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
Thurrock — WakefieldWallasey — West Bromwich West
Thurrock
[E] Labour hold
HJ DelargyLabour36,21752.15%
GFJ BrightConservative17,69925.48%
K FleetwoodLiberal15,53422.37%

Electorate: 88,574; Turnout: 78.41%;
Majority: 18,518 (26.66%)


Tiverton
[E] new constituency boundaries
RJ Maxwell-HyslopConservative27,16447.58%
FJ SuterLiberal21,62337.87%
R HewetsonLabour8,30814.55%

Electorate: 69,320; Turnout: 82.36%;
Majority: 5,541 (9.70%)


Tonbridge & Malling
[E] new constituency boundaries
JP StanleyConservative24,80945.78%
M VannLiberal14,70127.13%
JW StrawLabour14,68327.09%

Electorate: 64,960; Turnout: 83.43%;
Majority: 10,108 (18.65%)


Tooting
[E] new constituency boundaries
TM CoxLabour18,79548.28%
C ElliotConservative12,68732.59%
R HeronLiberal7,10818.26%
L LewisCommunist337 0.87%

Electorate: 53,443; Turnout: 72.84%;
Majority: 6,108 (15.69%)


Torbay
[E] new constituency boundaries
FM BennettConservative33,16348.55%
B TrethewyLiberal20,75530.38%
JRW TenchLabour14,38921.07%

Electorate: 85,034; Turnout: 80.33%;
Majority: 12,408 (18.17%)


Totnes
[E] new constituency boundaries
RL MawbyConservative30,56546.93%
AH RogersLiberal20,92232.12%
HM LuscombeLabour13,24920.34%
J LewisInd394 0.60%

Electorate: 80,120; Turnout: 81.29%;
Majority: 9,643 (14.81%)


Tottenham
[E] Labour hold
N AtkinsonLabour16,99954.78%
JA CroftConservative7,87325.37%
K PapatheodotouLiberal2,478 7.99%
P ConeyNat Ind Anti-Common Market1,373 4.42%
R PainterNational Front1,270 4.09%
J MartinSocial Democrat763 2.46%
K SquireInd Conservative274 0.88%

Electorate: 47,289; Turnout: 65.62%;
Majority: 9,126 (29.41%)


Truro
[E] new constituency boundaries
P DixonConservative23,49340.35%
DC PenhaligonLiberal20,93235.95%
MW WhiteLabour12,94522.23%
JC WhetterMebyon Kernow850 1.46%

Electorate: 71,439; Turnout: 81.50%;
Majority: 2,561 (4.40%)


Tunbridge Wells
[E] new constituency boundaries
P MayhewConservative27,21249.36%
D OwensLiberal16,18429.36%
MF ShortLabour11,73421.28%

Electorate: 68,589; Turnout: 80.38%;
Majority: 11,028 (20.00%)


Twickenham
[E] Conservative hold
T JesselConservative27,59546.30%
S KramerLiberal16,09227.00%
RM TaylorLabour15,90926.69%

Electorate: 71,682; Turnout: 83.14%;
Majority: 11,503 (19.30%)


Tynemouth
[E] Conservative hold
NG TrotterConservative26,82444.22%
D CarltonLabour20,43733.69%
R TurnerLiberal13,39322.08%

Electorate: 75,796; Turnout: 80.02%;
Majority: 6,387 (10.53%)


Ulster Mid
[N] United UU Council gain
J DunlopUnited UU Council26,00439.00%
IA CooperSDLP19,37229.05%
B McAliskeyInd Socialist16,67225.00%
N ThorntonUU Pro Assembly4,633 6.95%

Electorate: 84,106; Turnout: 79.28%;
Majority: 6,632 (9.95%)


Upminster
[E] new constituency boundaries
JW LoveridgeConservative21,00339.93%
JED WhysallLabour19,99538.02%
A MertonLiberal11,59622.05%

Electorate: 63,686; Turnout: 82.58%;
Majority: 1,008 (1.92%)


Uxbridge
[E] new constituency boundaries
JM ShersbyConservative20,54242.08%
AMPH SykesLabour18,12737.13%
JS PinchamLiberal10,15020.79%

Electorate: 59,190; Turnout: 82.48%;
Majority: 2,415 (4.95%)


Vauxhall
[E] new constituency boundaries
GR StraussLabour16,13556.09%
M MarshallConservative7,49426.05%
E CousinsLiberal5,13917.86%

Electorate: 46,261; Turnout: 62.19%;
Majority: 8,641 (30.04%)


