Greater London Council election, 1977

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Greater London Council election, 1977
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92 councillors
  First party Second party
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Party Conservative Labour
Seats won 64 28
Seat change Increase32 Decrease30
Popular vote 1,177,390 737,194
Percentage 52.5% 32.9%
Swing Increase14.5% Decrease14.5%

  Third party Fourth party
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Party Liberal National Front
Seats won 0 0
Seat change Decrease2 Steady
Popular vote 174,405 119,060
Percentage 7.8% 5.3%
Swing Decrease4.7% Increase4.8%

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Results by parliamentary constituency.

These are the results for the 5 May 1977 Greater London Council election.

Political Party Votes Share of Vote (%) % Change Candidates Seats Won Seats Change
Conservative 1,177,390 52.5 +14.5 92 64 +32
Labour 737,194 32.9 -14.5 92 28 -30
Liberal 174,405 7.8 -4.7 92 0 -2
National Front 119,060 5.3 +4.8 91 0 0
National Party 8,300 0.4 N/A 22 0 0
Communist 8,267 0.4 -0.2 24 0 0
GLC Abolitionist Campaign 7,869 0.4 N/A 31 0 0
International Marxist 1,930 0.1 N/A 4 0 0
Independent 1,834 0.1 -0.1 9 0 0
People 1,621 0.1 N/A 2 0 0
Independent Conservative 1,025 0.0 -0.1 1 0 0
Independent Liberal 878 0.0 N/A 3 0 0
English National 685 0.0 N/A 5 0 0
Fellowship 552 0.0 N/A 1 0 0
Socialist (GB) 502 0.0 -0.1 4 0 0
Ecology 298 0.0 N/A 1 0 0
New Britain 254 0.0 N/A 1 0 0

Turnout: 2,242,064 people voted

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