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
Ilford South — Kingston upon ThamesKingswood — Leicester East
Ilford South
[E]
NG ThorneConservative18,67245.44%
JH HogbenLabour14,10634.33%
R ScottAlliance (Lib)7,99919.47%
RA MartinBNP316 0.77%

Electorate: 58,208; Turnout: 70.60%;
Majority: 4,566 (11.11%)


Inverness Nairn & Lochaber
[S]
R JohnstonAlliance (Lib)20,67146.05%
DG MacleanConservative13,37329.79%
D MacMillanLabour6,44814.36%
H VernalSNP4,395 9.79%

Electorate: 63,645; Turnout: 70.53%;
Majority: 7,298 (16.26%)


Ipswich
[E]
K WeetchLabour22,19143.72%
E CottrellConservative21,11441.60%
P MiernikAlliance (Lib)7,22014.22%
A PearsonBNP235 0.46%

Electorate: 67,292; Turnout: 75.43%;
Majority: 1,077 ( 2.12%)


Isle of Wight
[E] Liberal / Alliance (Lib) hold
S RossAlliance (Lib)38,40750.97%
V BottomleyConservative34,90446.32%
C WilsonLabour1,828 2.43%
B McDermottI O W Residents Party208 0.28%

Electorate: 94,226; Turnout: 79.96%;
Majority: 3,503 ( 4.65%)


Islington North
[E]
J CorbynLabour14,95140.45%
D ColemanConservative9,34425.28%
J GrantAlliance (SDP)8,26822.37%
M O'HalloranInd Labour4,09111.07%
L Bearsford-WalkerBNP176 0.48%
R LincolnCouncil for United Ireland134 0.36%

Electorate: 59,984; Turnout: 61.62%;
Majority: 5,607 (15.17%)


Islington South & Finsbury
[E]
C SmithLabour13,46036.31%
G CunninghamAlliance (SDP)13,09735.33%
A JohnstonConservative9,89426.69%
J DoneganNational Front341 0.92%
J MurphyIslington & Finsbury Party102 0.28%
D StentifordBNP94 0.25%
C SlapperSocialist Party of GB85 0.23%

Electorate: 59,795; Turnout: 62.00%;
Majority: 363 ( 0.98%)


Islwyn
[W]
N KinnockLabour23,18359.34%
D JohnsonAlliance (SDP)8,80322.53%
M BevanConservative5,51114.11%
A RichardsPlaid Cymru1,574 4.03%

Electorate: 50,259; Turnout: 77.74%;
Majority: 14,380 (36.80%)


Jarrow
[E]
D DixonLabour25,15155.25%
S CoplandConservative11,27424.77%
JA LennoxAlliance (Lib)9,09419.98%

Electorate: 63,770; Turnout: 71.38%;
Majority: 13,877 (30.49%)


Keighley
[E]
GPA WallerConservative21,37042.55%
R CryerLabour18,59637.03%
J WellsAlliance (Lib)9,95119.82%
M PenneyEcology302 0.60%

Electorate: 63,678; Turnout: 78.86%;
Majority: 2,774 ( 5.52%)


Kensington
[E]
B Rhys WilliamsConservative14,27445.96%
BT BousquetLabour9,17329.54%
W GoodhartAlliance (SDP)6,87322.13%
J PorrittEcology649 2.09%
T KnightInd86 0.28%

Electorate: 49,584; Turnout: 62.63%;
Majority: 5,101 (16.43%)


Kent Mid
[E]
A RoweConservative25,40053.46%
A WainmanAlliance (Lib)12,85727.06%
V HullLabour8,92818.79%
D DelderfieldNew Britain324 0.68%

Electorate: 66,510; Turnout: 71.43%;
Majority: 12,543 (26.40%)


Kettering
[E]
R FreemanConservative23,22348.40%
C GoodhartAlliance (SDP)14,63730.51%
A GordonLabour10,11921.09%

Electorate: 62,819; Turnout: 76.38%;
Majority: 8,586 (17.90%)


Kilmarnock & Loudon
[S] Labour hold
W McKelveyLabour20,25043.63%
R LeckieConservative11,45024.67%
A RossAlliance (SDP)10,54522.72%
C CalmanSNP4,165 8.97%

Electorate: 61,394; Turnout: 75.59%;
Majority: 8,800 (18.96%)


Kincardine & Deeside
[S]
A Buchanan-SmithConservative20,29347.68%
S WaughAlliance (Lib)12,49729.36%
M MorellLabour6,47215.21%
A TuttleSNP3,297 7.75%

Electorate: 59,552; Turnout: 71.47%;
Majority: 7,796 (18.32%)


Kingston upon Thames
[E]
NSH LamontConservative22,09454.10%
R HayesAlliance (Lib)13,22232.37%
PJ SmithLabour4,97712.19%
A Presant-CollinsEcology290 0.71%
P DoddLoony Society259 0.63%

