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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Conservative Party (UK).
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Ideologies

Politicians

Party leaders and prime ministers

  • David Cameron [r]: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from May 2010 to July 2016 and leader of the country's Conservative Party December 2005 - July 2016; Member of Parliament for Witney from May 2001 to September 2016 (born 1966). [e]
  • Michael Howard [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Iain Duncan Smith [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • William Hague [r]: Former UK foreign minister (2010-2014) and leader of the Conservative Party (1997-2001) amongst other roles; formally, Baron Hague of Richmond as a member of the House of Lords (born 1961). [e]
  • John Major [r]: (b. 29 March 1943), British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving two terms 1990 to 1997. [e]
  • Margaret Thatcher [r]: The first woman Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, famous for her free market views and for successfully waging the Falklands War, frequently called the "Iron Lady". [e]
  • Edward Heath [r]: (9 July 1916 – 17 July 2005), British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving one term 1970 to 1974. [e]
  • Alec Douglas-Home [r]: (2 July 1903 - 9 October 1995) British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving 12 months between 1964 to 1965. [e]
  • Harold Macmillan [r]: (10 February 1894 – 29 December 1986) British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving two terms between 1957 to 1963. [e]
  • Anthony Eden [r]: (12 June 1897 - 14 January 1977) British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving one term between 1955 to 1957. [e]
  • Winston Churchill [r]: British Prime Minister and war leader during the Second World War from 1940 to 1945; second term from 1951 to 1955. Won the Nobel Prize for Literature as a historian. [e]
  • Neville Chamberlain [r]: (18 March 1869 – 9 November 1940) British Conservative prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving one term between 1937 to 1940. [e]
  • Stanley Baldwin [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Andrew Bonar Law [r]: (16 September 1858 – 30 October 1923) Canadian-born British Conservative Party statesman and Prime Minister, and the only British PM to have been born outside the British Isles. [e]

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  • Government of the United Kingdom [r]: Constitutional government where executive authority notionally lies with the monarch but is exercised in practice by her ministers, and is the collective name for these ministers. [e]
  • Labour Party (UK) [r]: Political party in the United Kingdom, founded at the start of the 20th century, and has been seen since 1920 as the principal party of the Left. [e]
  • Winter of Discontent [r]: A series of rolling strikes and industrial actions throughout the British winter of 1978–1979, which eventually led to the downfall of the Callaghan Labour government. [e]