Farnworth

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Lancashire
County (post 1974): Not specified
Authority (1995): N/A
Nation: England
British Parliamentary Election Results 1 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 2 (ed. FWS Craig): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 3 (ed. FWS Craig): 378
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 421
Formed 1918
Disbanded 1983
Notes: Full name (in Craig 3,4) Lancashire, Farnworth

Elected Members

  1. Edward Bagley

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Thomas Greenall

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1929
    Date of exit: 30 May 1929
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Guy Rowson

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: 30 May 1929
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1931
    Date of exit: 27 October 1931
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Notes: None
  4. Guy Rowson

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1937*
    Date of exit: 16 November 1937
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: MFGB
    Notes: None
  5. George Tomlinson

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1938*
    Date of election: 27 January 1938
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1952*
    Date of exit: 22 September 1952
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: UTFWA
    Notes: None
  6. Ernest Thornton

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1952*
    Date of election: 27 November 1952
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  7. John Roper

    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1981*
    Date of exit: 2 March 1981
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Party: Lab. & Co-op.
    Sponsorship: Co-op
    Notes: None
  8. John Roper

    Party: SDP
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1981*
    Date of election: 2 March 1981
    Nature of election: Change of party
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Party: SDP
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Defeated contesting Worsley at 1983 General Election

Other candidates

  1. Thomas Greenall

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 1918-12-14 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. David Waddington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: