List of political parties in the United Kingdom

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Liberal Party (UK)

LiberalLiberal PartyLiberals
By the mid 19th century, the Tories had evolved into the Conservative Party, and the Whigs had evolved into the Liberal Party.
The Liberal Party was one of the two major parties in the United Kingdom with the opposing Conservative Party in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Labour Party (UK)

Labour PartyLabourBritish Labour Party
It was replaced as the main anti-Tory opposition party by the newly emerging Labour Party, which represented an alliance between the labour movement, organised trades unions and various socialist societies.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom that has been described as an alliance of social democrats, democratic socialists and trade unionists.

UK Independence Party

UKIPUnited Kingdom Independence PartyLeader of the UK Independence Party
The Liberal Democrats were the third largest party until the 2015 general election when they were overtaken by the Scottish National Party in terms of seats and UK political party membership, and by the UK Independence Party in terms of votes. In the 2015 election there was widespread controversy when UKIP and the Green Party of England and Wales received 4.9 million votes (12.6% of the total vote for UKIP and 3.8% for the Greens) yet only gained one seat each in the House of Commons.
The UK Independence Party (UKIP ) is a Eurosceptic, right-wing populist political party in the United Kingdom.

Green Party of England and Wales

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In the 2015 election there was widespread controversy when UKIP and the Green Party of England and Wales received 4.9 million votes (12.6% of the total vote for UKIP and 3.8% for the Greens) yet only gained one seat each in the House of Commons.
The Green Party of England and Wales (GPEW; Plaid Werdd Cymru a Lloegr) is a green, left-wing political party in England and Wales.

Co-operative Party

Co-operativeCo-opScottish Co-Operative Party
The Co-operative Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom supporting co-operative values and principles.

Official Monster Raving Loony Party

Monster Raving Loony PartyMonster Raving LoonyMonster Raving Looney Party
The Official Monster Raving Loony Party is a political party established in the United Kingdom in 1983 by the musician David Sutch, also known as "Screaming Lord Sutch, 3rd Earl of Harrow", or simply "Lord Sutch".

For Britain Movement

For Britain
The For Britain Movement is a minor far-right political party in the United Kingdom, founded by the anti-Islam activist Anne Marie Waters after she was defeated in the 2017 UK Independence Party leadership election.

Pirate Party UK

Pirate PartyAndrew Robinson (UK politician)The Pirate Party
The Pirate Party UK (often abbreviated PPUK; in Plaid Môr-leidr DU) is a political party in the United Kingdom.

Socialist Party of Great Britain

SPGBSocialist (GB)Socialist Party
The Socialist Party of Great Britain (SPGB) is a socialist political party in the United Kingdom.

Socialist Workers Party (UK)

Socialist Workers PartyInternational SocialistsSocialist Review Group
The Socialist Workers Party (SWP) is a far-left political party in the United Kingdom.

Communist Party of Britain

Communist PartyCo-ordinating Committee of Communist Parties in BritainCommunist
The Communist Party of Britain is a communist political party in Great Britain committed to Marxist–Leninist theory.

Electoral Administration Act 2006

Electoral Administration ActElectoral Administration Bill2006
Under current electoral law, including the Registration of Political Parties Act, the Electoral Administration Act 2006, and the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, only registered party names can be used on ballot papers by those wishing to fight elections.

National Front (UK)

National FrontBritish National FrontNF
The National Front (NF) is a far-right, fascist political party in the United Kingdom.

Left Unity (UK)

Left Unity
Left Unity is a left-wing political party in the United Kingdom founded in 2013 when film director Ken Loach appealed for a new party to replace the Labour Party (which according to him failed to oppose austerity and had shifted towards neoliberalism).

British National Party

BNPNew National FrontBritish National
The British National Party (BNP) is a far-right, fascist political party in the United Kingdom.

UK European Union Party

The UK European Union Party (UKEUP) is a pro-European political party in the United Kingdom, founded by lawyer Pierre Kirk in the prelude to the 2019 European Parliament election in the United Kingdom.

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Actelectoral lawPPERA
Under current electoral law, including the Registration of Political Parties Act, the Electoral Administration Act 2006, and the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, only registered party names can be used on ballot papers by those wishing to fight elections.

Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol

Citizens Independent Social Thought AllianceCISTA
Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol (CISTA) was a political party in the United Kingdom, which advocated the legalisation of cannabis.

Jury Team

Although it was a registered UK political party, it was described as an umbrella organisation giving financial and marketing backing to independent candidates, who were free to set their own political agenda outside of the traditional model of standing as the candidate of a particular party.

Social Democratic Party (UK)

Social Democratic PartySDPSocial Democrat
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) was a centrist political party in the United Kingdom.

Conservative Party (UK)

ConservativeConservative PartyConservatives
By the mid 19th century, the Tories had evolved into the Conservative Party, and the Whigs had evolved into the Liberal Party.

Veritas (political party)

VeritasPatrick Eston
Veritas (Latin: truth) was a political party in the United Kingdom, formed in February 2005 by Robert Kilroy-Silk following a split from the UK Independence Party (UKIP).