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
Salford East — SidcupSkipton — Staffordshire South West
Salford East
[E] Labour hold
F AllaunLabour14,42654.53%
B KnightlyConservative7,49528.33%
H WatkinLiberal4,53617.14%

Electorate: 39,831; Turnout: 66.42%;
Majority: 6,931 (26.20%)


Salford West
[E] Labour hold
S OrmeLabour16,80851.33%
JNL TillettConservative10,34631.60%
AE ArstallLiberal5,59117.07%

Electorate: 45,455; Turnout: 72.04%;
Majority: 6,462 (19.73%)


Salisbury
[E] Conservative hold
MA HamiltonConservative22,75345.74%
J LakemanLiberal16,53633.24%
CJ ConnorLabour10,45521.02%

Electorate: 62,215; Turnout: 79.95%;
Majority: 6,217 (12.50%)


Scarborough
[E] new constituency boundaries
MN ShawConservative21,85847.66%
MF PittsLiberal16,75136.53%
D Taylor-GoodbyLabour7,03415.34%
MJ EllisInd114 0.25%
BM StokerInd Conservative102 0.22%

Electorate: 58,102; Turnout: 78.93%;
Majority: 5,107 (11.14%)


Sevenoaks
[E] new constituency boundaries
JC RodgersConservative29,93648.36%
I BradleyLiberal16,22326.21%
J ScanlanLabour14,98724.21%
DJ WoolardInd754 1.22%

Electorate: 74,219; Turnout: 83.40%;
Majority: 13,713 (22.15%)


Sheffield Attercliffe
[E] new constituency boundaries
AEP DuffyLabour34,12071.85%
P SanthouseConservative12,94427.26%
Tariq AliInternational Marxist424 0.89%

Electorate: 63,419; Turnout: 74.88%;
Majority: 21,176 (44.59%)


Sheffield Brightside
[E] new constituency boundaries
E GriffithsLabour27,36368.38%
JPP SmithConservative6,79616.98%
WT BladesLiberal5,34713.36%
VA GillCommunist513 1.28%

Electorate: 53,723; Turnout: 74.49%;
Majority: 20,567 (51.39%)


Sheffield Hallam
[E] new constituency boundaries
JH OsbornConservative29,06248.95%
D BlunkettLabour16,14927.20%
MAK JohnsonLiberal14,16023.85%

Electorate: 76,877; Turnout: 77.23%;
Majority: 12,913 (21.75%)


Sheffield Heeley
[E] new constituency boundaries
FO HooleyLabour25,31747.67%
RJ IngleConservative18,73235.27%
AJ SingletonLiberal9,06117.06%

Electorate: 64,790; Turnout: 81.97%;
Majority: 6,585 (12.40%)


Sheffield Hillsborough
[E] new constituency boundaries
MH FlanneryLabour22,06555.56%
B WilliamsonConservative10,78527.16%
RC OsnerLiberal6,86317.28%

Electorate: 51,687; Turnout: 76.83%;
Majority: 11,280 (28.40%)


Sheffield Park
[E] new constituency boundaries
FW MulleyLabour31,27364.99%
FR ButlerLiberal8,59617.86%
TE CreweConservative7,73116.07%
C MortonCommunist521 1.08%

Electorate: 66,973; Turnout: 71.85%;
Majority: 22,677 (47.12%)


Shipley
[E] Conservative hold
JM FoxConservative19,43943.13%
MJ WedgeworthLabour15,28433.91%
GG RobertsLiberal10,15822.54%
CG CampionInd Democratic Alliance192 0.43%

Electorate: 51,547; Turnout: 87.44%;
Majority: 4,155 (9.22%)


Shoreham
[E] new constituency boundaries
RN LuceConservative28,20051.27%
PF BartramLiberal18,44233.53%
Q BarryLabour8,36015.20%

Electorate: 68,067; Turnout: 80.81%;
Majority: 9,758 (17.74%)


Shrewsbury
[E] new constituency boundaries
J Langford-HoltConservative21,09544.37%
W MarshLiberal14,91431.37%
DW WoodvineLabour11,53624.26%

Electorate: 59,614; Turnout: 79.75%;
Majority: 6,181 (13.00%)


Sidcup
[E] new constituency boundaries
ERG HeathConservative20,44849.09%
CF HargraveLabour10,75025.81%
O MoxonLiberal9,84723.64%
D BennettAnti-EEC613 1.47%

