1924 General Election

Leith

Liberal hold / William Wedgwood Benn
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalBenn, William Wedgwood16,56959.6%-4.9%
 LabourWilson, Robert Freeman11,25040.4%+4.9%
Majority5,31919.2%-9.8%
Turnout27,819100%40.9%
Swing-4.9%
By-election held due to the MP's resignation after joining Labour
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LiberalBrown, Alfred Ernest12,46142.4%-17.2%
 LabourWilson, Robert Freeman12,35042%+1.6%
 UnionistBeaton, Allan4,60715.7%N/A
Majority1110.4%-18.8%
Turnout29,41873.9%-26.1%
Swing-9.4%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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