A fantastic find on my travels, by mick745
I have been working hard in collating the names of all the Members of
Parliament since 1945 and can reveal that there have been 3,118 of them.
I have put them all in a spreadsheet which can be viewed here:
italics indicates that a MP left during the Parliament. Highlighted
yellow are MPs that won by-elections. I have placed it here for your
information. There is obviously lots of work to be done, I wish to add
dates or birth and death (it can then be tracked how many are living or
dead from each parliament, oldest and youngest MPs etc.), and other
information such as peerages. I also intend to take the database back
further, at least to 1900.
Meanwhile I have extracted some information already including a list of MPs leaving at each dissolution:
And a list of retreads during this period (there are 225 of them):
If the links above don't open try these
List of MPS
MPs leaving at dissolution
Mick also asks for All comments on improvements that could be made gratefully received.