Lambeth North by-election, 1934
The Lambeth North by-election of 1934 was held on 23 October 1934. The by-election was held due to the death of the incumbent Liberal MP, Frank Briant. It was won by the Labour candidate George Russell Strauss who had previously been the MP for Lambeth North but lost it to Briant (who had also previously been an MP for the seat) in the landslide defeat for Labour in 1931.
|Labour||George Russell Strauss||8,766||34.9||-8.9|
|Liberal gain from Labour||Swing||+16.1|
|Labour||George Russell Strauss||11,281||57.9||+23.0|
|Liberal||Cllr J.W. Simpson||4,968||25.5||-39.6|
|National Labour||Sydney Frank Markham||2,927||15.0||n/a|
|Independent||Mrs. Alice S.G. Brown||305||1.6||n/a|
|Labour gain from Liberal||Swing||+31.3|
- Craig, Frederick Walter Scott (1969). British Parliamentary Election Results 1918-1949. Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. ISBN 0-900178-06-X.
- Craig, F. W. S. (1983) . British parliamentary election results 1918-1949 (3rd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. p. 35. ISBN 0-900178-06-X.