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Last Updated: Wednesday May 12 2010 10:09 GMT

Who is the Prime Minister?

David Cameron on the left, Nick Clegg on the right
Prime Minister David Cameron on the left, Nick Clegg on the right

The current prime minister is David Cameron. He has 306 Conservative Party MPs, and leads a coalition government that includes Liberal Democrat MPs.

The prime minister lives at 10 Downing Street.

Deputy Prime Minister

The deputy prime minister is Nick Clegg, he is leader of the Liberal Democrats and has 57 MPs.