Nelson and Colne

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): 190
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 212
Formed 1918
Disbanded 1983
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Albert Smith

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: 14 December 1918
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1920*
    Date of exit: 2 June 1920
    Nature of exit: Resignation
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: UTFWA
    Notes: None
  2. Robinson Graham

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1920*
    Date of election: 17 June 1920
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1922
    Date of exit: 15 November 1922
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Arthur Greenwood

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    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: None known
    Notes: None
  4. Linton Thorp

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1931
    Date of election: 27 October 1931
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1935
    Date of exit: 14 November 1935
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Sat as Ind. Con. May-November 1935; defeated standing as Ind. Con.
  5. Samuel Silverman

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: 14 November 1935
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1968*
    Date of exit: 9 February 1968
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Labour Whip withdrawn, November 1954-April 1955, March 1961-May 1963.

Other candidates

  1. Harmar Nicholls

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 1945-07-05 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Alan Green

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 1950-02-23 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Alan Green

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: 1951-10-25 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  4. Elaine Kellett-Bowman

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 1955-05-26 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  5. Doug Hoyle

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 1970-06-18 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  6. Walter Rea

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1920*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  7. Doug Hoyle

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974ยน
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  8. David Waddington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  9. Linton Thorp

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1929
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  10. Betty Boothroyd

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1968*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Labour