October 1974 General Election

Berwick and East Lothian

Labour gain from Conservative / John Mackintosh
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourMackintosh, John20,68243.3%+1%
 ConservativeAncram, Michael17,94237.6%-5.8%
 SNPMacleod, R6,32313.2%-1%
 LiberalLawson, CF2,8115.9%N/A
Majority2,7405.7%N/A
Turnout47,75883.1%-2.8%
Swing+3.4%
By-election held due to the MP's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourRobertson, John20,53047.4%+4.1%
 ConservativeMarshall, Margaret17,41840.2%+2.6%
 SNPLindsay, Isobel3,7998.8%-4.4%
 LiberalGlen, Tam1,5433.6%-2.3%
Majority3,1127.2%+1.5%
Turnout43,290INF%0%
Swing+0.75%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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