1979 General Election

Mitcham and Morden

Labour hold / Bruce Douglas-Mann
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourDouglas-Mann, Bruce21,66845.2%-3%
 ConservativeSamuel, D21,05043.9%+9%
 LiberalLocke, R4,2588.9%-7.1%
 National FrontPerryman, J9662%N/A
Majority6181.3%-12%
Turnout47,94276.9%5.9%
Swing-6%
By-election held due to the MP's resignation to seek re-election as a Social Democratic candidate
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeRumbold, Angela13,30643.5%-0.4%
 Social DemocraticDouglas-Mann, Bruce9,03229.5%N/A
 LabourNicholas, David7,47524.4%-20.8%
 National FrontPearce, Joseph4571.5%-0.5%
 Independent LiberalLarkin, Edward1230.4%N/A
 Ethnic Minority CandidateSawh, Roy840.3%N/A
 Democratic MonarchistBoaks, Bill660.2%N/A
 COPSBardwaj, Jitendra220.07%N/A
 Computer DemocratFarnsworth, Christopher180.06%N/A
Majority4,27414%N/A
Turnout30,583INF%0%
Swing-4.7%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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