Dorset South

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Dorset
County (post 1974): Dorset
Authority (1995): Not specified
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): Not specified
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 360
Formed 1950
Disbanded current
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Victor Hinchingbrooke

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: 23 February 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1962*
    Date of exit: 15 June 1962
    Nature of exit: Succession to peerage
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: Sat as Independent Conservative, May 1957 to June 1958.
  2. Guy Barnett

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: None known
    Year of election: 1962*
    Date of election: 22 November 1962
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1964
    Date of exit: 15 October 1964
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Evelyn King

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. Jim Knight

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1997
    Date of election: 1997-05-01 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Angus Maude

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1962*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative