1960 Harrow West by-election

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The Harrow West by-election was held on 17 March 1960 due to the suicide of the incumbent Conservative MP, Sir Albert Braithwaite. It was won by the Conservative candidate John Page.[1]

Harrow West by-election, 1960[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative John Page 18,526 55.77 -15.15
Liberal John M. Wallbridge 7,100 21.38 N/A
Labour Philip J. Jenkins 6,030 18.15 -10.93
New Conservative John E. Dayton 1,560 4.70 N/A
Majority 11,426 34.39 -7.45
Turnout 33,216 61.60 -17.64
Registered electors 53,756
Conservative hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.leighrayment.com/commons.htm
  2. ^ "1960 By Election Results". Archived from the original on 16 October 2013. Retrieved 15 August 2015.