1945 General Election

Preston

(2 seats)

Labour gain from Conservative / Samuel Segal
Labour gain from Conservative / John William Sunderland
This seat elected two MPs
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourSegal, Samuel33,05324.2%N/A
 LabourSunderland, John William32,88924.1%N/A
 ConservativeChurchill, Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer29,12921.4%N/A
 ConservativeAmery, Harold Julian27,88520.4%N/A
 LiberalToulmin, Maurice8,2516.1%N/A
 CommunistDevine, Pat5,1683.8%N/A
Majority3,7602.7%N/A
Estimated Turnout68,18877%N/A
SwingN/A
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 25 Nov 1936 or 25 Sep 1940 by-elections
By-election held due to Sunderland's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourShackleton, Edward Arthur Alexander32,18955.6%N/A
 ConservativeNicholls, Harmar25,71844.4%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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