Can You Help?

This website is in imminent danger of being shut down. It has been online since 1995, but the personal circumstances of the owner, Malcolm Farnsworth, are such that economies have to be made. Server costs and suchlike have become prohibitive. At the urging of people online, I have agreed to see if Patreon provides a solution. More information is available at the Patreon website. If you are able to contribute even $1.00/month to keep the site running, please click the Patreon button below.


Become a Patron!


Longest Serving Members Of UK Parliament – 2001

The following list shows all people who have been Members of Parliament in the 20th century and have served in Parliament for more than 40 years.

In reckoning the time the date of leaving Parliament has been assumed to be the polling day of the general election at which they retired, rather than the date of dissolution of their last Parliament. If a year is listed without a date, then this is a reference to the general election of that year. [Read more…]