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From Sir Robert "Translator for the King" Walpole to Tony "You know.." Blair.

Eighteenth Century Prime Ministers
Sir Robert Walpole 1721-42 Whig

Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington 1742-3 Whig

Henry Pelham 1743-54 Whig

Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle 1754-6 and 1757-62 Whig

William Cavendish, Duke of Devonshire 1756-7 Whig

John Stuart, Earl of Bute 1762-3 Tory

George Grenville 1763-5 Whig

Charles Wentworth, Marquess of Rockingham 1765-6 1782 Whig

The Earl of Chatham, William Pitt 'The Elder' 1766-8 Whig

Augustus Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton 1768-70 Whig

Lord North 1770-82 Tory

William Petty, Earl of Shelburne 1782-3 Whig

William Bentinck, Duke of Portland 1783 and 1807-9 Whig

Nineteeth Century Prime Ministers

William Pitt 'The Younger' 1783-1801 and 1804-6 Tory

Henry Addington 1801-4 Tory

William Wyndam Grenville, Lord Grenville 1806-7 Whig

Spencer Perceval 1809-12 Tory

Robert Banks Jenkinson, Earl of Liverpool 1812-27 Tory

George Canning 1827 Tory

Frederick Robinson, Viscount Goderich 1827-8 Tory

Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington 1828-30 Tory
"An extraordinary affair. I gave them their orders and they wanted to stay and discuss them." Claimed by lisabel

Earl Grey 1830-34 Whig

William Lamb, Viscount Melbourne 1834 and 1835-41 Whig

Sir Robert Peel 1834-5 and 1841-6 Tory

Earl Russell 1846-51 1865-6 Liberal

The Earl of Derby 1852, 1858-9 and 1866-8, Conservative

Earl of Aberdeen 1852-5 Tory

Viscount Palmerston 1855-8 and 1859-65 Liberal

Benjamin Disraeli 1868 and 1874-80 Conservative Claimed by: obeseskeleton

William Ewart Gladstone 1868-74, 1880-85, 1886 and 1892-94 Liberal

Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury 1885-6, 1886-92 and 1895-1902 Conservative

The Earl of Rosebery 1894-5 Liberal

Twentieth Century Prime Ministers
Arthur James Balfour 1902-5 Conservative

Henry Campbell-Bannerman 1905-8 Liberal

Herbert Henry Asquith 1908-16 Liberal

David Lloyd George 1916-22 Liberal and Coalition

Andrew Bonar Law 1922-3 Conservative

Stanley Baldwin 1923, 1924-9, 1935-7 Conservative

James Ramsay MacDonald 1924 and 1929-35 Labour and National

Arthur Neville Chamberlain 1937-40 Conservative

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill 1940-5 and 1951-5 Conservative.
"I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals." Claimed by:saturdaysxchild

Clement Richard Attlee 1945-51 Labour"Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking." Claimed by voltaireontoast

Anthony Eden 1955-7 Conservative

Harold Macmillan 1957-63 Conservative

Sir Alec Douglas-Home 1963-4 Conservative
'I went into politics because I felt that it was a form of public service and that as nearly a generation of politicians had been cut down in the first war those who had anything to give in the way of leadership ought to do so.' Claimed by gramarye1971

Harold Wilson 1964-70 and 1974-6 Labour

Edward Heath 1970-4 Conservative

James Callaghan 1976-9 Labour

Margaret Thatcher 1979-90 Conservative. "On my way here I passed a local cinema and it turned out you were expecting me after all, for the billboards read: The Mummy Returns."Claimed by: bonnjie

John Major 1990-97 Conservative

Anthony Blair Labour? 1997-?

Foriegn Prime Ministers (by request and persuasion only)
Junichiro Koizumi Of Japan. “Mr Noguchi, I tried the space noodles, but how did they taste in space? Were they good?”
Claimed by medraxellion
Rt. Hon. Helen Clarke of New Zealand. "Of course New Zealand isn't Anti-America" Claimed by bonnjie

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Prime Minister: Clement Atlee.
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Favourite thing about them: His first name.

Favourite quote:"Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking."

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