POLITICS
12/09/2013 10:59 BST | Updated 12/09/2013 11:01 BST

Who Are The Richest Politicians In Britain?

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Jeremy Hunt could soon become the richest member of Cabinet due to a potential £15m windfall from the sale of his educational listings firm Hotcourses.

Although the Health Secretary may be set to overtake defence secretary Philip Hammond, who has a mere £8 million fortune, he will need to do more if he wants to top the political rich list, as calculated by the Sunday Times.

Read on to find out who are the 10 richest politicians in Britain, from both the House of Lords and House of Commons.