Derby South (UK Parliament constituency)
Derby South (//) is a constituency formed of part of the city of Derby represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1983 by veteran MP Margaret Beckett of the Labour Party. She has served under the Labour governments of Harold Wilson, James Callaghan, Tony Blair and Gordon Brown. She became interim Leader of the Labour Party in 1994 when John Smith suddenly died. She has also served under the leaders of Neil Kinnock and Smith himself.
for the House of Commons
|Electorate||72,048 (December 2010)|
|Major settlements||Derby, Pear Tree|
|Member of Parliament||Margaret Beckett (Labour)|
|Number of members||One|