1959 General Election

Blackpool North

Conservative hold / Sir Toby Austin Richard William Low
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeLow, Sir Toby Austin Richard William25,29757.9%-13.3%
 LabourDugdale, William H9,44021.6%-7.2%
 LiberalHague, Harry8,99020.6%N/A
Majority15,85736.3%-6.1%
Turnout43,72778.5%11.6%
Swing-3.05%
By-election held due to the MP's elevation to the House of Lords
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeMiscampbell, Norman Alexander12,71138.3%-19.6%
 LiberalHague, Harry11,73835.3%+14.7%
 LabourSummerskill, Shirley Catherine Wynne8,77626.4%+4.8%
Majority9733%-33.3%
Turnout33,225INF%0%
Swing-17.15%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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