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Living Former Members of the House of Commons

Published Friday, February 3, 2017

A list of known living former MPs as at 3 February 2017

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Living former Members

Table 1 contains information on former Members who are still living. MPs are listed with: any titles at the time they ceased to be an MP and the party they belonged to at the time; their date of birth, start and end dates for each constituency they served; and their total length of service.

Please note: This information has been taken principally from published sources and is correct to the best of our knowledge.

Former Members who have died since the 2015 General Election

Table 2 lists former MPs who have died since the 2015 General Election and have been removed from the list of living former Members.

Further information

More detailed information on MPs who served between 1979 and 2010, including ministerial posts and party allegiance, covering their time in the UK Parliament and other legislatures, can be found in the Commons Library Briefing on Members 1979-2010.

Association of Former Members of Parliament

A list of recently deceased members of the Association of Former Members of Parliament is available on the DODS PoliticsHome website.


Any comments, corrections or suggestions for new lists should be sent to: Parliamentary Information Lists Editor, Parliament & Constitution Centre, House of Commons Library, London SW1A 0AA.


Commons Briefing papers SN05324

Author: Sarah Priddy

Topic: Members of Parliament

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