Glasgow Shettleston

Number of seats: Not specified
County (pre 1974): Lanarkshire
County (post 1974): Strathclyde
Authority (1995): Not specified
Nation: Scotland
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): 571
British Parliamentary Election Results 4 (ed. FWS Craig): 605
Formed 1918
Disbanded 2005
Notes: None

Elected Members

  1. Thomas Adair

    Party: Conservative
    Constituency connections: Area
    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: Retirement
    Party: Conservative
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None
  2. John Wheatley

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: 15 November 1922
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1930*
    Date of exit: 12 May 1930
    Nature of exit: Death
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Notes: None
  3. John McGovern

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Area
    Year of election: 1930*
    Date of election: 26 June 1930
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: ILP
    Notes: whip withdrawn 1954-1955 check spons
  4. Myer Galpern

    Party: Labour
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 8 October 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1979
    Date of exit: 3 May 1979
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Party: Labour
    Sponsorship: None known
    Notes: None

Other candidates

  1. James Cran

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 1974-10-10 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Margo MacDonald

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1979
    Date of election: 1979-05-03 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: SNP
    Notes:
  3. John Wheatley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1918
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  4. William Templeton

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1930*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  5. Thomas Ramsay

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1922
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Nat. Lib.
    Notes:
  6. William Bennett

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  7. Ronald Russell

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1935
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  8. Shapurji Saklatvala

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1930*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Communist
    Notes: