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Roland BOYES

Roland BOYES, British Member of Parliament.

Background

  • BOYES, Roland was born on February 12, 1937. Parents: the late Reginald Boyes and the late Phyllis Dollive.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science(Econ.), Master of Arts, (Econ). Spoken languages: a little French.

    Career

    • Secretary and former Chairman. Easington Constituency Labour Party. Member. Peterlee Parish Council.

      1969-1973; Councillor, Peterlee Town Council, 1976-1979. Councillor, Easington Distort Council, 1973-1976. Member of European Parliament, 1979-1984.

      Member of Parliament for Houghton and Washington, since 1983. Chairman, Tribune Group, 1985-1986. Front Bench Environment Spokesman, 1985-1988.

      Front Bench Spokesman on Defence, Disarmament and Arms Control, 1988-1992. Member, Sel. Committee, on Health, since 1992.

    Works

    • People in Parliament.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Personality

    Interests

    Sport, photography, brass bands.

    Connections

    • Spouse Patricia (née James), 1962. Children: John David, Paul Richard.
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    Born February 12, 1937
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