Heywood and Radcliffe by-election, 1946

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The Heywood and Radcliffe by-election of 1946 was held on 21 February 1946. The byelection was held due to the death of the incumbent Labour MP, John Edmondson Whittaker. It was won by the Labour candidate Tony Greenwood.[1]

Heywood and Radcliffe by-election, 1946[2] Electorate
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Tony Greenwood 22,238 50.5
Conservative Aubrey Jones 21,786 49.5
Majority 452
Turnout 75.6
Labour hold Swing

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.leighrayment.com/commons.htm
  2. ^ "1946 By Election Results". Archived from the original on 2013-11-05. Retrieved 2015-08-11.