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
Salford East — SidcupSkipton — Staffordshire South West
Salford East
[E] Labour hold
F AllaunLabour14,27659.79%
S LatimerConservative6,44026.97%
A BellLiberal3,16013.24%

Electorate: 40,144; Turnout: 59.48%;
Majority: 7,836 (32.82%)


Salford West
[E] Labour hold
S OrmeLabour17,11257.25%
JNL TillettConservative8,54028.57%
AE ArstallLiberal4,23714.18%

Electorate: 45,833; Turnout: 65.21%;
Majority: 8,572 (28.68%)


Salisbury
[E] Conservative hold
MA HamiltonConservative20,47843.65%
JF LakemanLiberal16,29834.74%
CJ ConnorLabour10,14021.61%

Electorate: 62,817; Turnout: 74.69%;
Majority: 4,180 ( 8.91%)


Scarborough
[E] Conservative hold
MN ShawConservative19,83149.73%
MJL BrookLiberal10,12325.39%
DJ Taylor-GoodbyLabour9,92324.88%

Electorate: 58,553; Turnout: 68.10%;
Majority: 9,708 (24.34%)


Sevenoaks
[E] Conservative hold
JC RodgersConservative26,67046.99%
J ScanlanLabour15,06526.54%
R WebsterLiberal15,02426.47%

Electorate: 74,969; Turnout: 75.71%;
Majority: 11,605 (20.45%)


Sheffield Attercliffe
[E] Labour hold
AEP DuffyLabour29,60168.96%
PM SanthouseConservative8,04318.74%
G BroadheadLiberal5,28212.30%

Electorate: 63,917; Turnout: 67.16%;
Majority: 21,558 (50.22%)


Sheffield Brightside
[E] Labour hold
J MaynardLabour18,10849.66%
E GriffithsInd Labour10,18227.92%
RE WalkerConservative4,90513.45%
WTW BladesLiberal3,271 8.97%

Electorate: 54,095; Turnout: 67.41%;
Majority: 7,926 (21.74%)


Sheffield Hallam
[E] Conservative hold
JH OsbornConservative26,08349.00%
CJC BettsLabour15,41928.97%
MA JohnsonLiberal11,72422.03%

Electorate: 77,400; Turnout: 68.77%;
Majority: 10,664 (20.04%)


Sheffield Heeley
[E] Labour hold
FO HooleyLabour24,72851.60%
AE PageConservative15,32231.97%
RJ FairfaxLiberal7,15114.92%
P RevellNational Front723 1.51%

Electorate: 65,244; Turnout: 73.45%;
Majority: 9,406 (19.63%)


Sheffield Hillsborough
[E] Labour hold
MH FlanneryLabour21,02660.67%
RB WilliamsonConservative8,71825.16%
RC OsnerLiberal4,91214.17%

Electorate: 52,032; Turnout: 66.61%;
Majority: 12,308 (35.51%)


Sheffield Park
[E] Labour hold
FW MulleyLabour30,05771.41%
FR ButlerLiberal6,09314.48%
R TrenchConservative5,53913.16%
G AshberryCommunist403 0.96%

Electorate: 67,425; Turnout: 62.43%;
Majority: 23,964 (56.93%)


Shipley
[E] Conservative hold
JM FoxConservative18,51843.99%
MJ WedgeworthLabour15,48236.78%
GG RobertsLiberal8,09419.23%

Electorate: 52,006; Turnout: 80.94%;
Majority: 3,036 ( 7.21%)


Shoreham
[E] Conservative hold
RN LuceConservative26,17051.15%
PF BartramLiberal14,79728.92%
Q BarryLabour10,20019.93%

Electorate: 68,498; Turnout: 74.70%;
Majority: 11,373 (22.23%)


Shrewsbury
[E] Conservative hold
J Langford-HoltConservative19,06443.12%
W MarshLiberal13,64230.86%
DW WoodvineLabour11,50426.02%

Electorate: 60,228; Turnout: 73.40%;
Majority: 5,422 (12.26%)


Sidcup
[E] Conservative hold
ERG HeathConservative18,99150.47%
WJ JenningsLabour11,44830.42%
IRP JosephsLiberal6,95418.48%
DH JonesInd174 0.46%
MJ NortonInd61 0.16%

