UK General Election results October 1974

10th October 1974
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Cambridge — ChelmsfordChelsea — Cirencester & Tewkesbury
Cambridge
[E] Conservative hold
DWSS LaneConservative21,79041.25%
J CurranLabour19,01736.00%
MWB O'LoughlinLiberal11,12921.07%
CJ CurryUnited Democratic Party885 1.68%

Electorate: 75,947; Turnout: 69.55%;
Majority: 2,773 ( 5.25%)


Cambridgeshire
[E] Conservative hold
FL PymConservative30,50847.52%
MP FarleyLabour17,85327.81%
SR JakobiLiberal15,84124.67%

Electorate: 84,434; Turnout: 76.04%;
Majority: 12,655 (19.71%)


Cannock
[E] Labour hold
GE RobertsLabour23,88755.54%
EG HillConservative11,66527.12%
E FreemanLiberal7,45917.34%

Electorate: 56,572; Turnout: 76.03%;
Majority: 12,222 (28.42%)


Canterbury
[E] Conservative hold
DL CrouchConservative31,00249.81%
MF FullerLabour16,24726.10%
SE GouldenLiberal13,89822.33%
KR McKilliamNational Front1,096 1.76%

Electorate: 85,718; Turnout: 72.61%;
Majority: 14,755 (23.71%)


Cardiff North
[W] Conservative hold
I GristConservative13,48041.93%
J CollinsLabour11,47935.70%
ME GermanLiberal5,72817.82%
P RichardsPlaid Cymru1,464 4.55%

Electorate: 43,858; Turnout: 73.31%;
Majority: 2,001 ( 6.22%)


Cardiff North West
[W] Conservative hold
MHA RobertsConservative15,65245.27%
CA BlewettLabour11,31932.74%
HJ O'BrienLiberal6,32218.29%
CP PalfreyPlaid Cymru1,278 3.70%

Electorate: 43,787; Turnout: 78.95%;
Majority: 4,333 (12.53%)


Cardiff South East
[W] Labour hold
LJ CallaghanLabour21,07452.04%
S TerlezkiConservative10,35625.57%
C BaileyLiberal8,00619.77%
K BushPlaid Cymru983 2.43%
BCD HarrisMarxist-Leninist75 0.19%

Electorate: 57,299; Turnout: 70.67%;
Majority: 10,718 (26.47%)


Cardiff West
[W] Labour hold
TG ThomasLabour18,15349.99%
WF DunnConservative11,48131.62%
RM JamesLiberal4,66912.86%
D HughesPlaid Cymru2,008 5.53%

Electorate: 52,083; Turnout: 69.72%;
Majority: 6,672 (18.37%)


Cardigan
[W] Liberal hold
GW HowellsLiberal14,61242.14%
DE MorganLabour12,20235.19%
C DaviesPlaid Cymru4,58313.22%
DJ WilliamsConservative3,275 9.45%

Electorate: 43,052; Turnout: 80.54%;
Majority: 2,410 ( 6.95%)


Carlisle
[E] Labour hold
RH LewisLabour21,07951.15%
D BloomerConservative14,82535.97%
F PhillipsLiberal5,30612.88%

Electorate: 52,319; Turnout: 78.77%;
Majority: 6,254 (15.18%)


Carlton
[E] Conservative hold
PW HollandConservative24,63844.16%
D PettittLabour20,01935.88%
D LangeLiberal9,85917.67%
C MarriottNational Front1,273 2.28%

Electorate: 71,779; Turnout: 77.72%;
Majority: 4,619 ( 8.28%)


Carmarthen
[W] Plaid Cymru gain
G EvansPlaid Cymru23,32545.11%
GG JonesLabour19,68538.07%
DR Owen-JonesLiberal5,39310.43%
RA HaywardConservative2,962 5.73%
EB JonesBritish Candidate342 0.66%

Electorate: 60,402; Turnout: 85.60%;
Majority: 3,640 ( 7.04%)


Carshalton
[E] Conservative hold
LR CarrConservative22,53845.39%
BF AthertonLabour18,84037.95%
HMG SmallboneLiberal8,27216.66%

Electorate: 66,856; Turnout: 74.26%;
Majority: 3,698 ( 7.45%)


Cheadle
[E] Conservative hold
T NormantonConservative25,86349.17%
CF GreenLiberal18,68735.53%
PD CastleLabour8,04815.30%

Electorate: 65,558; Turnout: 80.23%;
Majority: 7,176 (13.64%)