Wakefield
[E] Labour hold
W HarrisonLabour27,03251.34%
EJL KoopsConservative15,61429.65%
A FusseyLiberal10,00919.01%

Electorate: 65,930; Turnout: 79.87%;
Majority: 11,418 (21.68%)

Wallasey
[E] Conservative hold
L ChalkerConservative22,42840.71%
RG PatersonLabour19,93636.18%
P TyrerLiberal12,73423.11%

Electorate: 69,352; Turnout: 79.45%;
Majority: 2,492 (4.52%)


Wallsend
[E] Labour hold
WE GarrettLabour41,81161.96%
F ChambersConservative24,56436.40%
D TempleWorkers Revolutionary Party1,108 1.64%

Electorate: 89,399; Turnout: 75.49%;
Majority: 17,247 (25.56%)


Walsall North
[E] new constituency boundaries
JT StonehouseLabour32,45863.60%
RG HodgsonConservative17,75434.79%
J RichardsCommunist819 1.60%

Electorate: 70,793; Turnout: 72.08%;
Majority: 14,704 (28.81%)


Walsall South
[E] new constituency boundaries
BT GeorgeLabour20,77545.16%
H SmithConservative19,19541.72%
D HainesLiberal6,03813.12%

Electorate: 58,775; Turnout: 78.28%;
Majority: 1,580 (3.43%)


Walthamstow
[E] new constituency boundaries
EP DeakinsLabour19,72650.74%
PS GillConservative10,99228.28%
MP O'FlanaganLiberal8,15720.98%

Electorate: 51,907; Turnout: 74.89%;
Majority: 8,734 (22.47%)


Wanstead & Woodford
[E] new constituency boundaries
CPF JenkinConservative23,05651.72%
D GilbyLiberal11,15525.02%
R DarlingtonLabour10,36523.25%

Electorate: 57,923; Turnout: 76.96%;
Majority: 11,901 (26.70%)


Warley East
[E] new constituency boundaries
AMW FauldsLabour24,78059.02%
S Lewis-SmithConservative17,20940.98%

Electorate: 57,061; Turnout: 73.59%;
Majority: 7,571 (18.03%)


Warley West
[E] new constituency boundaries
PK ArcherLabour28,89166.94%
A SoskinConservative14,26733.06%

Electorate: 60,756; Turnout: 71.03%;
Majority: 14,624 (33.88%)


Warrington
[E] Labour hold
WT WilliamsLabour19,55057.20%
JW HaytonConservative8,44424.70%
FJ DeakinLiberal6,18718.10%

Electorate: 46,225; Turnout: 73.94%;
Majority: 11,106 (32.49%)


Warwick & Leamington
[E] new constituency boundaries
DG SmithConservative30,16747.48%
JW EnglandLabour18,87429.70%
T JonesLiberal14,50022.82%

Electorate: 77,906; Turnout: 81.56%;
Majority: 11,293 (17.77%)


Watford
[E] Labour hold
RH TuckLabour18,88440.47%
DW ClarkeConservative16,08934.48%
A JacobsLiberal11,03523.65%
J WotherspoonNational Front651 1.40%

Electorate: 55,541; Turnout: 84.01%;
Majority: 2,795 (5.99%)


Wellingborough
[E] new constituency boundaries
PD FryConservative29,09940.49%
JH MannLabour26,82937.33%
P JesselLiberal15,04920.94%
DT JamesInd Conservative897 1.25%

Electorate: 84,562; Turnout: 85.00%;
Majority: 2,270 (3.16%)


Wells
[E] Conservative hold
RT BoscawenConservative25,43044.25%
A Butt PhilipLiberal17,64530.70%
DK PearceLabour14,39925.05%

Electorate: 69,005; Turnout: 83.29%;
Majority: 7,785 (13.55%)


Welwyn & Hatfield
[E] new constituency boundaries
Ld BalnielConservative22,58139.85%
CW SewellLabour21,16637.35%
P RobinsonLiberal12,92322.80%

Electorate: 66,418; Turnout: 85.32%;
Majority: 1,415 (2.50%)


West Bromwich East
[E] new constituency boundaries
PC SnapeLabour21,89552.77%
DW BellConservative16,68640.22%
M WebsterNational Front2,907 7.01%

Electorate: 57,738; Turnout: 71.86%;
Majority: 5,209 (12.56%)


West Bromwich West
[E] new constituency boundaries
B BoothroydLabour25,11262.94%
PM SmithConservative11,68129.28%
G BowenNational Front3,107 7.79%

Electorate: 59,143; Turnout: 67.46%;
Majority: 13,431 (33.66%)

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