservative hold
FFA burdenConservative20,93441.18%
R SayerLiberal15,05229.61%
HGN ClotherLabour14,85029.21%

Electorate: 61,498; Turnout: 82.66%;
Majority: 5,882 (11.57%)


Glasgow Cathcart
[S] new constituency boundaries
EM TaylorConservative18,24745.84%
PT McCannLabour16,15240.57%
A EwingScottish Nationalist5,41013.59%

Electorate: 49,346; Turnout: 80.67%;
Majority: 2,095 (5.26%)


Glasgow Central
[S] new constituency boundaries
TM McMillanLabour9,40058.65%
M GourlayConservative3,43521.43%
S EwingScottish Nationalist2,21113.79%
A BrodieLiberal982 6.13%

Electorate: 25,426; Turnout: 63.04%;
Majority: 5,965 (37.22%)

Glasgow Craigton
[S] new constituency boundaries
B MillanLabour18,05551.33%
AM ScoullerConservative10,81730.75%
G HoostonScottish Nationalist6,30317.92%

Electorate: 43,949; Turnout: 80.04%;
Majority: 7,238 (20.58%)


Glasgow Garscadden
[S] new constituency boundaries
WW SmallLabour21,03552.29%
JG RaeConservative9,77124.29%
M McRuryScottish Nationalist8,78921.85%
S BarrCommunist635 1.58%

Electorate: 54,267; Turnout: 74.13%;
Majority: 11,264 (28.00%)


Glasgow Govan
[S] new constituency boundaries
SH SelbyLabour10,32643.17%
M MacdonaldScottish Nationalist9,78340.90%
J MairConservative3,04912.75%
P McMillanLiberal763 3.19%

Electorate: 31,928; Turnout: 74.92%;
Majority: 543 (2.27%)


Glasgow Hillhead
[S] new constituency boundaries
TGD GalbraithConservative14,37843.94%
D WelshLabour7,99724.44%
L SteedmanLiberal6,64420.31%
KS BoveyScottish Nationalist3,70211.31%

Electorate: 41,553; Turnout: 78.75%;
Majority: 6,381 (19.50%)


Glasgow Kelvingrove
[S] new constituency boundaries
NG CarmichaelLabour13,11544.46%
ART KenyonConservative10,71736.33%
CM MacKellarScottish Nationalist5,66619.21%

Electorate: 42,505; Turnout: 69.40%;
Majority: 2,398 (8.13%)


Glasgow Maryhill
[S] new constituency boundaries
JM CraigenLabour20,30356.64%
A MacIntoshScottish Nationalist8,92024.88%
S TaylorConservative6,62518.48%

Electorate: 51,236; Turnout: 69.97%;
Majority: 11,383 (31.75%)


Glasgow Pollok
[S] Labour hold
J WhiteLabour21,09046.11%
IB LangConservative17,68438.67%
M D'Arcy ConyersScottish Nationalist6,58414.40%
T BigamCommunist377 0.82%

Electorate: 59,019; Turnout: 77.49%;
Majority: 3,406 (7.45%)


Glasgow Provan
[S] new constituency boundaries
HD BrownLabour23,15461.59%
R EdwardsScottish Nationalist7,36719.60%
G MaloneConservative6,32416.82%
J JacksonCommunist749 1.99%

Electorate: 54,454; Turnout: 69.04%;
Majority: 15,787 (41.99%)


Glasgow Queen's Park
[S] new constituency boundaries
F McElhoneLabour15,88356.21%
W ShearerConservative7,51726.60%
DG MacKellarScottish Nationalist4,39415.55%
J KayCommunist372 1.32%
R PurdieInternational Marxist90 0.32%

Electorate: 38,556; Turnout: 73.29%;
Majority: 8,366 (29.61%)


Glasgow Shettleston
[S] new constituency boundaries
M GalpernLabour14,20853.59%
L TurpieConservative6,47224.41%
W LindsayScottish Nationalist5,83422.00%

Electorate: 38,176; Turnout: 69.45%;
Majority: 7,736 (29.18%)


Glasgow Springburn
[S] new constituency boundaries
R BuchananLabour18,06753.66%
W MortonScottish Nationalist7,67222.79%
N McCuneConservative7,45222.13%
N McLellanCommunist478 1.42%

Electorate: 47,790; Turnout: 70.45%;
Majority: 10,395 (30.87%)


Gloucester
[E] new constituency boundaries
S OppenheimConservative23,05244.51%
AE PeglerLabour18,21535.17%
D HalfordLiberal10,15519.61%
B Gordon-StorkeyPowell Conservative366 0.71%

Electorate: 61,880; Turnout: 83.69%;
Majority: 4,837 (9.34%)


Gloucestershire South
[E] new constituency boundaries
J CopeConservative27,60241.81%
OA McDonaldLabour21,14332.02%
D ShortLiberal17,27626.17%

Electorate: 78,732; Turnout: 83.86%;
Majority: 6,459 (9.78%)


Gloucestershire West
[E] Labour hold
CW LoughlinLabour22,76540.70%
P MarlandConservative21,14137.80%
AI MacGregorLiberal11,85621.20%
SS HartInd171 0.31%

Electorate: 66,678; Turnout: 83.89%;
Majority: 1,624 (2.90%)


Goole
[E] Labour hold
EI MarshallLabour30,24561.21%
NP KempConservative17,02034.44%
JT ClarksonInd2,150 4.35%

Electorate: 64,026; Turnout: 77.18%;
Majority: 13,225 (26.76%)

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