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Southend's General Elections

 6th May 2010

Southend West                                                  Majority 7,270

  • David Amess Con 20,086
  • Peter Welch Lib 12,816
  • Thomas Flynn Lab 5,850
  • Garry Cockrill UKIP 1,714
  • Tony Gladwin BNP 1,333
  • Barry Bolton 644
  • Dr Vel Ind 617
  • Terry Phillips Eng Dem 546

 

Southend East                                                  Majority 11.050

  • James Dudderidge Con 19,509
  • Kevin Bonavia Lab 8,459
  • Graham Longley Lib 8,084
  • James Moyies UKIP 2,405
  • Geoff Strobridge BNP 1,856
  • Andrew Vaughan Green 707
  • Anthony Chytry Ind 611
5th May 2005

Southend West                                                  Majority 8,959

  • David Amess Con 18,408          
  • Peter Wexham Lib 9,449
  • Jan Etienne Lab 9,072
  • Carole Sampson UKIP 1,349
  • Marimutu Velmurgan Ind 745
  • Jeremy Moss Eng Dem 701
  • Dan Anslow Max Power Party 106

 

Southend East                                                    Majority 5,490

  • James Dudderidge Con 17,874          
  • Fred Grindrod Lab 12,384
  • Graham Longley Lib 5,967
  • John Croft UKIP 1,913
  • Andrew Vaughan Green 1,328

 

7th June 2001  

Southend West                                  Majority 7,941

  • David Amess Con 17,313          
  • Paul Fisher Lab 9,372
  • Richard de Ste Croix 9,319
  • Brian Lee UKIP 1,371

 

Southend East                                                    Majority 7,034

  • Teddy Taylor Con 20,058
  • Chris Dandridge Lab 13,024
  • Stephen Newton Lib Dem 2,780
  • Adrian Hedges Green 990
  • Brian Lynch Liberal  600

1st May 1997           

 

Southend West                                   Majority 2,615

  • David Amess Con 18,029
  • Nina Stimson Lib Dem 15,414
  • Alan Harley Labour 10,600
  • C Webster Ref Party 1,734 
  • Brian Lee UKIP 636
  • P Warburton Nat Law 101

 

 

Southend East                                                  Majority 4,225

  • Teddy Taylor Con 22,683
  • Nigel Smith Lab 18,458
  • Paula Smith Lib Dem 4,387
  • Adrian Hedges Green 990
  • Brian Lynch Liberal  600

9th April 1992       

 

Southend West                                 Majority 11,902

  • Paul Channon Con 27,319
  • Nina Stimson Lib Dem 15,417
  • Geoffrey Viney Labour 6,139
  • A Farmer Liberal 495 
  • Chris Keene Green 451
  • P Warburton Nat Law 127

 

Southend East                                               Majority 13,111

  • Teddy Taylor Con 24,591
  • Graham Bramley Lab 11,480
  • Paula Smith Lib Dem 5,107
  • Brian Lynch Liberal  673

11th June 1987  

 

Southend West                                     Majority 8,400

  • Paul Channon Con 28,003
  • C Grant All Lib 19,603
  • A Smith Labour 3,899

 

Southend East                                             Majority 13,847

  • Teddy Taylor Con 23,753
  • H Berkeley SDP 9,906
  • David Scully Labour 7,296

9th June 1983  

 

Southend West                                     Majority 8,033

  • Paul Channon Con 26,360
  • C Grant Lib 18,327
  • Mrs J Nisbet Labour 8,043

 

Southend East                                             Majority 10,691

  • Teddy Taylor Con 23,753
  • C George SDP 11,052
  • C O'Brien Labour 6,188

3rd May 1979    

Southend West                                Majority 16,864

  • Paul Channon Con 29,449
  • D Evans Lib 12,585
  • Mrs J Nisbet Labour 8,341
  • LJ McKeon Nat Front 680

Southend East                                                  Majority 10,774

 

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 22,413
  • TN Wright Labour 11,639
  • J Hugill Liberal 5,244
  • P Twomey Nat Front 676

10th October 1974  

Southend West                                  Majority 7,071

  • Paul Channon Con 23,480
  • W Greaves Lib 16,409
  • A N Wright Labour 9,451

Southend East                                                   Majority 4,603

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 18,083
  • Ward Labour 13,480
  • JWJ Curry Liberal 7,856

28th February 1974  
 

Southend West                                  Majority 3,595

  • Paul Channon Con 23,480
  • W Greaves Lib 19,885
  • A N Wright Labour 8,720

 

 

Southend East                                                  Majority 4,952

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 19,600  
  • M Burstin Labour 14,648
  • JWJ Curry Liberal 9,979

18th June 1970           
 

Southend West                                Majority 16,885

  • Paul Channon Con 23,480
  • Motel Burstin Labour 12,419
  • Jack Barnett Lib 7,077

 

 

Southend East                                                  Majority  6,960

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 24,025
  • Peter Clyne Labour 17,065

31st March 1966       
 

Southend West                                Majority 11,857

  • Paul Channon Con 25,713
  • Motel Burstin Labour 13,856
  • GC Hoyer-Millar (L) 10958

 

Southend East                                                     Majority 517

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 19,125
  • Peter Clyne Labour 18,608
  • K W Baynes Liberal 4,495

15th October 1964   
 

Southend West                                Majority 11,007

  • Paul Channon Con 25,555
  • Gurth Hoyer Millar Lib 14,548
  • Rex Winsbury Lab 10,423

 

 

Southend East                                                   Majority 3,367

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 19,775
  • Ald EJ Trevett Labour 16,408
  • Ald David Evans Liberal 6,296

8th October 1959  
 

Southend West                                Majority 17,035

  • Paul Channon Con 25,555
  • Miss Heather Harvey Lib 10,577
  • Anthony Pearson-Clarke Lab 9,219

 

Southend East                                                   Majority 7,725

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 24,712
  • EJ Trevett Labour 16,987

26th May 1955       
 

Southend West                               Majority 18,460

  • Henry Channon Con 27,326
  • Victor Marcheal Lab 8,866
  • Miss Heather Harvey Lib 6,375

 

 

Southend East                                                  Majority 6,758

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 23,958
  • W Harold Clough Labour 17,200

 

25th October 1951 
 

Southend West                               Majority 21,755

  • Henry Channon Con 39,287
  • H N Lyall Lab 17,532

 

 

Southend East                                                   Majority 4,610

 

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 23,958  
  • L C Merrion Labour 19,478

23rd February 1950 

Southend West                                Majority 18,746

  • Henry Channon Con 34,100
  • EC Hutchinson Lab 15,354
  • H MacCullum-Scott Lib 9,907

 

 

Southend East                                         Majority 2,165

  • Sir Stephen McAdden Con 20,395
  • RJ Minney Labour 18,230
  • JG Runciman Liberal 4,616

Southend General Elections 1918-1945

 5th July 1945

Southend                                          Majority 5,721

  • Henry Channon Con 27,605
  • GR Sandison Lab 21,884
  • HD Tanner Lib 8,735

 

27th October 1931

Southend                                         Majority 37,823

  • Countess of Iveagh Con 46,564
  • AE Bechervaise Lab 7,741

29th October 1924

Southend                                         Majority 12,493

  • Viscount Elvedon Con 23,417
  • JD Young Liberal 10,924
  • SA Moseley Lab 3,144

15th November 1922

Southend                                          Majority 6,881

  • Viscount Elvedon Con 17,920
  • HD Walker Liberal 11,039

31st January 1911

Southend                                          Majority Unopposed

  • Rupert Guinness Con

13th February 1906

Southend                                          Majority 2,060

  • Rowland Whitehead Lib 9,230
  • Capt JRB Newman C 7,170

 12th August 1895

Southend                                          MajorityRasch FC Vanity Fair 1896-04-02.jpg 1,354

  • Maj FC Rasch C 5,815
  • Mr EW Brooks Lib 4,461

 5th August 1886

Southend                                          Majority 84Rasch FC Vanity Fair 1896-04-02.jpg2

  • Maj FC Rasch C 3,758
  • Mr WH Wills Lib 2,916

14th November 1935

Southend                                         Majority 24,931

  • Henry Channon Con 36,865
  • M Gladstone Lib 11,934
  • Miss H M Keynes Lab 7,796

30th May 1929

Southend                                          Majority 5,721

  • Countess of Iveagh Con 27,605
  • Hon D Meston Lib 21,884

6th December 1923

Southend                                            Majority 113

  • Viscount Elvedon Con 15,566
  • JD Young Liberal 15,453

14th December 1918

Southend                                          Majority 8,150

  • Hon RECL Guinness Co C 12,392
  • J Francis Ind C 4,242 
  • C Hubbard Liberal 2,965

15th February 1910

Southend                                          Majority 1,911

  • JHM Kirkwood Con 11,199
  • Rowland Whitehead Lib 9,288

 3rd December 1900

Southend                                          Majority 1,354

  • Col E Tufnell C 5,815
  • Rowland Whitehead Lib 4,461

4th August 1892 

Southend                                          Majority 5Rasch FC Vanity Fair 1896-04-02.jpg42

    • Maj FC Rasch C 4,901
    • Mr EW Brooks Lib 4,359

12th January 1885

Southend                                          Majority 107

  • Col WT Makins C 3,707
  • Mr WH Wills Lib 3,600

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