Medway Elects
Rochester and Chatham

3 May 1979

Results

The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Peggy Fenner Conservative 27,574 47.5
  Robert Bean * Labour 24,886 42.8
  M Black Liberal 5,219 9.0
  J King National Front 417 0.7
Majority 2,688 4.6
Turnout 58,096 72.7
  Conservative gain from Labour

* Denotes member of parliament standing for re-election

To order the candidates by name, party or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

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