Conservative party, British political party, formally the Conservative and Unionist party and a continuation of the historic Tory party.
Sections in this article:
- The Dominant Party
- From Disraeli to World War I
- Postwar Years
- The Rise of the Conservative Party
- Heath, Thatcher, and Major
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