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
Newbury — Norfolk SouthNorfolk South West — Oldham West
Newbury
[E] new constituency boundaries
M McNair-WilsonConservative24,62042.39%
D CloustonLiberal23,41940.33%
CA FletcherLabour10,03517.28%

Electorate: 71,842; Turnout: 80.84%;
Majority: 1,201 (2.07%)


Newcastle-under-Lyme
[E] Labour hold
J GoldingLabour28,60347.16%
N BonsorConservative22,95537.85%
R FysonLiberal8,86114.61%
S RoweUnited Kingdom228 0.38%

Electorate: 72,104; Turnout: 84.11%;
Majority: 5,648 (9.31%)


Newcastle upon Tyne Central
[E] Labour hold
EW ShortLabour12,18274.45%
M JackConservative4,18025.55%

Electorate: 25,007; Turnout: 65.43%;
Majority: 8,002 (48.91%)


Newcastle upon Tyne East
[E] Labour hold
GW RhodesLabour20,43958.76%
M HillConservative14,34741.24%

Electorate: 45,252; Turnout: 76.87%;
Majority: 6,092 (17.51%)


Newcastle upon Tyne North
[E] Conservative hold
RW ElliottConservative12,79343.55%
RG EcclesLabour9,81333.40%
C WoodLiberal6,77223.05%

Electorate: 40,026; Turnout: 73.40%;
Majority: 2,980 (10.14%)


Newcastle upon Tyne West
[E] Labour hold
RC BrownLabour33,82960.13%
RM StewartConservative22,43339.87%

Electorate: 76,245; Turnout: 73.79%;
Majority: 11,396 (20.26%)


New Forest
[E] new constituency boundaries
PMED McNair-WilsonConservative30,56748.92%
A HayesLiberal19,18530.70%
MVC BaileyLabour12,73720.38%

Electorate: 77,432; Turnout: 80.70%;
Majority: 11,382 (18.21%)


Newham North East
[E] new constituency boundaries
RE PrenticeLabour24,20054.36%
TJ StroudConservative10,86924.42%
LH CohenLiberal8,48619.06%
V RedgraveWorkers Revolutionary Party760 1.71%
JM RossInternational Marxist202 0.45%

Electorate: 65,502; Turnout: 67.96%;
Majority: 13,331 (29.95%)


Newham North West
[E] new constituency boundaries
AWJ LewisLabour18,89859.90%
DC BiggLiberal6,35020.13%
DA AtkinsonConservative6,30119.97%

Electorate: 53,188; Turnout: 59.32%;
Majority: 12,548 (39.77%)


Newham South
[E] new constituency boundaries
FE JonesLabour23,95266.07%
IWI ShipleyLiberal5,36914.81%
F FoxConservative4,42212.20%
M LobbNational Front2,511 6.93%

Electorate: 57,328; Turnout: 63.24%;
Majority: 18,583 (51.26%)


Newport
[W] Labour hold
RJ HughesLabour29,38448.82%
G PriceConservative18,00229.91%
JH MorganLiberal11,86819.72%
P CoxPlaid Cymru936 1.56%

Electorate: 74,351; Turnout: 80.95%;
Majority: 11,382 (18.91%)


Newton
[E] Labour hold
J EvansLabour38,36949.25%
H PorterConservative23,59930.29%
WN LeatherLiberal15,93920.46%

Electorate: 94,482; Turnout: 82.46%;
Majority: 14,770 (18.96%)


Norfolk North
[E] new constituency boundaries
RF HowellConservative35,68447.62%
DM MasonLabour21,39428.55%
RG MooreLiberal17,85323.83%

Electorate: 89,840; Turnout: 83.40%;
Majority: 14,290 (19.07%)


Norfolk North West
[E] new constituency boundaries
C Brocklebank-FowlerConservative27,82342.35%
JD PageLabour27,02041.13%
RA WalkerLiberal10,85216.52%

Electorate: 79,088; Turnout: 83.07%;
Majority: 803 (1.22%)


Norfolk South
[E] new constituency boundaries
JRR MacGregorConservative33,05944.34%
RJ TrumanLabour22,04029.56%
M ScottLiberal19,11525.64%
CC FairheadInd Progressive337 0.45%

