1935 General Election

Manchester Gorton

Labour gain from Conservative / Joseph Compton
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourCompton, Joseph20,03955.9%+13.6%
 ConservativeBailey, Eric Alfred George Shackleton15,83344.1%-11%
Majority4,20611.8%N/A
Turnout35,87277.7%-4.2%
Swing+12.3%
By-election held due to the MP's death
This seat was unopposed
By-election held due to the MP's elevation to the House of Lords
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourBenn, William Wedgwood17,84957.7%+1.8%
 ConservativeSpearman, A13,09142.3%-1.8%
Majority4,75815.4%+3.6%
Turnout30,940INF%0%
Swing+1.8%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
 LabourOldfield, William HenryUnopposed
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
By-election held due to the MP's death
This seat was unopposed
By-election held due to the MP's elevation to the House of Lords
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourBenn, William Wedgwood17,84957.7%+1.8%
 ConservativeSpearman, A13,09142.3%-1.8%
Majority4,75815.4%+3.6%
Turnout30,940INF%0%
Swing+1.8%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
 LabourOldfield, William HenryUnopposed
MajorityN/AN/AN/A
TurnoutN/AN/AN/A
SwingN/A
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