Manchester Openshaw by-election, 1963

The 1963 Manchester Openshaw by-election was held on 5 December 1963. It was held due to the death of the incumbent Labour MP, W. R. Williams. The by-election was won by the Labour candidate Charles Morris.

Manchester Openshaw by-election, 1963[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Charles Morris 16,101 66
Conservative Gerald Fitzsimmons 7,139 29
Communist Edwin Marsden 1,185 4
Majority 8,962


  1. "1963 By Election Results". Archived from the original on 2012-02-25. Retrieved 2015-08-17.
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