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
Newbury — Norfolk SouthNorfolk South West — Oldham West
Newbury
[E] Conservative hold
M McNair-WilsonConservative23,49942.44%
DSC CloustonLiberal22,47740.60%
CA FletcherLabour9,39016.96%

Electorate: 72,587; Turnout: 76.28%;
Majority: 1,022 ( 1.85%)


Newcastle-under-Lyme
[E] Labour hold
J GoldingLabour28,15449.57%
N BonsorConservative20,78436.59%
R FysonLiberal7,60413.39%
S RoweUK Front256 0.45%

Electorate: 72,781; Turnout: 78.04%;
Majority: 7,370 (12.98%)


Newcastle upon Tyne Central
[E] Labour hold
EW ShortLabour10,54671.77%
S FaithConservative2,43216.55%
A EllisLiberal1,71611.68%

Electorate: 25,156; Turnout: 58.41%;
Majority: 8,114 (55.22%)


Newcastle upon Tyne East
[E] Labour hold
MS ThomasLabour17,31252.84%
M HillConservative11,06333.76%
T SymondsLiberal4,39113.40%

Electorate: 45,651; Turnout: 71.77%;
Majority: 6,249 (19.07%)


Newcastle upon Tyne North
[E] Conservative hold
RW ElliottConservative11,21742.89%
AL BanksLabour10,74841.10%
D HerdLiberal4,18916.02%

Electorate: 40,238; Turnout: 65.00%;
Majority: 469 ( 1.79%)


Newcastle upon Tyne West
[E] Labour hold
RC BrownLabour30,05756.73%
RM StewartConservative14,98328.28%
H DevereuxLiberal7,94514.99%

Electorate: 76,966; Turnout: 68.84%;
Majority: 15,074 (28.45%)


New Forest
[E] Conservative hold
PMSD McNair-WilsonConservative28,77849.65%
A HayesLiberal15,35526.49%
PJ BrushettLabour13,82523.85%

Electorate: 78,109; Turnout: 74.20%;
Majority: 13,423 (23.16%)


Newham North East
[E] Labour hold
RE PrenticeLabour22,20556.88%
TJ StroudConservative8,66422.19%
LH CohenLiberal4,88012.50%
J NewhamNational Front2,715 6.96%
V RedgraveWorkers Revolutionary Party572 1.47%

Electorate: 65,975; Turnout: 59.17%;
Majority: 13,541 (34.69%)


Newham North West
[E] Labour hold
AWJ LewisLabour18,38866.63%
R BrownConservative5,00718.14%
A HetheringtonLiberal4,20115.22%

Electorate: 53,489; Turnout: 51.59%;
Majority: 13,381 (48.49%)


Newham South
[E] Labour hold
NJ SpearingLabour21,33269.27%
IWI ShipleyLiberal3,61111.73%
ADC GemmillConservative3,44011.17%
O BaylyNational Front2,412 7.83%

Electorate: 57,695; Turnout: 53.38%;
Majority: 17,721 (57.55%)


Newport
[W] Labour hold
RJ HughesLabour30,06952.99%
GAL PriceConservative16,25328.64%
JH MorganLiberal9,20716.23%
G LeePlaid Cymru1,216 2.14%

Electorate: 75,061; Turnout: 75.60%;
Majority: 13,816 (24.35%)


Newton
[E] Labour hold
J EvansLabour38,95653.23%
R BaldwinConservative22,48430.73%
WN LeatherLiberal11,73816.04%

Electorate: 95,268; Turnout: 76.81%;
Majority: 16,472 (22.51%)


Norfolk North
[E] Conservative hold
RF HowellConservative33,31248.08%
DM MasonLabour22,19132.03%
RG MooreLiberal13,77619.88%

Electorate: 90,526; Turnout: 76.53%;
Majority: 11,121 (16.05%)


Norfolk North West
[E] Conservative hold
C Brocklebank-FowlerConservative27,51343.99%
RL WilliamsLabour26,17041.84%
RL WalkerLiberal8,86214.17%

Electorate: 79,743; Turnout: 78.43%;
Majority: 1,343 ( 2.15%)


Norfolk South
[E] Conservative hold
JRR MacGregorConservative31,47845.49%
H GrayLabour22,71332.82%
M ScottLiberal14,68721.23%
CC FairheadUnited Democratic Party317 0.46%

