1935 General Election

Cambridge University

(2 seats)

Conservative hold / John James Withers
Conservative hold / Kenneth William Murray Pickthorn
This seat elected two MPs using the single transferrable vote system. However, two candidates achieved the quota on the first round
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeWithers, John James7,60242.3%N/A
 ConservativePickthorn, Kenneth William Murray6,91738.5%N/A
 LabourElvin, Herbert Lionel3,45319.2%N/A
Majority3,46419.3%N/A
Estimated Turnout8,98626.7%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 23 Feb 1935 by-election
By-election held due to Withers' death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Independent ConservativeHill, Archibald Vivian9,84064.6%N/A
 Independent ProgressiveRyle, John Alfred5,38735.4%N/A
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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