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Manchester Hulme (UK Parliament constituency)

BoundariesEdit

The County Borough of Manchester wards of Medlock Street, Moss Side West, and St George's.

Members of ParliamentEdit

Election resultsEdit

Election in the 1910sEdit

 
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General election 1918: Manchester Hulme [1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Unionist Joseph Nall 10,895 54.0 n/a
Liberal Christopher Needham 5,969 29.6 n/a
Independent Labour Alfred Hilton[note 1] 2,572 12.8 n/a
Independent George Milner[note 2] 729 3.6 n/a
Majority 4,926 24.4 n/a
Turnout 20,165 52.9 n/a
Unionist win (new seat)

Elections in the 1920sEdit

General election 1922: Manchester Hulme [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Unionist Joseph Nall 15,692 57.4 +3.4
Liberal Walter Davies 11,639 42.6 +13.0
Majority 4,053 14.8 −9.6
Turnout 27,331 70.1 +17.2
Unionist hold Swing −4.8
General election 1923: Manchester Hulme [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Unionist Joseph Nall 10,035 35.8 −21.6
Liberal Walter Davies 9,603 34.2 −8.2
Labour Andrew McElwee 8,433 30.0 n/a
Majority 432 1.6 −13.2
Turnout 28,071 71.5 +1.4
Unionist hold Swing −6.7
General election 1924: Manchester Hulme [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Unionist Joseph Nall 15,374 48.5 +12.7
Labour Andrew McElwee 13,070 41.2 +11.2
Liberal Felix Brunner 3,277 10.3 −23.9
Majority 2,294 7.2 +5.6
Turnout 31,721 77.5 +6.0
Unionist hold Swing +0.8
General election 1929: Manchester Hulme [1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Andrew McElwee 15,053 43.8 +2.6
Unionist Joseph Nall 12,588 36.6 −11.9
Liberal Harry Allan 6,728 19.6 +9.3
Majority 2,465 7.2 n/a
Turnout 34,369 72.6 −4.9
Labour gain from Unionist Swing +7.3

Elections in the 1930sEdit

General election 1931: Manchester Hulme
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Joseph Nall 25,185 70.0 +26.2
Labour Andrew McElwee 9,219 25.6 −18.2
New Party John Pratt 1,565 4.4 n/a
Majority 15,966 44.4 n/a
Turnout 35,969 73.0 +0.4
Conservative gain from Labour Swing +22.2
General election 1935: Manchester Hulme
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Conservative Joseph Nall 17,072 60.3 −9.7
Labour Barbara Ayrton-Gould 11,221 39.7 +14.1
Majority 5,851 20.6 −23.8
Turnout 28,293 66.7 −6.3
Conservative hold Swing −11.9

Elections in the 1940sEdit

General Election 1939/40

Another General Election was required to take place before the end of 1940. The political parties had been making preparations for an election to take place and by the Autumn of 1939, the following candidates had been selected;

General election 1945: Manchester Hulme
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Frederick Lee 12,034 55.6 +15.9
Conservative J.C. Currie 9,600 44.4 −15.9
Majority 2,434 11.2 n/a
Turnout 21,634 64.7 −2.0
Labour gain from Conservative Swing +15.9

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Craig, F.W.S., ed. (1969). British parliamentary election results 1918-1949. Glasgow: Political Reference Publications. p. 419. ISBN 0-900178-01-9.
  2. ^ Debrett's House of Commons, 1922
  3. ^ Report of the Annual Conference of the Labour Party, 1939
  4. ^ The Liberal Magazine, 1939

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