Medway Elects
Gravesend

MPs

The following Members of Parliament represented Gravesend between 1918 and 1983:

  Tim Brinton 3 May 1979 - 9 Jun 1983
  John Ovenden 28 Feb 1974 - 3 May 1979
  Roger White 18 Jun 1970 - 28 Feb 1974
  Albert Murray 15 Oct 1964 - 18 Jun 1970
  Peter Kirk 26 May 1955 - 15 Oct 1964
  Richard Acland 26 Nov 1947 - 26 May 1955
  Vacant 30 Oct 1947 - 26 Nov 1947
  Garry Allighan 5 Jul 1945 - 30 Oct 1947
  Irving Albery 29 Oct 1924 - 5 Jul 1945
  George Isaacs 6 Dec 1923 - 29 Oct 1924
  Alexander Richardson 14 Dec 1918 - 6 Dec 1923

Election History for Gravesend (1918 to 1983)

General election 3 May 1979
General election 10 October 1974
General election 28 February 1974
General election 18 June 1970
General election 31 March 1966
General election 15 October 1964
General election 8 October 1959
General election 26 May 1955
General election 25 October 1951
General election 23 February 1950
By-election 26 November 1947
General election 5 July 1945
General election 14 November 1935
General election 27 October 1931
General election 30 May 1929
General election 29 October 1924
General election 6 December 1923
General election 15 November 1922
General election 14 December 1918

To view the results for each election, click on the election date above.

Vote Share

Boundaries (1955 to 1983)

Gravesend included the Borough of Gravesend, the Urban District of Northfleet, and the Rural District of Strood.

Boundaries (1950 to 1955)

Gravesend included the Borough of Gravesend, the Urban Districts of Northfleet and Swanscombe, and the Rural District of Strood.

Boundaries (1918 to 1950)

Gravesend included the Borough of Gravesend, the Urban District of Northfleet, and the Rural Districts of Hoo and Strood.