South Hertfordshire (UK Parliament constituency)
Former County constituency|
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||One|
|Replaced by||Hertsmere, Watford and St Albans|
|Created from||Barnet, Enfield West and St Albans|
South Hertfordshire was a constituency in Hertfordshire which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It was created for the February 1974 general election and abolished for the 1983 general election when it was partly replaced by the new Hertsmere constituency.
The Urban District of Potters Bar, the Rural District of Elstree, in the Rural District of St Albans the parishes of Colney Heath, London Colney, and St Stephen, and in the Rural District of Watford the parish of Aldenham.
Members of Parliament
|Feb 1974||Cecil Parkinson||Conservative|
|1983||constituency abolished: see Hertsmere|
|Liberal||John Douglas Olin Henchley||13,356||25.4||n/a|
|Liberal||John Douglas Olin Henchley||9,393||19.1||-6.3|
|National Front||S Fenn||605||1.2||n/a|
- "'Hertfordshire South', Feb 1974 - May 1983". ElectionWeb Project. Cognitive Computing Limited. Retrieved 22 March 2016.