UK General Election results June 1983

9th June 1983
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The region in which each constituency is situated is indicated in square brackets
Aberavon — AshfieldAshford — Bath
Aberavon
[W]
J MorrisLabour23,74558.75%
S CuttsAlliance (Lib)8,20620.30%
G BaileyConservative6,60516.34%
G PhillipsPlaid Cymru1,859 4.60%

Electorate: 53,443; Turnout: 75.62%;
Majority: 15,539 (38.45%)


Aberdeen North
[S]
R HughesLabour19,26247.02%
CS DeansAlliance (SDP)10,11824.70%
G ScanlanConservative7,42618.13%
JA McGuanSNP3,790 9.25%
M HartyEcology367 0.90%

Electorate: 63,049; Turnout: 64.97%;
Majority: 9,144 (22.32%)


Aberdeen South
[S]
G MaloneConservative15,39338.92%
R MiddletonLabour11,81229.87%
IG PhilipAlliance (SDP)10,37226.22%
A StronachSNP1,974 4.99%

Electorate: 57,540; Turnout: 68.74%;
Majority: 3,581 ( 9.05%)


Aldershot
[E]
J CritchleyConservative31,28855.45%
N WestbrookAlliance (Lib)19,07033.80%
A CrawfordLabour6,07010.76%

Electorate: 77,593; Turnout: 72.72%;
Majority: 12,218 (21.65%)


Aldridge-Brownhills
[E]
R ShepherdConservative24,14850.72%
RT BurfordLabour11,86424.92%
P GunnAlliance (SDP)11,59924.36%

Electorate: 60,803; Turnout: 78.30%;
Majority: 12,284 (25.80%)


Altrincham & Sale
[E]
F MontgomeryConservative25,32152.54%
B ClancyAlliance (Lib)14,41029.90%
A ErwinLabour7,68415.94%
C MarshEcology629 1.31%
IJ WolstenholmeInd152 0.32%

Electorate: 65,984; Turnout: 73.04%;
Majority: 10,911 (22.64%)


Alyn & Deeside
[W]
SB JonesLabour17,80640.29%
S BurnsConservative16,43837.20%
EC OwenAlliance (SDP)9,53521.58%
A ShorePlaid Cymru413 0.93%

Electorate: 56,618; Turnout: 78.05%;
Majority: 1,368 ( 3.10%)


Amber Valley
[E]
P OppenheimConservative21,50241.73%
DM BookbinderLabour18,18435.29%
B JohnsonAlliance (Lib)10,98921.33%
P GriffithsInd856 1.66%

Electorate: 66,720; Turnout: 77.23%;
Majority: 3,318 ( 6.44%)


Angus East
[S]
PL FraserConservative19,21844.05%
A WelshSNP15,69135.97%
P HammondAlliance (SDP)4,97811.41%
C McConnellLabour3,497 8.02%
P RossEcology239 0.55%

Electorate: 59,359; Turnout: 73.49%;
Majority: 3,527 ( 8.09%)


Antrim East
[N]
R BeggsOfficial Unionist Party14,29337.41%
J AllisterDemocratic Unionist Party13,92636.45%
S NeesonAlliance7,62019.94%
M O'ClearySDLP1,0472.74%
W CunningInd7411.94%
A KellyWorkers Party581 1.52%

Electorate: 58,863; Turnout: 64.91%;
Majority: 367 (0.96%)


Antrim North
[N]
I PaisleyDemocratic Unionist Party23,92254.15%
R CoulterOfficial Unionist Party10,74924.33%
S FarrenSDLP6,19314.02%
P McMahonSinn Fein2,860 6.47%
MH SamuelEcology451 1.02%

Electorate: 63,254; Turnout: 69.84%;
Majority: 13,173 (29.82%)


Antrim South
[N]
C ForsytheOfficial Unionist Party17,72745.65%
R ThompsonDemocratic Unionist Party10,93528.16%
G MawhinneyAlliance4,61211.88%
A MaginnessSDLP3,377 8.70%
S LavertySinn Fein1,629 4.20%
K SmythWorkers Party549 1.41%

Electorate: 59,321; Turnout: 65.46%;
Majority: 6,792 (17.49%)


Argyll & Bute
[S]
J MacKayConservative13,38038.63%
JR MichieAlliance (Lib)9,53627.53%
I SmithSNP8,51424.58%
C McCaffertyLabour3,204 9.25%

Electorate: 47,497; Turnout: 72.92%;
Majority: 3,844 (11.10%)


Arundel
[E]
RM MarshallConservative31,09659.58%
J WalshAlliance (Lib)15,39129.49%
GC ReesLabour4,302 8.24%
J WadmanConservative for Capital Punishment1,399 2.68%

Electorate: 74,849; Turnout: 69.72%;
Majority: 15,705 (30.09%)


