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
Gosport — HamiltonHammersmith North — Hemel Hempstead
Gosport
[E] Conservative hold
PJ ViggersConservative17,48747.51%
PM TebuttLabour10,62128.85%
PD ClarkLiberal8,70123.64%

Electorate: 48,871; Turnout: 75.32%;
Majority: 6,866 (18.65%)


Gower
[W] Labour hold
I DaviesLabour25,06757.29%
DFR GeorgeConservative8,86320.26%
R OwenLiberal5,45312.46%
M PowellPlaid Cymru4,369 9.99%

Electorate: 56,867; Turnout: 76.94%;
Majority: 16,204 (37.04%)


Grantham
[E] Conservative hold
JB GodberConservative27,73847.66%
SM SmedleyLabour19,70833.86%
W BaileyLiberal10,75218.47%

Electorate: 78,404; Turnout: 74.23%;
Majority: 8,030 (13.80%)


Gravesend
[E] Labour hold
JF OvendenLabour29,56943.09%
R NeedhamConservative27,26439.73%
L CartierLiberal10,24414.93%
JD TurnerNational Front1,304 1.90%
T KeenMore Prosperous Britain239 0.35%

Electorate: 87,269; Turnout: 78.63%;
Majority: 2,305 ( 3.36%)


Greenock & Port Glasgow
[S] Labour hold
JD MabonLabour21,27948.19%
JK WrightSNP9,32421.12%
WM CampbellLiberal8,58019.43%
A FooteConservative4,96911.25%

Electorate: 62,126; Turnout: 71.07%;
Majority: 11,955 (27.08%)


Greenwich
[E] Labour hold
NG BarnettLabour19,15555.53%
SMT HaroldConservative9,24926.81%
AJD WilsonLiberal5,83816.92%
D GreenInd254 0.74%

Electorate: 52,847; Turnout: 65.28%;
Majority: 9,906 (28.72%)


Grimsby
[E] Labour hold
CAR CroslandLabour21,65747.10%
KC BrownConservative14,67531.91%
DM RigbyLiberal9,48720.63%
J McElreaInd Democratic Labour166 0.36%

Electorate: 66,302; Turnout: 69.36%;
Majority: 6,982 (15.18%)


Guildford
[E] Conservative hold
DAR HowellConservative25,56449.21%
CJ FoxLiberal14,66028.22%
RW HarrisLabour11,72722.57%

Electorate: 72,302; Turnout: 71.85%;
Majority: 10,904 (20.99%)


Hackney Central
[E] Labour hold
SC DavisLabour17,65068.89%
KS LightwoodConservative4,79718.72%
MG SnowLiberal3,17412.39%

Electorate: 48,524; Turnout: 52.80%;
Majority: 12,853 (50.17%)


Hackney North & Stoke Newington
[E] Labour hold
D WeitzmanLabour16,52559.20%
AJ WylsonConservative5,97221.39%
SJ LyonsLiberal3,79613.60%
HC LordNational Front1,044 3.74%
M GoldmanCommunist418 1.50%
M Van der PoortenWorkers Revolutionary Party159 0.57%

Electorate: 52,870; Turnout: 52.80%;
Majority: 10,553 (37.81%)


Hackney South & Shoreditch
[E] Labour hold
RW BrownLabour17,33363.99%
KH ProctorConservative4,03814.91%
C BoneLiberal3,17311.71%
R MayNational Front2,544 9.39%

Electorate: 49,540; Turnout: 54.68%;
Majority: 13,295 (49.08%)


Halesowen & Stourbridge
[E] Conservative hold
JHR StokesConservative24,38738.96%
D TurnerLabour23,53737.60%
LT EdenLiberal14,67223.44%

Electorate: 82,189; Turnout: 76.16%;
Majority: 850 ( 1.36%)


Halifax
[E] Labour hold
SCW SummerskillLabour20,97644.27%
SR LyonsConservative16,79835.45%
A CleggLiberal8,69318.35%
RS PearsonPowellite919 1.94%

Electorate: 63,562; Turnout: 74.55%;
Majority: 4,178 ( 8.82%)


Haltemprice
[E] Conservative hold
PHB WallConservative28,20649.39%
R WalkerLiberal16,54528.97%
L CrossLabour12,36221.64%

Electorate: 76,257; Turnout: 74.90%;
Majority: 11,661 (20.42%)


Hamilton
[S] Labour hold
A WilsonLabour18,48747.55%
I MacdonaldSNP15,15538.98%
G WarnerConservative3,682 9.47%
J CalderLiberal1,559 4.01%

