KENSINGTON and CHELSEA

[Three Seats]

ElectionElectorsT'out
CandidatePartyVotes
%Ch.%
1964149,51938.1
Sir E.P. Rugg
R.L. Vigars
S. Forbes-Cockell
Mrs. A.L. Grieves
Mrs. O.M. Wilson
T.W. Ives
Miss M. Neilson
P.C. Boucher
J.H. Crowhurst
H.B. Collins
C
C
C
Lab
Lab
Lab
L
L
L
Com
34,683
34,130
34,114
15,824
15,598
15,001
5,352
5,060
4,981
2,153
18,290

60.1


27.1


9.0


3.8
32.0


1967143,10032.7
Sir E.P. Rugg
S. Forbes-Cockell
R.L. Vigars
T.M. Cox
T.W. Ives
T. Ponsonby
D.W. Berry
P.D. Spencer
D. Currie
H.B. Collins
C
C
C
Lab
Lab
Lab
L
L
L
Com
32,173
31,871
31,590
9,220
8,995
8,731
4,492
4,292
3,959
1,458
22,370

68.5


19.3


9.1


3.1
48.0
+8.3


-7.8


+0.1


-0.6

1970144,53727.0
S. Forbes-Cockell
W.A.O.J. Bell
R.L. Vigars
B.L.H. Douglas-Mann
R. Pope
J.F.S. Keys
Lady Ogmore
L. Spicer
T.J.T. Metcalf
T. Bendixson
A. Ritchie
D. Wiggins
E.S. Adams
A.E. Brown
C
C
C
Lab
Lab
Lab
L
L
L
HBR
HBR
HBR
Com
UM
25,320
25,267
25,049
9,180
9,175
9,148
2,457
2,333
2,253
1,163
1,003
952
771
215
15,869

65.1


23.7


6.0


2.7


2.0
0.5
40.9
-3.4


+4.4


-3.1





-1.1

[Death of Forbes-Cockell]
1971
(2/12)
140,19010.5
Mrs. M. Gumbel
J.F.S. Keys
R.E.G. Simmerson
A.F. Gloak
C
Lab
Ind C
Ind R
9,839
4,353
333
195
5,486

66.8
29.6
2.3
1.3
37.2
+1.8
+5.9

Note:—
1971:Simmerson opposed British membership of the EC (Common Market).

Gloak was a founder member of the Kensington and Chelsea Ratepayers and Residents Association and sought election in order to promote its aims.

KENSINGTON and CHELSEA, CHELSEA [55]

ElectionElectorsT'out
CandidatePartyVotes
%Ch.%
197368,30525.4
W.A.O.J. Bell
S.H. Shapro
C
Lab
12,811
4,531
8,280

73.9
26.1
47.8


197761,26032.9
W.A.O.J. Bell
Mrs. R.A. Banton
P.G. Driver
O.P. Stutchbury
Mrs. E.V. French
C
Lab
L
AGLC
NF
14,525
3,030
1,354
817
437
11,495

72.0
15.0
6.7
4.1
2.2
57.0
-1.8
-11.1

198154,00835.3
W.A.O.J. Bell
Hon. S.M.W. Benn
Mrs. J.M. Ware
Mrs. M.P.W. Colmore
C
Lab
L
SLAG
12,131
3,810
2,793
316
8,321

63.7
20.0
14.6
1.7
43.7
-8.4
+5.0
+7.9

KENSINGTON and CHELSEA, KENSINGTON [56]

ElectionElectorsT'out
CandidatePartyVotes
%Ch.%
197363,30633.7
R.L. Vigars
D.J. Scott
K. Rason
E.S. Adams
C
Lab
L
Com
9,388
8,736
2,855
366
652

44.0
40.9
13.4
1.7
3.1


197756,84934.7
R.L. Vigars
P.A. Sweeney
Mrs. D.M. Gorsky
Mrs. E.G. Martin
E.S. Adams
R. Fuchs
L.E. Green
C
Lab
L
NF
Com
AGLC
ENP
11,914
5,005
1,576
498
349
250
147
6,909

60.4
25.3
8.0
2.5
1.8
1.3
0.7
35.1
+16.4
-15.6
-5.4

+0.1

198151,86239.0
R.L. Vigars
S.P. Hoier
E.R. Tudway
L.E. Green
R.E. Shorter
E.S. Adams
Mrs. L.E. Gould
Mrs. N.V.M. Cornwall
C
Lab
L
SDA
EP
Com
WRP
SLAG
9,579
7,317
1,907
650
427
161
101
97
2,262

47.3
36.2
9.4
3.2
2.1
0.8
0.5
0.5
11.1
-13.0
+10.8
+1.4


-1.0