Party affiliation: Labour Party
Parliamentary Press Liaison Officer, Labour Party, Prime Minister’s Office, 1965-1970. Member of Parliament, since 1970. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, 1974.
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State in Department of Industry, 1974-1975. Minister of State at Department of Industry, 1975-1979. Opposition Spokesman on Environment, 1980-1983.
Shadow Home Secretary, 1983-1987. Shadow Foreign Secretary, 1987-1992. Member. Labour Party National Executive, 1991-1992.
Assistant General Secretary, Fabian Society, 1954-1955. Political staff, Daily Mirror, 1955-1964. Political Correspondent, New Statesman, 1964-1965.
- How to be a Minister
- Written by the only remaining member of the Labour party who knows what it is like to be a minister in power.
- My Life in the Silver Screen
- Book by Kaufman, Gerald