Party affiliation: Labour Party
Joan Mary RUDDOCK
RUDDOCK, Joan Mary was born on December 28, 1943 in Abergavenny, Gwent, United Kingdom. Parents: Kenneth Charles Anthony and Eileen Anthony (née Messenger).
- Pontypool Grammar School for Girls. Imperial College of Science and Technology, University of London, Bachelor of Science, ARCS, botany and plant science, 1965.
Worked for Shelter (national campaign for the homeless) 73. Director Oxford Housing Aid Centre 1973-1977. Special Programmes Officer with unemployed young people, Manpower Services Commission 197779.
Organiser, Reading Citizens Advice Bureau 1979-1987. Chairman Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) 1981-1985, Vice-Chairman 1985-1986. Member of Parliament for Deptford since 1987.
Clubs: Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Anti-Apartheid.
Music, gardening; transport, environment, women, foreign affairs.
- Married Doctor Keith Ruddock in 1963.
mother: Eileen Anthony
spouse: Doctor Keith Ruddock