Middlesbrough East (UK Parliament constituency)

Middlesbrough East (UK Parliament constituency)
Middlesbrough East
Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
County North Riding of Yorkshire
1918 (1918)1974 (1974)
Number of members One
Replaced by Middlesbrough
Created from Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough East was a parliamentary constituency in the town of Middlesbrough in North East England. It returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first-past-the-post voting system.

The constituency was created for the 1918 general election, and abolished for the February 1974 general election.



Members of Parliament

Election Member Party
1918 Penry Williams Liberal
1922 John Wesley Brown Conservative
1923 Penry Williams Liberal
1924 Ellen Wilkinson Labour
1931 Ernest Young Liberal
1935 Alfred Edwards Labour
1950 Hilary Marquand Labour
1962 by-election Arthur Bottomley Labour
Feb 1974 constituency abolished

Election results


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