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
Stalybridge & Hyde — Sudbury & WoodbridgeSunderland North — Thornaby
Stalybridge & Hyde
[E] Labour hold
T PendryLabour24,92247.36%
SM SwerlingConservative16,85432.03%
H WhiteInd Liberal10,85020.62%

Electorate: 65,829; Turnout: 79.94%;
Majority: 8,068 (15.33%)


Stepney & Poplar
[E] new constituency boundaries
PD ShoreLabour28,86980.90%
H GreenwayConservative5,53915.52%
K HalpinCommunist1,278 3.58%

Electorate: 60,045; Turnout: 59.43%;
Majority: 23,330 (65.38%)


Stirling Falkirk & Grangemouth
[S] Labour hold
H EwingLabour21,68541.90%
RD McIntyreScottish Nationalist17,83634.47%
G CampbellConservative12,22823.63%

Electorate: 64,046; Turnout: 80.80%;
Majority: 3,849 (7.44%)


Stirlingshire East & Clackmannan
[S] Scottish Nationalist gain
GN ReidScottish Nationalist22,28943.46%
RG DouglasLabour18,67936.42%
AH LesterConservative9,99419.49%
G BoltonCommunist322 0.63%

Electorate: 62,222; Turnout: 82.42%;
Majority: 3,610 (7.04%)


Stirlingshire West
[S] Labour hold
W BaxterLabour17,73040.85%
J JonesScottish Nationalist12,88629.69%
T PriceConservative12,78929.46%

Electorate: 52,446; Turnout: 82.76%;
Majority: 4,844 (11.16%)


Stockport North
[E] Labour gain
AF BennettLabour16,94839.44%
IW OwenConservative16,74538.96%
P ArnoldLiberal9,28321.60%

Electorate: 52,364; Turnout: 82.07%;
Majority: 203 (0.47%)


Stockport South
[E] Labour hold
M OrbachLabour15,72241.89%
DEH EdwardsConservative12,62433.64%
CJ CarterLiberal9,18224.47%

Electorate: 47,338; Turnout: 79.28%;
Majority: 3,098 (8.26%)


Stockton
[E] new constituency boundaries
WT RodgersLabour37,87659.02%
B SloanConservative25,50539.74%
E JonesCommunist791 1.23%

Electorate: 84,476; Turnout: 75.96%;
Majority: 12,371 (19.28%)


Stoke-on-Trent Central
[E] Labour hold
RB CantLabour27,17163.79%
E AshleyConservative15,42336.21%

Electorate: 60,668; Turnout: 70.21%;
Majority: 11,748 (27.58%)


Stoke-on-Trent North
[E] Labour hold
JS ForesterLabour28,17764.19%
J DaviesConservative15,71835.81%

Electorate: 59,356; Turnout: 73.95%;
Majority: 12,459 (28.38%)


Stoke-on-Trent South
[E] Labour hold
J AshleyLabour31,65056.83%
S NewallConservative15,98128.70%
M SmithLiberal7,57813.61%
S LomasCommunist481 0.86%

Electorate: 71,970; Turnout: 77.38%;
Majority: 15,669 (28.14%)


Stratford-on-Avon
[E] new constituency boundaries
AEU MaudeConservative30,10651.77%
M WrightLiberal16,88529.03%
M BurtonLabour11,16519.20%

Electorate: 71,271; Turnout: 81.60%;
Majority: 13,221 (22.73%)


Streatham
[E] new constituency boundaries
WJM SheltonConservative18,45745.15%
J GaffinLabour13,98234.21%
R SilverLiberal7,45618.24%
T LambNational Front937 2.29%
WG BoaksInd45 0.11%

Electorate: 56,166; Turnout: 72.78%;
Majority: 4,475 (10.95%)


Stretford
[E] Conservative hold
WS ChurchillConservative23,63042.33%
K AnthonyLabour19,64135.18%
DI WrigleyLiberal12,55822.49%

Electorate: 68,096; Turnout: 81.99%;
Majority: 3,989 (7.15%)


Stroud
[E] Conservative hold
JA KershawConservative25,61943.60%
WH MaddocksLabour17,14829.18%
SA RitchieLiberal15,52126.42%
J ChurchillPowell Conservative470 0.80%

Electorate: 68,775; Turnout: 85.44%;
Majority: 8,471 (14.42%)


Sudbury & Woodbridge
[E] Conservative hold
KM StaintonConservative31,98746.70%
N LewisLiberal18,28626.69%
B OrrissLabour18,22826.61%

Electorate: 83,618; Turnout: 81.92%;
Majority: 13,701 (20.00%)

