FDC: Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom

This cover from Royal Mail features 8 Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom, including Margaret Thatcher, the first woman to become Prime Minister, and Sir Winston Churchill, Britain’s wartime Prime Minister.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers

Country: United Kingdom
Date of Issue: 14th October 2014 (first day cover)

Stamp Details

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher

Conservative

1979 to 1990

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Wilson

Harold Wilson

Labour

1964 to 1970, 1974 to 1976

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Attlee

Clement Attlee

Labour

1945 to 1951

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Churchill

Winston Churchill

Conservative

1940 to 1945, 1951 to 1955

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Gladstone

William Gladstone

Liberal

1868 to 1874, 1880 to 1885, 1886, 1892 to 1894

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Peel

Robert Peel

Conservative

1834 to 1835, 1841 to 1846

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Grey

Charles Grey

Whig

1830 to 1834

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers - Pitt

William Pitt (The Younger)

Whig

1783 to 1801, 1804 to 1806

The Corridors of Power

The insert to the cover provides biographical details of these Prime Ministers. Click the image below for easier reading.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2014-10-14 Prime Ministers insert

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