21st March 1974 Low Hill/Smithdown Davies LIB 1513 Winter LAB 1455 Fagan CON 181 (no change - caused by resignation) Speke Short LAB 2391 Phillips CON 427 McKittrick LIB 250 (no change - caused by resignation)
11th July 1974 Tuebrook Mitchell LAB 1477 Gore LIB 942 Jennings CON 931 Cobham NF 134 McCullough IND LIB 31 Murray PEOPLE 20 (Lab gain from Lib - caused by resignation) St. Michael's Moss CON 1092 Hughes LAB 722 Christian LIB 669 (Con gain from Lib - caused by resignation)
5th December 1974 Gillmoss Roderick LAB 1437 Snell LAB 1262 Boyd LIB 509 Arstall LIB 368 Kingston CON 326 Dougherty CON 316 (no change - double vacancy caused by death and election as MP)
12th December 1974 Gillmoss (Merseyside CC) Roderick LAB 794 Boyd LIB 345 Kingston CON 109 (no change - caused by death...6% poll).
I may be wrong but I'm pretty sure that's a relative of Nadine Dorries, who comes from a Liverpool Tory family in that area.