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List of United Kingdom Parliament constituencies (1983–97)

Constituencies in 1974-1983 | 1983 MPs | 1987 MPs | 1992 MPs | Constituencies in 1997-2001

This is a list of all constituencies that were in existence in the 1983 and 1987 General Elections. Apart from one seat (Milton Keynes, which was split into Milton Keynes South West and Milton Keynes North East) the same seats were used in the 1992 General Election.

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Constituency Region Successor
Aberavon West Glamorgan same constituency
Aberdeen North Grampian same constituency
Aberdeen South Grampian same constituency
Aldershot Hampshire same constituency
Aldridge-Brownhills West Midlands same constituency
Altrincham and Sale Greater Manchester Altrincham and Sale West
Alyn and Deeside Clwyd same constituency
Amber Valley Derbyshire same constituency
Angus East Tayside Angus
Antrim East Northern Ireland same constituency
Antrim North Northern Ireland same constituency
Antrim South Northern Ireland same constituency
Argyll and Bute Strathclyde same constituency
Arundel West Sussex South west of Arundel and South Downs
West of Bognor Regis and Littlehampton
Ashfield Nottinghamshire same constituency
Ashford Kent same constituency
Ashton-under-Lyne Greater Manchester same constituency
Aylesbury Buckinghamshire same constituency
Ayr Strathclyde North of Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
South of Central Ayrshire


Constituency Region Successor
Banbury Oxfordshire
Banff and Buchan Grampian
Barking Greater London
Barnsley Central South Yorkshire
Barnsley East South Yorkshire
Barnsley West and Penistone South Yorkshire
Barrow and Furness Cumbria
Basildon Essex
Basingstoke Hampshire
Bassetlaw Nottinghamshire
Bath Avon
Batley and Spen West Yorkshire
Battersea Greater London
Beaconsfield Buckinghamshire
Beckenham Greater London
Bedfordshire Mid Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire South West Bedfordshire
Belfast East Northern Ireland
Belfast North Northern Ireland
Belfast South Northern Ireland
Belfast West Northern Ireland
Berkshire East Berkshire
Berwick-upon-Tweed Northumberland
Bethnal Green and Stepney Greater London
Beverley Humberside
Bexhill and Battle East Sussex
Bexleyheath Greater London
Billericay Essex
Birkenhead Merseyside
Birmingham Edgbaston West Midlands
Birmingham Erdington West Midlands
Birmingham Hall Green West Midlands
Birmingham Hodge Hill West Midlands
Birmingham Ladywood West Midlands
Birmingham Northfield West Midlands
Birmingham Perry Barr West Midlands
Birmingham Selly Oak West Midlands
Birmingham Small Heath West Midlands
Birmingham Sparkbrook West Midlands
Birmingham Yardley West Midlands
Bishop Auckland County Durham
Blaby Leicestershire
Blackburn Lancashire
Blackpool North Lancashire
Blackpool South Lancashire
Blaenau Gwent Gwent
Blaydon Tyne and Wear
Blyth Valley Northumberland
Bolsover Derbyshire
Bolton North East Greater Manchester
Bolton South East Greater Manchester
Bolton West Greater Manchester
Boothferry Humberside
Bootle Merseyside
Bosworth Leicestershire
Bournemouth East Dorset
Bournemouth West Dorset
Bow and Poplar Greater London
Bradford North West Yorkshire
Bradford South West Yorkshire
Bradford West West Yorkshire
Braintree Essex
Brecon and Radnor Powys
Brent East Greater London
Brent North Greater London
Brent South Greater London
Brentford and Isleworth Greater London
Brentwood and Ongar Essex
Bridgend Mid Glamorgan
Bridgwater Somerset
Bridlington Humberside
Brigg and Cleethorpes Humberside
Brighton Kemptown East Sussex
Brighton Pavilion East Sussex
Bristol East Avon
Bristol North West Avon
Bristol South Avon
Bristol West Avon
Bromsgrove Hereford and Worcester
Broxbourne Hertfordshire
Broxtowe Nottinghamshire
Buckingham Buckinghamshire
Burnley Lancashire
Burton Staffordshire
Bury North Greater Manchester
Bury South Greater Manchester
Bury St Edmunds Suffolk