Sunderland North
[E] new constituency boundaries
FT WilleyLabour28,93352.15%
DJS BrownConservative17,53331.60%
J LennoxLiberal9,01516.25%

Electorate: 75,000; Turnout: 73.97%;
Majority: 11,400 (20.55%)


Sunderland South
[E] new constituency boundaries
GAT BagierLabour28,29649.56%
M WrightConservative19,70034.50%
J NicholsonLiberal9,09815.94%

Electorate: 75,942; Turnout: 75.18%;
Majority: 8,596 (15.06%)


Surbiton
[E] Conservative hold
NTL FisherConservative17,17645.60%
D BrookeLiberal10,67628.34%
AS MackinlayLabour9,81326.05%

Electorate: 45,787; Turnout: 82.26%;
Majority: 6,500 (17.26%)


Surrey East
[E] new constituency boundaries
REG HoweConservative23,56351.16%
KS VausLiberal15,54433.75%
DL AllonbyLabour6,94615.08%

Electorate: 55,099; Turnout: 83.58%;
Majority: 8,019 (17.41%)


Surrey North West
[E] new constituency boundaries
WMJ GryllsConservative28,84152.63%
LE SimsLiberal13,89225.35%
AA CliftonLabour11,60821.18%
DB FosterNational Coalition463 0.84%

Electorate: 68,261; Turnout: 80.29%;
Majority: 14,949 (27.28%)


Sussex Mid
[E] new constituency boundaries
RT RentonConservative27,31754.12%
R Symes-SchutzmannLiberal15,16230.04%
MR FraserLabour7,99315.84%

Electorate: 60,619; Turnout: 83.26%;
Majority: 12,155 (24.08%)


Sutton & Cheam
[E] Conservative gain
N MacfarlaneConservative22,55545.42%
GN TopeLiberal20,83641.96%
JK RhodesLabour6,27012.63%

Electorate: 60,109; Turnout: 82.62%;
Majority: 1,719 (3.46%)


Sutton Coldfield
[E] new constituency boundaries
PN FowlerConservative28,35557.50%
A WatsonLiberal14,92930.27%
RA LittleLabour6,02812.22%

Electorate: 59,892; Turnout: 82.33%;
Majority: 13,426 (27.23%)


Swansea East
[W] Labour hold
N McBrideLabour28,53766.32%
DJ MercerConservative8,85020.57%
JG BallPlaid Cymru5,13511.93%
WR JonesCommunist507 1.18%

Electorate: 58,301; Turnout: 73.80%;
Majority: 19,687 (45.75%)


Swansea West
[W] Labour hold
AJ WilliamsLabour22,12443.37%
DRO LewisConservative18,78636.82%
BE KealLiberal8,24816.17%
DK HearnePlaid Cymru1,859 3.64%

Electorate: 64,744; Turnout: 78.80%;
Majority: 3,338 (6.54%)


Swindon
[E] Labour hold
DL StoddartLabour24,09347.92%
GCM YoungConservative15,38430.60%
R HubbardLiberal10,56421.01%
K BlakeneyWorkers Revolutionary Party240 0.48%

Electorate: 62,161; Turnout: 80.89%;
Majority: 8,709 (17.32%)


Taunton
[E] Conservative hold
E du CannConservative23,84145.11%
DW KeeneLabour15,40129.14%
M MannLiberal13,60725.75%

Electorate: 63,003; Turnout: 83.88%;
Majority: 8,440 (15.97%)


Thanet East
[E] new constituency boundaries
JWP AitkenConservative17,94446.87%
RE BeanLabour11,34729.64%
J CoxLiberal8,99723.50%

Electorate: 47,546; Turnout: 80.53%;
Majority: 6,597 (17.23%)


Thanet West
[E] new constituency boundaries
WR Rees-DaviesConservative16,88049.55%
I TiltmanLiberal9,22027.06%
D RamageLabour7,96923.39%

Electorate: 43,630; Turnout: 78.09%;
Majority: 7,660 (22.48%)


Thirsk & Malton
[E] new constituency boundaries
JD SpenceConservative27,58053.44%
MJL BrooksLiberal13,17225.52%
MD CoupeLabour10,85521.03%

Electorate: 63,349; Turnout: 81.46%;
Majority: 14,408 (27.92%)


Thornaby
[E] new constituency boundaries
IW WrigglesworthLabour21,50343.78%
JHV SutcliffeConservative19,78540.28%
R TennantLiberal7,82715.94%

Electorate: 61,665; Turnout: 79.65%;
Majority: 1,718 (3.50%)

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