List of United Kingdom Parliament constituencies represented by sitting Prime Ministers

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This is a chronological list of parliamentary constituencies in the Kingdom of Great Britain and its successor state the United Kingdom which were represented by sitting Prime Ministers.

All the constituencies are or were (in the case of those abolished) in England apart from three in Wales and six in Scotland. No Prime Minister has represented a constituency in Ireland.

Constituency County Prime Minister Portrait Start End Notes
King's Lynn Norfolk Sir Robert Walpole Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford by Arthur Pond.jpg 3 April 1721 6 February 1742 Regarded as the first Prime Minister in the modern sense. Created Earl of Orford on 6 February 1742
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Orford Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford by Arthur Pond.jpg 6 February 1742 11 February 1742 See previous entry.
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Wilmington Spencer Compton 1st Earl of Wilmington cropped.jpg 16 February 1742 2 July 1743
Sussex Sussex Henry Pelham Henry Pelham, Parliamentary Art Collection crop.jpg 27 August 1743 6 March 1754
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Newcastle Thomas-Pelham-Holles-1st-Duke-of-Newcastle-under-Lyne.jpg 16 March 1754 11 November 1756
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Devonshire William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire.JPG 16 November 1756 29 June 1757
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Newcastle Thomas-Pelham-Holles-1st-Duke-of-Newcastle-under-Lyne.jpg 29 June 1757 26 May 1762
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Bute JohnStuartBute.jpg 26 May 1762 8 April 1763
Buckingham Buckinghamshire George Grenville George Grenville (1712–1770) by William Hoare (1707-1792) Cropped.jpg 16 April 1763 10 July 1765
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Marquess of Rockingham 2nd Marquess of Rockingham cropped.jpg 13 July 1765 30 July 1766
Bath Somerset William Pitt the Elder William Pitt the Elder by William Hoare crop.jpg 30 July 1766 4 August 1766 Pitt "kissed hands" as a commoner on 30 July 1766. He chose to become Lord Privy Seal, and was created Earl of Chatham on 4 August 1766.
Prime Minister in House of Lords William Pitt the Elder, 1st Earl of Chatham William Pitt the Elder by William Hoare crop.jpg 4 August 1766 14 October 1768 See previous entry.
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Grafton Grafton3.JPG 14 October 1768 28 January 1770
Banbury Oxfordshire Lord North Nathaniel Dance Lord North.jpg 28 January 1770 27 March 1782
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Marquess of Rockingham 2nd Marquess of Rockingham cropped.jpg 27 March 1782 1 July 1782
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Shelburne William Petty, 2nd Earl of Shelburne by JL Mosnier crop.jpg 4 July 1782 26 March 1783
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Portland 3rd Duke of Portland crop.jpg 2 April 1783 18 December 1783
Appleby Westmorland William Pitt the Younger William Pitt the Younger 2 cropped.jpg 19 December 1783 3 April 1784
Cambridge University Cambridgeshire William Pitt the Younger William Pitt the Younger 2 cropped.jpg 3 April 1784 14 March 1801 Chose to stand for different constituency
Devizes Wiltshire Henry Addington Henry Addington by Beechey.jpg 17 March 1801 10 May 1804
Cambridge University Cambridgeshire William Pitt the Younger William Pitt the Younger 2 cropped.jpg 10 May 1804 23 January 1806
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Lord Grenville 1st Baron Grenville cropped.jpg 11 February 1806 25 March 1807
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Portland 3rd Duke of Portland crop.jpg 31 March 1807 4 October 1809
Northampton Northamptonshire Spencer Perceval Spencerperceval.jpg 4 October 1809 11 May 1812
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Liverpool Earl jenkinson.jpg 8 June 1812 9 April 1827
Seaford Sussex George Canning Canning.jpg 20 April 1827 8 August 1827 Chose to stand for different constituency
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Viscount Goderich FrederickJohnRobinson.jpg 31 August 1827 8 January 1828
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Wellington Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington by Robert Home cropped.jpg 22 January 1828 16 November 1830
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl Grey Charlesgrey2.jpg 22 November 1830 9 July 1834
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Viscount Melbourne 2nd V Melbourne.jpg 16 July 1834 14 November 1834
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Duke of Wellington Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington by Robert Home cropped.jpg 17 November 1834 9 December 1834
Tamworth Staffordshire Sir Robert Peel Robert Peel by RR Scanlan detail.jpg 10 December 1834 8 April 1835
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Viscount Melbourne 2nd V Melbourne.jpg 18 April 1835 30 August 1841
Tamworth Staffordshire Sir Robert Peel Robert Peel by RR Scanlan detail.jpg 30 August 1841 29 June 1846
City of London City of London Lord John Russell Lord john russell.jpg 30 June 1846 21 February 1852 Later created Earl Russell on 27 July 1861
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Derby Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby-1865.jpg 23 February 1852 17 December 1852
