The UK Parliament is comprised of two chambers: the House of Lords, whose members are appointed by the government (usually for life); and the House of Commons, whose members are directly elected by voters in 650 constituencies under the "first past the post" voting system. Together, the UK Parliament is responsible for legislation affecting the whole of the UK.
Medway's Members of Parliament
Each of Medway's constituencies elect one Member of Parliament (MP) to represent their interests, and vote on their behalf, in the House of Commons. The current MPs are:
To see who else has represented Medway in the House of Commons, please go here.
Medway's Parliamentary Constituencies
Medway is currently represented in the House of Commons by the following constituencies:
To see historical information for old constituencies covering Medway, please go here.
Elections to the UK Parliament
The following elections to the UK Parliament have taken place in Medway since 1841:
|15 November 1922|
|14 December 1918|
|3 - 19 December 1910|
|15 January - 10 February 1910|
|12 January - 8 February 1906|
|23 September 1903|
|26 September - 24 October 1900|
|13 July - 7 August 1895|
|24 November - 18 December 1885|
|11 July 1885|
|31 March - 27 April 1880|
|19 July 1870|
|17 November - 7 December 1868|
|11 - 24 July 1865|
|28 April - 18 May 1859|
|27 March - 24 April 1857|
|8 February 1856|
|29 June - 22 July 1841|
To view the results for each election, click on the election date above.
Medway Vote Share