Electorate: 50,346; Turnout: 77.23%;
Majority: 3,332 ( 8.57%)

Hammersmith North
[E] Labour hold
F TomneyLabour18,06153.38%
RG BeckettConservative9,93929.38%
SHJA KnottLiberal5,20015.37%
JP McFaddenInd633 1.87%

Electorate: 52,371; Turnout: 64.60%;
Majority: 8,122 (24.01%)


Hampstead
[E] Conservative hold
G FinsbergConservative18,13944.88%
AJ ClarkeLabour16,41440.61%
RH LonglandLiberal5,56613.77%
M MaguireIrish Civil Rights146 0.36%
RO CritchfieldSocialist Party of GB118 0.29%
C RaoInd31 0.08%

Electorate: 64,085; Turnout: 63.06%;
Majority: 1,725 ( 4.27%)


Harborough
[E] Conservative hold
JA FarrConservative25,77651.27%
NG ReynoldsLiberal12,56725.00%
RLW BriantLabour11,93423.74%

Electorate: 65,855; Turnout: 76.35%;
Majority: 13,209 (26.27%)


Harlow
[E] Labour hold
AS NewensLabour24,96152.73%
JE SmithConservative11,51024.31%
B GoldstoneLiberal10,86922.96%

Electorate: 62,964; Turnout: 75.19%;
Majority: 13,451 (28.41%)


Harrogate
[E] Conservative hold
RG BanksConservative24,58353.85%
I de C BayleyLiberal11,26924.69%
BH SealLabour8,04717.63%
AHW BronsNational Front1,030 2.26%
C MargolisWhig719 1.58%

Electorate: 64,759; Turnout: 70.49%;
Majority: 13,314 (29.17%)


Harrow Central
[E] Conservative hold
JA GrantConservative14,35643.47%
DM OffenbachLabour12,28837.21%
RS MontgomerieLiberal5,56616.85%
C ByrneNational Front813 2.46%

Electorate: 45,260; Turnout: 72.96%;
Majority: 2,068 ( 6.26%)


Harrow East
[E] Conservative hold
HJM DykesConservative17,07346.22%
RW LewisLabour13,59536.81%
J McDonnellLiberal6,26816.97%

Electorate: 49,315; Turnout: 74.90%;
Majority: 3,478 ( 9.42%)


Harrow West
[E] Conservative hold
JA PageConservative21,92451.99%
MP ReynoldsLabour10,34224.53%
RE BellLiberal9,90323.48%

Electorate: 56,641; Turnout: 74.45%;
Majority: 11,582 (27.47%)


Hartlepool
[E] Labour hold
EL LeadbitterLabour24,44051.67%
NH FreemanConservative16,54634.98%
L TostevinLiberal6,31413.35%

Electorate: 65,345; Turnout: 72.39%;
Majority: 7,894 (16.69%)


Harwich
[E] Conservative hold
JE RidsdaleConservative29,96346.71%
JB FryerLabour19,13529.83%
T KellockLiberal15,04823.46%

Electorate: 88,710; Turnout: 72.31%;
Majority: 10,828 (16.88%)


Hastings
[E] Conservative hold
KR WarrenConservative18,33744.93%
MJ FosterLabour13,68533.53%
A LeggettLiberal8,79321.54%

Electorate: 57,023; Turnout: 71.58%;
Majority: 4,652 (11.40%)


Havant & Waterloo
[E] Conservative hold
IS LloydConservative24,88044.71%
S BrewinLiberal16,14829.02%
T KingLabour14,61526.27%

Electorate: 75,472; Turnout: 73.73%;
Majority: 8,732 (15.69%)


Hayes & Harlington
[E] Labour hold
ND SandelsonLabour20,29152.18%
N BalfourConservative10,87127.96%
C LyonLiberal6,33616.29%
JS FairhurstNational Front1,189 3.06%
R BullWorkers Revolutionary Party198 0.51%

Electorate: 55,960; Turnout: 69.49%;
Majority: 9,420 (24.23%)


Hazel Grove
[E] Conservative gain
TR ArnoldConservative25,01244.89%
MP WinstanleyLiberal22,18139.81%
A RobertsLabour8,52715.30%

Electorate: 67,648; Turnout: 82.37%;
Majority: 2,831 ( 5.08%)


Hemel Hempstead
[E] Labour gain
R CorbettLabour29,22342.69%
JH AllasonConservative28,73841.98%
CAM BaronLiberal10,49715.33%

Electorate: 83,795; Turnout: 81.70%;
Majority: 485 ( 0.71%)

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