Bebington and Ellesmere Port (UK Parliament constituency)
|Bebington and Ellesmere Port|
Former Borough constituency|
for the House of Commons
|Number of members||one|
|Replaced by||Wirral South and Ellesmere Port and Neston|
Bebington and Ellesmere Port was a parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom, which returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post system. It existed from Feb 1974 to 1983.
Created for the February 1974 election, it ceased to exist with the implementation of the 1983 boundary changes and was replaced for the 1983 election by the constituencies of Ellesmere Port and Neston and Wirral South.
The Municipal Boroughs of Bebington and Ellesmere Port.
Members of Parliament
|Feb 1974||Alf Bates||Labour|
|Labour||Alfred Bates||31, 850||44.5|
|Labour win (new seat)|
|Conservative gain from Labour||Swing|
- "'Bebington and Ellesmere Port', Feb 1974 - May 1983". ElectionWeb Project. Cognitive Computing Limited. Archived from the original on 19 March 2016. Retrieved 15 March 2016.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "B" (part 1)
- Election results, 1950 - 1979