Electorate: 90,810; Turnout: 76.20%;
Majority: 8,765 (12.67%)

Norfolk South West
[E] Conservative hold
PL HawkinsConservative19,77847.90%
H TochLabour14,85035.97%
B BaxterLiberal6,65816.13%

Electorate: 53,719; Turnout: 76.86%;
Majority: 4,928 (11.94%)


Normanton
[E] Labour hold
A RobertsLabour24,37258.73%
J MakinConservative9,73923.47%
W WhitakerLiberal7,38417.79%

Electorate: 58,936; Turnout: 70.41%;
Majority: 14,633 (35.26%)


Northampton North
[E] Labour hold
MM ColquhounLabour16,31443.80%
R TraceyConservative14,77639.67%
RB BakerLiberal6,16016.54%

Electorate: 49,030; Turnout: 75.97%;
Majority: 1,538 ( 4.13%)


Northampton South
[E] Conservative hold
MWL MorrisConservative14,39342.98%
J DilksLabour14,25242.56%
RF MillerLiberal4,84214.46%

Electorate: 44,343; Turnout: 75.52%;
Majority: 141 ( 0.42%)


Northwich
[E] Conservative hold
A GoodladConservative18,66345.12%
PA KentLabour14,05333.98%
D ReaperLiberal8,64520.90%

Electorate: 52,626; Turnout: 78.59%;
Majority: 4,610 (11.15%)


Norwich North
[E] Labour hold
DH EnnalsLabour17,95855.96%
TP DoeConservative8,75427.28%
EM WheelerLiberal5,37816.76%

Electorate: 45,079; Turnout: 71.19%;
Majority: 9,204 (28.68%)


Norwich South
[E] Labour hold
JL GarrettLabour16,59047.13%
M TomisonConservative13,18537.45%
PG SmithLiberal5,42915.42%

Electorate: 44,862; Turnout: 78.47%;
Majority: 3,405 ( 9.67%)


Norwood
[E] Labour hold
JD FraserLabour16,44950.26%
B HancockConservative11,67835.68%
E HawthorneLiberal4,37713.37%
MJ GreatbanksGay Lib223 0.68%

Electorate: 52,893; Turnout: 61.87%;
Majority: 4,771 (14.58%)


Nottingham East
[E] Labour hold
JJ DunnettLabour16,53051.21%
SM SwerlingConservative10,57432.76%
E RowanLiberal4,44213.76%
DW PeetzInd Labour736 2.28%

Electorate: 53,786; Turnout: 60.02%;
Majority: 5,956 (18.45%)


Nottingham North
[E] Labour hold
WC WhitlockLabour24,69448.10%
MF SpunginConservative17,85334.78%
M Crew-GeeLiberal7,47014.55%
D CaineNational Front792 1.54%
J PeckCommunist525 1.02%

Electorate: 76,490; Turnout: 67.11%;
Majority: 6,841 (13.33%)


Nottingham West
[E] Labour hold
M EnglishLabour27,37349.70%
PRC LloydConservative18,10832.88%
A JohnsonLiberal9,59817.43%

Electorate: 77,711; Turnout: 70.88%;
Majority: 9,265 (16.82%)


Nuneaton
[E] Labour hold
LJ HuckfieldLabour32,30856.11%
R FreemanConservative14,54725.26%
N HawkinsLiberal10,72918.63%

Electorate: 77,892; Turnout: 73.93%;
Majority: 17,761 (30.84%)


Ogmore
[W] Labour hold
WE PadleyLabour30,45359.48%
RK JonesConservative8,24916.11%
J GibbsLiberal8,20316.02%
DI JonesPlaid Cymru4,290 8.38%

Electorate: 67,927; Turnout: 75.37%;
Majority: 22,204 (43.37%)


Oldham East
[E] Labour hold
JA LamondLabour19,05452.76%
L McGrandleConservative10,91730.23%
C HilyerLiberal6,14217.01%

Electorate: 50,737; Turnout: 71.18%;
Majority: 8,137 (22.53%)


Oldham West
[E] Labour hold
MH MeacherLabour18,44453.17%
D TrippierConservative10,40730.00%
K StocksLiberal5,83816.83%

Electorate: 48,062; Turnout: 72.18%;
Majority: 8,037 (23.17%)

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