Electorate: 49,564; Turnout: 75.92%;
Majority: 7,543 (20.05%)

Skipton
[E] Conservative hold
GB DraysonConservative17,82241.29%
KC BrooksLiberal17,23239.92%
CG BurksLabour8,10918.79%

Electorate: 52,562; Turnout: 82.12%;
Majority: 590 ( 1.37%)


Solihull
[E] Conservative hold
WP GrieveConservative31,70752.67%
JA WindmillLiberal15,84826.33%
D McShaneLabour12,64021.00%

Electorate: 79,992; Turnout: 75.25%;
Majority: 15,859 (26.35%)


Somerset North
[E] Conservative hold
AP DeanConservative32,14644.88%
HR WhiteLabour22,67131.65%
JM BourneLiberal16,42822.93%
JK PollingUnited Democrat387 0.54%

Electorate: 89,056; Turnout: 80.43%;
Majority: 9,475 (13.23%)


Southall
[E] Labour hold
SJ BidwellLabour24,21853.81%
RC PattenConservative14,23531.63%
CIN ArnoldLiberal6,55714.57%

Electorate: 70,832; Turnout: 63.54%;
Majority: 9,983 (22.18%)


Southampton Itchen
[E] Labour hold
RC MitchellLabour28,16848.89%
PT JamesConservative20,37335.36%
J CherrysonLiberal9,07115.74%

Electorate: 82,009; Turnout: 70.25%;
Majority: 7,795 (13.53%)


Southampton Test
[E] Labour gain
BC GouldLabour22,78042.17%
SJA HillConservative22,25041.19%
JR WallisLiberal8,99416.65%

Electorate: 73,895; Turnout: 73.11%;
Majority: 530 ( 0.98%)


Southend East
[E] Conservative hold
SJ McAddenConservative18,08345.87%
SK WardLabour13,48034.20%
JWJ CurryLiberal7,85619.93%

Electorate: 57,295; Turnout: 68.80%;
Majority: 4,603 (11.68%)


Southend West
[E] Conservative hold
HPG ChannonConservative23,48047.59%
W GreavesLiberal16,40933.26%
AN WrightLabour9,45119.15%

Electorate: 67,438; Turnout: 73.16%;
Majority: 7,071 (14.33%)


Southgate
[E] Conservative hold
AG BerryConservative25,88853.90%
JP SheppardLabour10,96622.83%
GJ BridgeLiberal9,92220.66%
BW PellNational Front1,255 2.61%

Electorate: 70,935; Turnout: 67.71%;
Majority: 14,922 (31.07%)


Southport
[E] Conservative hold
WI PercivalConservative23,01447.23%
RC FearnLiberal17,38735.68%
IG JamesLabour8,32317.08%

Electorate: 66,109; Turnout: 73.70%;
Majority: 5,627 (11.55%)


South Shields
[E] Labour hold
A BlenkinsopLabour26,49256.39%
NS SmithConservative11,66724.84%
L GarbuttLiberal8,10617.26%
W OwenNational Front711 1.51%

Electorate: 72,584; Turnout: 64.72%;
Majority: 14,825 (31.56%)


Sowerby
[E] Labour hold
MF MaddenLabour14,97138.80%
D ThompsonConservative14,32537.12%
DT ShuttLiberal9,13623.68%
H SmithMore Prosperous Britain157 0.41%

Electorate: 48,747; Turnout: 79.16%;
Majority: 646 ( 1.67%)


Spelthorne
[E] Conservative hold
HE AtkinsConservative23,12544.73%
CH DodwellLabour17,17733.23%
PE WinnerLiberal10,21219.75%
J CliftonNational Front1,180 2.28%

Electorate: 69,411; Turnout: 74.48%;
Majority: 5,948 (11.51%)


Stafford & Stone
[E] Conservative hold
HCPJ FraserConservative27,17345.39%
TE CowlishawLabour20,84534.82%
HS MartinLiberal11,49119.20%
DE SutchGo to Blazes Party351 0.59%

Electorate: 78,817; Turnout: 75.95%;
Majority: 6,328 (10.57%)


Staffordshire South West
[E] Conservative hold
PT CormackConservative22,60449.11%
IK WymerLabour15,06532.73%
A LambertLiberal8,35518.15%

Electorate: 61,042; Turnout: 75.40%;
Majority: 7,539 (16.38%)

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