Constituency Region
Caernarfon Gwynedd
Caerphilly Mid Glamorgan
Caithness and Sutherland Highland
Calder Valley West Yorkshire
Cambridge Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire North East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire South East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire South West Cambridgeshire
Cannock and Burntwood Staffordshire
Canterbury Kent
Cardiff Central South Glamorgan
Cardiff North South Glamorgan
Cardiff South and Penarth South Glamorgan
Cardiff West South Glamorgan
Carlisle Cumbria
Carmarthen Dyfed
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Strathclyde
Carshalton and Wallington Greater London
Castle Point Essex
Ceredigion and Pembroke North Dyfed
Cheadle Greater Manchester
Chelmsford Essex
Chelsea Greater London
Cheltenham Gloucestershire
Chertsey and Walton Surrey
Chesham and Amersham Buckinghamshire
Chester Cheshire
Chesterfield Derbyshire
Chichester West Sussex
Chingford Greater London
Chipping Barnet Greater London
Chiselhurst Greater London
Chorley Lancashire
Christchurch Dorset
Cirencester and Tewkesbury Gloucestershire
City of London and Westminster South Greater London
Clackmannan Central Scotland
Clwyd North West Clwyd
Clwyd South West Clwyd
Clydebank and Milngavie Strathclyde
Clydesdale Strathclyde
Colchester North Essex
Colchester South and Maldon Essex
Colne Valley West Yorkshire
Congleton Cheshire
Conwy Gwynedd
Copeland Cumbria
Corby Northamptonshire
Cornwall North Cornwall
Cornwall South East Cornwall
Coventry North East West Midlands
Coventry North West West Midlands
Coventry South East West Midlands
Coventry South West West Midlands
Crawley West Sussex
Crewe and Nantwich Cheshire
Crosby Merseyside
Croydon Central Greater London
Croydon North East Greater London
Croydon North West Greater London
Croydon South Greater London
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth Strathclyde
Cunninghame North Strathclyde
Cunninghame South Strathclyde
Cynon Valley Mid Glamorgan








Constituency Region
Jarrow Tyne and Wear









Constituency Region
Saffron Walden Essex
St Albans Hertfordshire
St Helens North Merseyside
St Helens South Merseyside
St Ives Cornwall
Salford East Greater Manchester
Salisbury Wiltshire
Scarborough North Yorkshire
Sedgefield County Durham
Selby North Yorkshire
Sevenoaks Kent
Sheffield Attercliffe South Yorkshire
Sheffield Brightside South Yorkshire
Sheffield Central South Yorkshire
Sheffield Hallam South Yorkshire
Sheffield Heeley South Yorkshire
Sheffield Hillsborough South Yorkshire
Sherwood Nottinghamshire
Shipley West Yorkshire
Shoreham West Sussex
Shrewsbury and Atcham Shropshire
Shropshire North Shropshire
Skipton and Ripon North Yorkshire
Slough Berkshire
Solihull West Midlands
Somerton and Frome Somerset
Southampton Itchen Hampshire
Southampton Test Hampshire
Southend East Essex
Southend West Essex
South Hams Devon
Southport Merseyside
South Ribble Lancashire
South Shields Tyne and Wear
Southwark and Bermondsey Greater London
Spelthorne Surrey
Stafford Staffordshire
Staffordshire Mid Staffordshire
Staffordshire Moorlands Staffordshire
Staffordshire South Staffordshire
Staffordshire South East Staffordshire
Stalybridge and Hyde Greater Manchester
Stamford and Spalding Lincolnshire
Stevenage Hertfordshire
Stirling Central Scotland
Stockport Greater Manchester
Stockton North Cleveland
Stockton South Cleveland
Stoke-on-Trent Central Staffordshire
Stoke-on-Trent North Staffordshire
Stoke-on-Trent South Staffordshire
Strangford Northern Ireland
Stratford-upon-Avon Warwickshire
Strathkelvin and Bearsden Strathclyde
Streatham Greater London
Stretford Greater Manchester
Stroud Gloucestershire
Suffolk Central Suffolk
Suffolk Coastal Suffolk
Suffolk South Suffolk
Sunderland North Tyne and Wear
Sunderland South Tyne and Wear
Surbiton Greater London
Surrey East Surrey
Surrey North West Surrey
Surrey South West Surrey
Sussex Mid West Sussex
Sutton and Cheam Greater London
Sutton Coldfield West Midlands
Swansea East West Glamorgan
Swansea West West Glamorgan
Swindon Wiltshire






Constituency Region
Yeovil Somerset
Ynys Môn Gwynedd
York North Yorkshire

Note: All regions used are those in force when the constituencies were created.