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Aberdeen Earlofaberdeen.jpg 19 December 1852 30 January 1855
Tiverton Devon The Viscount Palmerston Palmerston.jpg 6 February 1855 19 February 1858
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Derby Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby-1865.jpg 20 February 1858 11 June 1859
Tiverton Devon The Viscount Palmerston Palmerston.jpg 12 June 1859 18 October 1865
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl Russell Lord john russell.jpg 29 October 1865 26 June 1866 Previously Lord John Russell.
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Derby Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby-1865.jpg 28 June 1866 25 February 1868
Buckinghamshire Buckinghamshire Benjamin Disraeli Disraeli.jpg 27 February 1868 1 December 1868
Greenwich Kent William Ewart Gladstone Gladstone.jpg 3 December 1868 17 February 1874
Buckinghamshire Buckinghamshire Benjamin Disraeli Disraeli.jpg 20 February 1874 21 August 1876 Created Earl of Beaconsfield on 21 August 1876
Prime Minister in House of Lords Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield Disraeli.jpg 21 August 1876 21 April 1880 See previous entry.
Midlothian Edinburgh William Ewart Gladstone Gladstone.jpg 23 April 1880 9 June 1885
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Marquess of Salisbury Robert cecil.jpg 23 June 1885 28 January 1886
Midlothian Edinburgh William Ewart Gladstone Gladstone.jpg 1 February 1886 20 July 1886
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Marquess of Salisbury Robert cecil.jpg 25 July 1886 11 August 1892
Midlothian Midlothian William Ewart Gladstone Gladstone.jpg 15 August 1892 2 March 1894
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Rosebery Archibald-Philip-Primrose-5th-Earl-of-Rosebery (cropped).jpg 5 March 1894 22 June 1895
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Marquess of Salisbury Robert cecil.jpg 25 June 1895 11 July 1902
Manchester East Lancashire Arthur Balfour Arthur Balfour, photo portrait facing left.jpg 12 July 1902 4 December 1905
Stirling Burghs Stirlingshire
Perthshire
Fife
Linlithgowshire
Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman Picture of Henry Campbell-Bannerman.jpg 5 December 1905 5 April 1908
Fife East Fife H. H. Asquith Herbert Henry Asquith.jpg 5 April 1908 5 December 1916
Caernarvon Boroughs Caernarfon David Lloyd George David Lloyd George.jpg 6 December 1916 19 October 1922
Glasgow Central Glasgow Bonar Law Bonar law.jpg 23 October 1922 20 May 1923
Bewdley Worcestershire Stanley Baldwin Stanley Baldwin ggbain.35233.jpg 22 May 1923 22 January 1924
Aberavon Glamorgan Ramsay MacDonald Ramsay MacDonald ggbain.29588.jpg 22 January 1924 4 November 1924
Bewdley Worcestershire Stanley Baldwin Stanley Baldwin ggbain.35233.jpg 4 November 1924 4 June 1929
Seaham County Durham Ramsay MacDonald Ramsay MacDonald ggbain.29588.jpg 5 June 1929 7 June 1935
Bewdley Worcestershire Stanley Baldwin Stanley Baldwin ggbain.35233.jpg 7 June 1935 28 May 1937
Birmingham Edgbaston Warwickshire Neville Chamberlain Neville chamberlain1921.jpg 28 May 1937 10 May 1940
Epping Essex Winston Churchill Churchill portrait NYP 45063.jpg 10 May 1940 5 July 1945 Constituency abolished effective with 1945 general election
Woodford Essex Winston Churchill Churchill portrait NYP 45063.jpg 5 July 1945 26 July 1945
Limehouse County of London Clement Attlee Attlee cropped.jpg 26 July 1945 23 February 1950 Constituency abolished effective with 1950 general election
Walthamstow West Essex Clement Attlee Attlee cropped.jpg 23 February 1950 26 October 1951
Woodford Essex Winston Churchill Churchill portrait NYP 45063.jpg 26 October 1951 5 April 1955
Warwick and Leamington Warwickshire Sir Anthony Eden 6 April 1955 9 January 1957
Bromley Kent Harold Macmillan 10 January 1957 18 October 1963
Prime Minister in House of Lords The Earl of Home Alec Douglas-Home (c1963).jpg 19 October 1963 8 November 1963 Douglas-Home was the Earl of Home when he became Prime Minister and renounced his peerage four days later to stand for the House of Commons. Elected in by-election on 8 November 1963
Kinross and Western Perthshire Kinross-shire
Perthshire
Alec Douglas-Home Alec Douglas-Home (c1963).jpg 8 November 1963 16 October 1964
Huyton Lancashire Harold Wilson 16 October 1964 19 June 1970
Bexley Greater London Edward Heath Heathdod.JPG 19 June 1970 28 February 1974 Constituency abolished effective with February 1974 general election
Sidcup Greater London Edward Heath Heathdod.JPG 28 February 1974 4 March 1974 Heath was elected for Sidcup and did not resign as Prime Minister for several days while he attempted to form a coalition.
Huyton Merseyside Harold Wilson 4 March 1974 5 April 1976
Cardiff South East South Glamorgan James Callaghan James Callaghan and Carter crop.jpg 5 April 1976 4 May 1979
Finchley Greater London Margaret Thatcher Margaret Thatcher.png 4 May 1979 28 November 1990
Huntingdon Cambridgeshire John Major Major PM full.jpg 28 November 1990 2 May 1997
Sedgefield County Durham Tony Blair TonyBlairBasra.JPG 2 May 1997 27 June 2007
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath Fife Gordon Brown Gordon Brown official.jpg 27 June 2007 11 May 2010
Witney Oxfordshire David Cameron David Cameron official.jpg 11 May 2010 13 July 2016
Maidenhead Berkshire Theresa May Theresa May.png 13 July 2016 Incumbent

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