Electorate: 49,095; Turnout: 84.85%;
Majority: 9,698 (23.28%)

Skipton
[E] Conservative hold
GB DraysonConservative19,30143.31%
KC BrooksLiberal17,18538.56%
TV WheelerLabour8,07918.13%

Electorate: 52,086; Turnout: 85.56%;
Majority: 2,116 (4.75%)


Solihull
[E] new constituency boundaries
WP GrieveConservative35,04954.47%
JA WindmillLiberal17,68627.49%
DA NormanLabour11,60818.04%

Electorate: 79,147; Turnout: 81.30%;
Majority: 17,363 (26.99%)


Somerset North
[E] Conservative hold
AP DeanConservative34,57646.09%
HR WhiteLabour22,42129.89%
J BourneLiberal18,02324.02%

Electorate: 88,196; Turnout: 85.06%;
Majority: 12,155 (16.20%)


Southall
[E] new constituency boundaries
SJ BidwellLabour25,72649.87%
WA GilbeyConservative16,91432.79%
I ArnoldLiberal8,64016.75%
BS ChahalAnti-Helmet310 0.60%

Electorate: 70,324; Turnout: 73.36%;
Majority: 8,812 (17.08%)


Southampton Itchen
[E] Labour hold
RC MitchellLabour27,55743.95%
PT JamesConservative21,96735.04%
J CherrysonLiberal13,17321.01%

Electorate: 81,212; Turnout: 77.20%;
Majority: 5,590 (8.92%)


Southampton Test
[E] Conservative hold
SJA HillConservative23,74240.88%
BC GouldLabour22,33938.46%
JR WallisLiberal12,00020.66%

Electorate: 73,323; Turnout: 79.21%;
Majority: 1,403 (2.42%)


Southend East
[E] Conservative hold
SJ McAddenConservative19,60044.32%
M BurstinLabour14,64833.12%
JWJ CurryLiberal9,97922.56%

Electorate: 56,827; Turnout: 77.83%;
Majority: 4,952 (11.20%)


Southend West
[E] Conservative hold
HPG ChannonConservative25,04046.68%
W GreavesLiberal19,88537.07%
AN WrightLabour8,72016.26%

Electorate: 66,899; Turnout: 80.19%;
Majority: 5,155 (9.61%)


Southgate
[E] new constituency boundaries
AG BerryConservative28,26052.14%
G BridgeLiberal13,80625.47%
F SealeyLabour10,94520.19%
BW PellNational Front1,192 2.20%

Electorate: 70,372; Turnout: 77.02%;
Majority: 14,454 (26.67%)


Southport
[E] Conservative hold
WI PercivalConservative23,97547.23%
R FearnLiberal20,09339.59%
PR WardLabour6,69013.18%

Electorate: 65,580; Turnout: 77.40%;
Majority: 3,882 (7.65%)


South Shields
[E] Labour hold
A BlenkinsopLabour30,74059.75%
S SmithConservative18,75436.45%
W OwenNational Front1,958 3.81%

Electorate: 71,895; Turnout: 71.57%;
Majority: 11,986 (23.30%)


Sowerby
[E] Labour hold
MF MaddenLabour14,49236.12%
D ThompsonConservative14,37735.83%
D ShuttLiberal11,25428.05%

Electorate: 48,345; Turnout: 82.99%;
Majority: 115 (0.29%)


Spelthorne
[E] Conservative hold
HE AtkinsConservative24,77243.88%
J GrantLabour16,71329.60%
P WinnerLiberal13,63224.15%
E ButterfieldNational Front1,339 2.37%

Electorate: 68,784; Turnout: 82.08%;
Majority: 8,059 (14.27%)


Stafford & Stone
[E] Conservative hold
HCPJ FraserConservative30,05646.77%
TE CowlinshawLabour21,07332.79%
HS MartinLiberal13,13220.44%

Electorate: 78,092; Turnout: 82.29%;
Majority: 8,983 (13.98%)


Staffordshire South West
[E] new constituency boundaries
PT CormackConservative23,87848.84%
IK WymerLabour14,12028.88%
E FreemanLiberal10,40821.29%
D MaxwellEnglish Nationalist482 0.99%

Electorate: 60,547; Turnout: 80.74%;
Majority: 9,758 (19.96%)

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