1979 General Election

Crosby

Conservative hold / Rodney Page
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativePage, Rodney34,76856.9%+5.4%
 LabourMulhearn, Tony15,49625.4%-5%
 LiberalHill, A9,30215.2%-2.8%
 EcologyHussey, P1,4892.4%N/A
Majority19,27231.5%+10.4%
Turnout61,05575.2%1.7%
Swing+5.2%
By-election held due to the MP's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 Social DemocraticWilliams, Shirley28,11849.1%N/A
 ConservativeButcher, John22,82939.8%-17.1%
 LabourBackhouse, John5,4509.5%-15.9%
 EcologySmall, Richard4800.8%N/A
 Monster Raving LoonyFin-tim-lin-bin-whin-bim-lim-bus-stop-F'tang-F'tang-OlĂ©-Biscuitbarrel, Tarquin2230.4%N/A
 IndependentKeen, Tom990.2%N/A
 Democratic MonarchistBoaks, Bill360.06%N/A
 IndependentKennedy, John310.05%N/A
 IndependentPotter, Donald310.05%N/A
Majority5,2899.3%N/A
Turnout57,297INF%0%
Swing+11.25%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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