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John Alston MAXTON

John Alston MAXTON, British Member of Parliament.

Background

  • MAXTON, John Alston was born on May 5, 1936. Parents: John Maxton and Jenny Maxton (née Alston).

  • Education

    • Lord William’s Grammar School. Thame; Oxford University.

    Career

    • Member, ASTMS Trade Union. Member of Parliament for Glasgow Cathcart, since 1979. Opposition Front Bench Spokesman on Scotland.

      1985-1992; member. Select Committee on National Heritage, since 1992. Lecturer in Social Studies. Hamilton College; member.

      Educational Institut, of Scotland, Association, of Lecturers in Colleges of Education, and the Socialist Educational Association.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Personality

    Interests

    Running, listening to jazz.

    Connections

    • Spouse Christine Maxton (neé Waine), 1970. Children: three s.
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    Born May 5, 1936
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