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
City of London & Westminster South — CrosbyCroydon Central — Derbyshire North East
City of London & Westminster South
[E] Conservative hold
CS TugendhatConservative14,35051.72%
PJ TurnerLabour8,58930.95%
TG UnderwoodLiberal4,12214.86%
D BaxterNational Front686 2.47%

Electorate: 52,170; Turnout: 53.19%;
Majority: 5,761 (20.76%)


Cleveland & Whitby
[E] Conservative hold
L BrittanConservative19,97343.22%
BJ PimlottLabour18,44539.91%
GG WatsonLiberal7,79516.87%

Electorate: 60,674; Turnout: 76.17%;
Majority: 1,528 ( 3.31%)


Clitheroe
[E] Conservative hold
AD WalderConservative19,64348.00%
B McColganLabour12,77531.22%
CW RobertsLiberal8,50320.78%

Electorate: 52,086; Turnout: 78.56%;
Majority: 6,868 (16.78%)


Coatbridge & Airdrie
[S] Labour hold
J DempseyLabour23,03451.61%
DRM HillSNP12,46627.93%
J LoveConservative7,68317.22%
A SmithLiberal1,446 3.24%

Electorate: 59,903; Turnout: 74.50%;
Majority: 10,568 (23.68%)


Colchester
[E] Conservative hold
A BuckConservative27,69344.45%
D WhytockLabour22,19335.62%
D ChristianLiberal12,42119.94%

Electorate: 81,836; Turnout: 76.14%;
Majority: 5,500 ( 8.83%)


Colne Valley
[E] Liberal hold
RS WainwrightLiberal21,99744.29%
DG ClarkLabour20,33140.94%
KE DavyConservative7,33714.77%

Electorate: 60,774; Turnout: 81.72%;
Majority: 1,666 ( 3.35%)


Consett
[E] Labour hold
DJ WatkinsLabour27,12366.98%
M LycettConservative7,67718.96%
J GillinderLiberal5,69514.06%

Electorate: 59,014; Turnout: 68.62%;
Majority: 19,446 (48.02%)


Conway
[W] Conservative hold
IWP RobertsConservative15,61439.60%
DB ReesLabour12,80832.48%
DT JonesLiberal6,34416.09%
M FarmerPlaid Cymru4,66811.84%

Electorate: 51,730; Turnout: 76.23%;
Majority: 2,806 ( 7.12%)


Cornwall North
[E] Liberal hold
JW PardoeLiberal21,36851.25%
GA NealeConservative17,51242.00%
R TremlettLabour2,663 6.39%
RJ BridgwaterAnti Party System148 0.35%

Electorate: 51,779; Turnout: 80.52%;
Majority: 3,856 ( 9.25%)


Coventry North East
[E] Labour hold
GM ParkLabour26,48959.50%
I ClarkeConservative10,52023.63%
R DredgeLiberal6,84615.38%
A WilkinsWorkers Revolutionary Party352 0.79%
J HoseyCommunist309 0.69%

Electorate: 63,605; Turnout: 69.99%;
Majority: 15,969 (35.87%)


Coventry North West
[E] Labour hold
M EdelmanLabour19,20551.86%
J GuinnessConservative11,71731.64%
P NewnhamLiberal5,79815.66%
AL WhittakerPeople Party313 0.85%

Electorate: 49,247; Turnout: 75.20%;
Majority: 7,488 (20.22%)


Coventry South East
[E] Labour hold
W WilsonLabour20,77160.45%
C HanningtonConservative8,64025.14%
D WoodcockLiberal4,95214.41%

Electorate: 50,818; Turnout: 67.62%;
Majority: 12,131 (35.30%)


Coventry South West
[E] Labour hold
A WiseLabour23,22543.11%
J JeffreyConservative21,10739.18%
NB ChappleLiberal8,57915.92%
R RickardNational Front822 1.53%
T KeenMore Prosperous Britain144 0.27%

Electorate: 67,841; Turnout: 79.42%;
Majority: 2,118 ( 3.93%)


Crewe
[E] Labour hold
GP DunwoodyLabour21,53449.65%
JG ParkConservative14,27932.92%
E RichardsonLiberal7,55917.43%

Electorate: 59,227; Turnout: 73.23%;
Majority: 7,255 (16.73%)


Crosby
[E] Conservative hold
RG PageConservative29,76451.51%
MJ HignettLabour17,58930.44%
A HillLiberal10,42918.05%

