Liverpool West Toxteth by-election, 1935

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The Liverpool West Toxteth by-election of 1935 was held on 16 July 1935. The by-election was held due to the appointment as a metropolitan police magistrate of the incumbent Conservative MP, Clyde Tabor Wilson. It was won by the Labour candidate Joseph Gibbins.[1]

Result[edit]

Liverpool West Toxteth by-election, 1935[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Joseph Gibbins 14,908 60.9 +18.8
Conservative J.W.J. Cremlyn 9,565 39.1 −18.8
Majority 5,343 21.8 N/A
Turnout 24,473 53.9 −22.2
Registered electors 45,373
Labour gain from Conservative Swing +18.8

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.leighrayment.com/commons.htm
  2. ^ Craig, F.W.S., ed. (1969). British parliamentary election results 1918-1949. Glasgow: Political Reference Publications. p. 183. ISBN 0-900178-01-9.