1918 General Election

Hackney South

Independent gain from Liberal / Horatio William Bottomley
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 IndependentBottomley, Horatio William11,14579.7%N/A
 Liberal with Coalition CouponHenry, Arthur2,83020.3%-29.1%
Majority8,31559.4%N/A
Turnout13,97555.4%-17.2%
Swing+54.4%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 24 May 1912 by-election
By-election held due to the MP's expulsion from the House of Commons after being convicted at the Central Criminal Court for fradulent conversion
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Unionist with Coalition CouponErskine-Bolst, Clifford Charles Alan Lawrence9,11850.2%N/A
 LabourKnight, George Wilfrid Holford9,04649.8%N/A
Majority720.4%N/A
Turnout18,16456.3%0.9%
Swing+39.65%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
Search for another constituency
© 2018 Election Hub • James Phillips • Images as stated.
admin@electionhub.co.uk | @Election_Hub_
Logo made with DesignEvo