Ashfield
[E]
DF HaynesLabour21,85942.49%
R SeligmanConservative15,77230.66%
F SteinAlliance (Lib)13,81226.85%

Electorate: 69,791; Turnout: 73.71%;
Majority: 6,087 (11.83%)

Ashford
[E] Conservative hold
K SpeedConservative27,23056.80%
J HawkesAlliance (SDP)13,31927.78%
P LewisLabour6,16712.87%
CA PorterEcology569 1.19%
JW KingNational Labour456 0.95%
RE LockwoodBNP195 0.41%

Electorate: 65,442; Turnout: 73.25%;
Majority: 13,911 (29.02%)


Ashton-under-Lyne
[E]
R SheldonLabour20,98749.73%
R SpringConservative13,29031.49%
J AdlerAlliance (SDP)7,52117.82%
D HallsworthInd407 0.96%

Electorate: 58,963; Turnout: 71.58%;
Majority: 7,697 (18.24%)


Aylesbury
[E]
TH RaisonConservative30,23058.06%
M SooleAlliance (SDP)15,31029.40%
MP MoranLabour6,36412.22%
T ChapmanInd166 0.32%

Electorate: 72,792; Turnout: 71.53%;
Majority: 14,920 (28.65%)


Ayr
[S]
GK YoungerConservative21,32542.79%
K MacDonaldLabour13,33826.76%
C BrodieAlliance (Lib)12,74025.56%
I GoldieSNP2,431 4.88%

Electorate: 65,010; Turnout: 76.66%;
Majority: 7,987 (16.03%)


Banbury
[E]
A BaldryConservative26,22553.36%
K FitchettAlliance (SDP)13,20026.86%
JB HodgsonLabour9,34319.01%
DN BroughInd383 0.78%

Electorate: 65,324; Turnout: 75.24%;
Majority: 13,025 (26.50%)


Banff & Buchan
[S]
A McQuarrieConservative16,07239.74%
D HendersonSNP15,13537.42%
E NeedhamAlliance (SDP)6,08415.04%
IFR LloydLabour3,150 7.79%

Electorate: 60,403; Turnout: 66.95%;
Majority: 937 ( 2.32%)


Barking
[E]
J RichardsonLabour14,41542.12%
H SummersonConservative10,38930.36%
J GibbAlliance (Lib)8,77025.63%
I NewportNational Front646 1.89%

Electorate: 52,362; Turnout: 65.35%;
Majority: 4,026 (11.77%)


Barnsley Central
[E]
R MasonLabour21,84759.80%
H OldfieldConservative7,67421.01%
G ReidAlliance (Lib)7,01119.19%

Electorate: 55,115; Turnout: 66.28%;
Majority: 14,173 (38.80%)


Barnsley East
[E]
T PatchettLabour23,90566.28%
P TomlinsonAlliance (Lib)6,41317.78%
G EnglandConservative5,74915.94%

Electorate: 53,611; Turnout: 67.28%;
Majority: 17,492 (48.50%)


Barnsley West & Penistone
[E]
A McKayLabour22,56050.81%
T HartleyConservative12,21827.52%
J EvansAlliance (SDP)9,62421.67%

Electorate: 60,648; Turnout: 73.21%;
Majority: 10,342 (23.29%)


Barrow and Furness
[E]
C FranksConservative22,28443.63%
AE BoothLabour17,70734.67%
D CottierAlliance (SDP)11,07921.69%

Electorate: 67,896; Turnout: 75.22%;
Majority: 4,577 ( 8.96%)


Basildon
[E]
D AmessConservative17,51638.68%
JGH FulbrookLabour16,13735.63%
S SlipmanAlliance (SDP)11,63425.69%

Electorate: 69,604; Turnout: 65.06%;
Majority: 1,379 ( 3.05%)


Basingstoke
[E]
A HunterConservative28,38151.32%
GE Hudson DaviesAlliance (SDP)15,93128.81%
J McAllisterLabour10,64619.25%
I WilsonBNP344 0.62%

Electorate: 71,975; Turnout: 76.84%;
Majority: 12,450 (22.51%)


Bassetlaw
[E]
J AshtonLabour22,23145.60%
M CleasbyConservative18,40037.74%
B WithnallAlliance (SDP)8,12416.66%

Electorate: 65,721; Turnout: 74.18%;
Majority: 3,831 ( 7.86%)


Bath
[E] Conservative hold
CF PattenConservative22,54447.09%
JM DeanAlliance (SDP)17,24036.01%
AJ PottLabour7,25915.16%
D GrimesEcology441 0.92%
RS WandleProgressive Liberal319 0.67%
GS YoungWorld Government67 0.14%

Electorate: 64,325; Turnout: 74.42%;
Majority: 5,304 (11.08%)

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