Chelmsford
[E] Conservative hold
NAF St John-StevasConservative26,33441.55%
SG MoleLiberal22,33235.24%
JT AcklawLabour14,71123.21%

Electorate: 80,042; Turnout: 79.18%;
Majority: 4,002 ( 6.31%)

Chelsea
[E] Conservative hold
NP ScottConservative19,67460.99%
GA ColerickLabour6,50720.17%
N ClarkeLiberal5,75817.85%
RE ByronSave London Action Group321 1.00%

Electorate: 64,554; Turnout: 49.97%;
Majority: 13,167 (40.82%)


Cheltenham
[E] Conservative hold
C IrvingConservative21,69146.09%
FC RodgerLiberal13,23728.13%
FC InglisLabour12,13425.78%

Electorate: 62,746; Turnout: 75.00%;
Majority: 8,454 (17.96%)


Chertsey & Walton
[E] Conservative hold
GE PattieConservative25,15150.69%
NJ BradyLabour14,84729.92%
T RobinsonLiberal9,19418.53%
HJ RedgraveInd424 0.85%

Electorate: 67,527; Turnout: 73.48%;
Majority: 10,304 (20.77%)


Chesham & Amersham
[E] Conservative hold
IHJL GilmourConservative25,07850.67%
DA StoddartLiberal14,09128.47%
JR PostonLabour10,32520.86%

Electorate: 63,385; Turnout: 78.08%;
Majority: 10,987 (22.20%)


Chester
[E] Conservative hold
PH MorrisonConservative23,09544.01%
J CrawfordLabour18,47735.21%
RM GreenLiberal10,90720.78%

Electorate: 69,605; Turnout: 75.40%;
Majority: 4,618 ( 8.80%)


Chesterfield
[E] Labour hold
EG VarleyLabour30,95359.88%
JD TaylorConservative13,39325.91%
MW BrownLiberal7,34914.22%

Electorate: 71,210; Turnout: 72.60%;
Majority: 17,560 (33.97%)


Chester-le-Street
[E] Labour hold
GH RadiceLabour33,51165.69%
D McCourtLiberal9,23318.10%
R DitchburnConservative8,26816.21%

Electorate: 68,350; Turnout: 74.63%;
Majority: 24,278 (47.59%)


Chichester
[E] Conservative hold
RA NelsonConservative26,94252.51%
GA JeffsLiberal15,60130.41%
NJM SmithLabour8,76717.09%

Electorate: 69,768; Turnout: 73.54%;
Majority: 11,341 (22.10%)


Chingford
[E] Conservative hold
NB TebbitConservative19,02245.47%
PF TinnionLabour14,37734.36%
DA NicholsonLiberal8,43820.17%

Electorate: 56,984; Turnout: 73.42%;
Majority: 4,645 (11.10%)


Chippenham
[E] Conservative hold
DE AwdryConservative22,72142.57%
RE BanksLiberal20,97239.30%
J WhilesLabour9,39617.61%
EJ JohnUnited Democrat278 0.52%

Electorate: 67,852; Turnout: 78.65%;
Majority: 1,749 ( 3.28%)


Chipping Barnet
[E] Conservative hold
R MaudlingConservative19,66147.32%
JAD MillsLabour11,79528.39%
N Wyn EllisLiberal8,88421.38%
R ColeNational Front1,207 2.91%

Electorate: 56,487; Turnout: 73.55%;
Majority: 7,866 (18.93%)


Chislehurst
[E] Conservative hold
RE SimsConservative18,92646.32%
AH MacDonaldLabour15,03236.79%
JM CrowleyLiberal6,90016.89%

Electorate: 53,699; Turnout: 76.09%;
Majority: 3,894 ( 9.53%)


Chorley
[E] Labour hold
G RodgersLabour27,29044.10%
GB PorterConservative24,57739.72%
N OrrellLiberal9,83115.89%
H SmithMore Prosperous Britain185 0.30%

Electorate: 76,218; Turnout: 81.19%;
Majority: 2,713 ( 4.38%)


Christchurch & Lymington
[E] Conservative hold
RJ AdleyConservative23,72857.42%
J MadeleyLiberal9,83823.81%
LK HattsLabour7,75918.78%

Electorate: 55,299; Turnout: 74.73%;
Majority: 13,890 (33.61%)


Cirencester & Tewkesbury
[E] Conservative hold
N RidleyConservative28,93046.91%
RG OtterLiberal18,77030.43%
JR BoothLabour13,97322.66%

Electorate: 80,408; Turnout: 76.70%;
Majority: 10,160 (16.47%)

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