Callaghan 1976

# Seats Share L-R
Lab 319 50.2 PM 4.4
Description
Cabinet lost majority support by April 1976. Minority cabinet was supported by Liberals (L) from March 1977 until August 1978.
Callaghan lost a vote of confidence (yes: 310, no: 311) on 28 March 1979 and called early elections following industrial unrest ('Winter of Discontent').
Dates
05 Apr 1976 — Election: 10 Oct 1974
Seats – type
319 (635) – minimum winning
Sources
British Political Facts
New York Times (NYT)
Wikipedia
· EN – Labour Government 1974-1979