Kensington South (UK Parliament constituency)

Kensington South was a parliamentary constituency centred on the Kensington district of west London. It returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

Kensington South in the Metropolitan area 1885-1918
Kensington South in the Parliamentary County of London 1918-50
Kensington South in the Parliamentary County of London 1950-74
Kensington Metropolitan Borough wards in 1916
Kensington South
Former Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
1885–February 1974
Number of membersone
Replaced byKensington
Created fromChelsea

The constituency was created for the 1885 general election, and abolished for the February 1974 general election. In every postwar election until its abolition, it was the safest Conservative seat (excluding Northern Irish constituencies) in the country.