Baroness Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher



Address as

Baroness Thatcher

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4545
Fax: 020 7219 0880


Electoral history

Contested (Conservative, as Margaret Roberts) Dartford 1950 and 1951 general elections. MP (Conservative) for Finchley 1959-92

Parliamentary career

Joint Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Pensions and National Insurance 1961-64; Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for: Pensions and National Insurance 1964, Housing and Land 1965-66, The Treasury 1966-67; Chief Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for Power and Member of the Shadow Cabinet 1967; Shadow Minster of: Transport 1968-69, Education 1969-70; Secretary of State for Education and Science 1970-74; Opposition Treasury Spokesman 1974; Leader of the Opposition 1975-79; Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service 1979-90

Party groups

Leader, Conservative and Unionist Party 1975-90

International bodies

Vice-President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (UK Branch)

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Thatcher, of Kesteven in the County of Lincolnshire 1992

Register of Interests


No registrable interests