Strathclyde Regional Council election, 1974

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An election to Strathclyde Regional Council was held in May 1974, alongside regional elections across Scotland. All 103 of the councils seats were up for election.

Aggregate results[edit]

Strathclyde Regional Council election, 1974[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 71 68.9 44.0 388,480
  Conservative 20 19.4 28.4 250,719
  SNP 5 4.9 15.1 132,871
  Independent 5 4.9 4.9 43,227
  Liberal 2 1.9 4.5 39,839
  Communist 0 0.0 1.2 10,437
  Ind. Conservative 0 0.0 0.5 4,764
  Independent Labour 0 0.0 0.5 4,708
  Independent Progressive 0 0.0 0.4 3,778
  Independent Socialist 0 0.0 0.3 2,746
  Paisley Local 0 0.0 0.1 1,043
  Socialist Workers Republican 0 0.0 0.0 140

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