Electorate: 56,794; Turnout: 71.91%;
Majority: 8,872 (21.72%)

Kingswood
[E]
R HaywardConservative22,57340.35%
T WalkerLabour20,77637.14%
M GilbertAlliance (SDP)12,59122.51%

Electorate: 72,159; Turnout: 77.52%;
Majority: 1,797 ( 3.21%)


Kirkaldy
[S]
H GourlayLabour15,38039.84%
I WalkerConservative10,04926.03%
M BlackAlliance (SDP)9,72425.19%
D WoodSNP3,452 8.94%

Electorate: 53,078; Turnout: 72.73%;
Majority: 5,331 (13.81%)


Knowsley North
[E]
R Kilroy-SilkLabour24,94964.52%
A BirchConservative7,75820.06%
B McColganAlliance (SDP)5,71514.78%
J SimonsWorkers Revolutionary Party246 0.64%

Electorate: 55,606; Turnout: 69.54%;
Majority: 17,191 (44.46%)


Knowsley South
[E]
S HughesLabour25,72753.76%
E LamontConservative13,95829.17%
I SmithAlliance (Lib)8,17317.08%

Electorate: 68,114; Turnout: 70.26%;
Majority: 11,769 (24.59%)


Lagan Valley
[N]
J MolyneauxOfficial Unionist Party24,01759.19%
W BeattieDemocratic Unionist Party6,80116.76%
S CloseAlliance4,59311.32%
C BoomerSDLP2,603 6.42%
R McAuleySinn Fein1,751 4.32%
G LoughlinWorkers Party809 1.99%

Electorate: 60,099; Turnout: 67.51%;
Majority: 17,216 (42.43%)


Lancashire West
[E]
K HindConservative25,45846.25%
J FarringtonLabour18,60033.79%
A SackvilleAlliance (SDP)10,98319.95%

Electorate: 73,980; Turnout: 74.40%;
Majority: 6,858 (12.46%)


Lancaster
[E]
E Kellett-BowmanConservative21,05050.29%
C HarkinsLabour10,41424.88%
W BoothAlliance (Lib)10,21424.40%
SR LeachInd179 0.43%

Electorate: 56,040; Turnout: 74.69%;
Majority: 10,636 (25.41%)


Langbaurgh
[E]
R HoltConservative24,23941.74%
G JohnsonLabour18,21531.37%
R AshbyAlliance (Lib)15,61526.89%

Electorate: 77,387; Turnout: 75.04%;
Majority: 6,024 (10.37%)


Leeds Central
[E]
D FatchettLabour18,70647.93%
P WrigleyAlliance (Lib)10,48426.86%
M Ashley-BrownConservative9,19223.55%
G CumminsBNP331 0.85%
JM RogersCommunist314 0.80%

Electorate: 63,299; Turnout: 61.66%;
Majority: 8,222 (21.07%)


Leeds East
[E]
D HealeyLabour18,45043.76%
A BellConservative12,35529.30%
M ClayAlliance (Lib)10,88425.81%
AH BronsNational Front475 1.13%

Electorate: 63,611; Turnout: 66.28%;
Majority: 6,095 (14.46%)


Leeds North East
[E]
K JosephConservative21,94047.61%
P CrystalAlliance (SDP)12,94528.09%
R SedlerLabour10,95123.76%
E TibbittsAnti-Corruption128 0.28%
P HoltonAgainst Cuts in Education123 0.27%

Electorate: 65,226; Turnout: 70.66%;
Majority: 8,995 (19.52%)


Leeds North West
[E]
K HampsonConservative22,57946.57%
N JonesAlliance (SDP)14,04228.96%
J BattleLabour10,75722.18%
A LaurenceEcology673 1.39%
C HaygreenInd Conservative437 0.90%

Electorate: 68,004; Turnout: 71.30%;
Majority: 8,537 (17.61%)


Leeds South & Morley
[E]
M ReesLabour18,99545.93%
W HydeConservative13,14131.78%
P BurleyAlliance (SDP)9,21622.29%

Electorate: 60,864; Turnout: 67.94%;
Majority: 5,854 (14.16%)


Leeds West
[E]
M MeadowcroftAlliance (Lib)17,90838.42%
J DeanLabour15,86034.02%
J KeebleConservative12,51526.85%
A BraithwaiteBNP334 0.72%

Electorate: 67,538; Turnout: 69.02%;
Majority: 2,048 ( 4.39%)


Leicester East
[E]
P BruinvelsConservative19,11738.94%
P HewittLabour18,18437.04%
T BradleyAlliance (SDP)10,36221.11%
RV GanatraInd970 1.98%
RL SuttonBNP459 0.93%

Electorate: 67,071; Turnout: 73.19%;
Majority: 933 ( 1.90%)

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