1979 General Election

Great Grimsby

Labour hold / Austin Mitchell
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourMitchell, Austin26,28252%+4.9%
 ConservativeBlair, Robert20,04139.7%+7.8%
 LiberalRigby, DM3,8377.6%-13%
 IndependentLennard, J2140.4%N/A
 National FrontHayes, J1370.3%N/A
Majority6,24112.3%-2.9%
Turnout50,51175.8%6.4%
Swing-1.45%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 28 April 1977 by-election
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