Electorate: 90,046; Turnout: 82.79%;
Majority: 11,019 (14.78%)

Norfolk South West
[E] Conservative hold
PL HawkinsConservative20,43046.24%
H TochLabour14,38732.56%
KW NashLiberal8,98620.34%
MM McNeeInd Powellite380 0.86%

Electorate: 53,269; Turnout: 82.94%;
Majority: 6,043 (13.68%)


Normanton
[E] Labour hold
A RobertsLabour29,62167.22%
AR MarlowConservative14,44732.78%

Electorate: 58,449; Turnout: 75.40%;
Majority: 15,174 (34.43%)


Northampton North
[E] new constituency boundaries
MM ColquhounLabour16,32140.72%
CM JacksonConservative15,28838.14%
RB BakerLiberal8,47521.14%

Electorate: 48,599; Turnout: 82.48%;
Majority: 1,033 (2.58%)


Northampton South
[E] new constituency boundaries
MWL MorrisConservative14,32140.27%
J DilksLabour14,14239.77%
RF MillerLiberal7,09919.96%

Electorate: 43,999; Turnout: 80.82%;
Majority: 179 (0.50%)


Northwich
[E] Conservative hold
A GoodladConservative19,77845.36%
SG BenyonLabour13,48530.92%
R ReaperLiberal10,34423.72%

Electorate: 52,114; Turnout: 83.68%;
Majority: 6,293 (14.43%)


Norwich North
[E] Labour hold
DH EnnalsLabour17,11148.55%
TP DoeConservative9,81727.85%
M WheelerLiberal7,77322.05%
G GooldNational Front544 1.54%

Electorate: 44,701; Turnout: 78.85%;
Majority: 7,294 (20.70%)


Norwich South
[E] new constituency boundaries
JL GarrettLabour15,39341.25%
IT StuttafordConservative14,74139.50%
L ParkerLiberal7,18319.25%

Electorate: 44,439; Turnout: 83.97%;
Majority: 652 (1.75%)


Norwood
[E] Labour hold
JD FraserLabour17,32046.18%
B HancockConservative13,29835.46%
M DrakeLiberal6,88518.36%

Electorate: 52,567; Turnout: 71.34%;
Majority: 4,022 (10.72%)


Nottingham East
[E] new constituency boundaries
JJ DunnettLabour17,32446.87%
RCS ShepherdConservative13,34636.11%
T RowanLiberal6,29417.03%

Electorate: 53,477; Turnout: 69.12%;
Majority: 3,978 (10.76%)


Nottingham North
[E] new constituency boundaries
WC WhitlockLabour25,43544.78%
MF SpunginConservative20,99036.95%
P EdwardsLiberal9,62316.94%
J PeckCommunist754 1.33%

Electorate: 75,866; Turnout: 74.87%;
Majority: 4,445 (7.83%)


Nottingham West
[E] new constituency boundaries
M EnglishLabour27,59245.50%
PRC LloydConservative21,79535.94%
A JohnsonLiberal11,26018.57%

Electorate: 76,988; Turnout: 78.77%;
Majority: 5,797 (9.56%)


Nuneaton
[E] Labour hold
LJ HuckfieldLabour34,25853.85%
D SamuelConservative16,76526.35%
D InmanLiberal12,59119.79%

Electorate: 77,189; Turnout: 82.41%;
Majority: 17,493 (27.50%)


Ogmore
[W] Labour hold
WE PadleyLabour28,37252.79%
J GibbsLiberal10,81920.13%
RK JonesConservative9,41617.52%
EJ MerrimanPlaid Cymru5,139 9.56%

Electorate: 67,354; Turnout: 79.80%;
Majority: 17,553 (32.66%)


Oldham East
[E] Labour hold
JA LamondLabour18,54848.23%
L McGrandleConservative12,24631.84%
C HilyerLiberal7,66719.93%

Electorate: 50,351; Turnout: 76.39%;
Majority: 6,302 (16.39%)


Oldham West
[E] Labour hold
MH MeacherLabour17,93348.38%
D TrippierConservative11,62831.37%
A LimontLiberal7,50520.25%

Electorate: 47,673; Turnout: 77.75%;
Majority: 6,305 (17.01%)

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