Electorate: 78,605; Turnout: 73.51%;
Majority: 12,175 (21.07%)

Croydon Central
[E] Conservative hold
JEM MooreConservative20,39042.08%
D WinnickLabour20,22641.75%
IH MaxwellLiberal7,83416.17%

Electorate: 66,746; Turnout: 72.59%;
Majority: 164 ( 0.34%)


Croydon North East
[E] Conservative hold
BB WeatherillConservative17,93843.32%
DH SimpsonLabour15,78738.13%
PT StreeterLiberal7,22817.46%
W StringerInd British Nationalist451 1.09%

Electorate: 58,306; Turnout: 71.01%;
Majority: 2,151 ( 5.20%)


Croydon North West
[E] Conservative hold
RG TaylorConservative16,03541.97%
SJ BodenLabour14,55638.10%
WH PittLiberal6,56317.18%
P HollandNational Front1,049 2.75%

Electorate: 55,176; Turnout: 69.24%;
Majority: 1,479 ( 3.87%)


Croydon South
[E] Conservative hold
WG ClarkConservative25,70357.86%
D NunneleyLiberal11,51425.92%
DW KeeneLabour7,20316.22%

Electorate: 60,090; Turnout: 73.92%;
Majority: 14,189 (31.94%)


Dagenham
[E] Labour hold
J ParkerLabour29,67865.23%
AG HamiltonConservative7,68416.89%
G PooleLiberal7,56416.63%
G WakeCommunist569 1.25%

Electorate: 70,004; Turnout: 64.99%;
Majority: 21,994 (48.34%)


Darlington
[E] Labour hold
EJ FletcherLabour21,33445.55%
BH HordConservative17,62037.62%
P FreitagLiberal7,88216.83%

Electorate: 62,955; Turnout: 74.40%;
Majority: 3,714 ( 7.93%)


Dartford
[E] Labour hold
S IrvingLabour20,81747.64%
G BrightConservative15,33135.09%
G DunkLiberal6,60615.12%
RH AldousNational Front939 2.15%

Electorate: 57,038; Turnout: 76.60%;
Majority: 5,486 (12.56%)


Darwen
[E] Conservative hold
C Fletcher-CookeConservative23,57743.60%
DN Campbell-SavoursLabour17,92633.15%
A CooperLiberal12,57223.25%

Electorate: 70,611; Turnout: 76.58%;
Majority: 5,651 (10.45%)


Daventry
[E] Conservative hold
A JonesConservative29,80146.43%
D ForwoodLabour20,73932.31%
D CassidyLiberal13,64021.25%

Electorate: 83,253; Turnout: 77.09%;
Majority: 9,062 (14.12%)


Dearne valley
[E] Labour hold
E WainwrightLabour33,31574.12%
Ld IrwinConservative6,04613.45%
P HargreavesLiberal5,58812.43%

Electorate: 63,265; Turnout: 71.05%;
Majority: 27,269 (60.67%)


Denbigh
[W] Conservative hold
WGO MorganConservative18,75138.64%
D WilliamsLiberal14,20029.26%
P FlynnLabour9,82420.24%
IW JonesPlaid Cymru5,75411.86%

Electorate: 63,506; Turnout: 76.42%;
Majority: 4,551 ( 9.38%)


Deptford
[E] Labour hold
JE SilkinLabour21,14558.87%
CH CrossConservative8,11122.58%
M SteeleLiberal4,93113.73%
R EdmondsNational Front1,731 4.82%

Electorate: 61,210; Turnout: 58.68%;
Majority: 13,034 (36.29%)


Derby North
[E] Labour hold
P WhiteheadLabour26,96044.51%
DJ PenfoldConservative22,76737.59%
MD PeelLiberal10,59517.49%
H SmithMore Prosperous Britain242 0.40%

Electorate: 82,697; Turnout: 73.24%;
Majority: 4,193 ( 6.92%)


Derby South
[E] Labour hold
WH JohnsonLabour26,34250.99%
AJ BussellConservative17,01032.92%
R PalmerLiberal7,52014.56%
AS AshbyUnited Party & English Nationalist793 1.53%

Electorate: 74,342; Turnout: 69.50%;
Majority: 9,332 (18.06%)


Derbyshire North East
[E] Labour hold
TH SwainLabour25,23449.90%
JC RamsdenConservative14,99729.66%
C CookLiberal10,33620.44%

Electorate: 68,869; Turnout: 73.42%;
Majority: 10,237 (20.24%)

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