Fylde South (UK Parliament constituency)

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Coordinates: 53°46′52″N 2°55′23″W / 53.781°N 2.923°W / 53.781; -2.923

Fylde South
Former County constituency
for the House of Commons
County Lancashire
19501983
Replaced by Fylde
Created from Fylde

Fylde South was a constituency which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1950, until it was abolished for the 1983 general election.

Boundaries[edit]

Members of Parliament[edit]

Election Member Party
1950 Claude Lancaster Conservative
1970 Sir Edward Gardner Conservative
1983 constituency abolished: see Fylde

Elections[edit]

Elections in the 1950s[edit]

General Election 1950: [1]

Electorate 60,242

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Claude Granville Lancaster N/A
Labour James Brian O'Hara N/A
Liberal John Edward Gouldbourn N/A
Majority N/A
Turnout N/A
Conservative win
General Election 1951: [2]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
General Election 1955: [3]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing
General Election 1959: [4]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Conservative hold Swing

Elections in the 1960s[edit]

General Election 1964: [5]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour
Conservative
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Labour gain from Conservative Swing
General Election 1966: [6]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labour
Conservative
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Labour hold Swing

Elections in the 1970s[edit]

General Election 1970: [7]

Electorate

Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative
Labour
Liberal
Majority
Turnout
Conservative gain from Labour Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  2. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  3. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  4. ^ F W S Craig, British Parliamentary Election Results 1950-1973; Political Reference Publications, Glasgow 1973
  5. ^ F W S Craig, British Parliamentary Election Results 1950-1973; Political Reference Publications, Glasgow 1973
  6. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig
  7. ^ British parliamentary election results, 1950-1973 by FWS Craig