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Roger STOTT

Roger STOTT, British Member of Parliament.

Background

  • STOTT, Roger was born on August 7, 1943. Parents: Richard Stott.

  • Education

    • Rochdale Technical College.

    Career

    • Member, Post Office Engineering Union. Councillor Rochdale Council, former Chairman Housing Committee, 1970-1973. Member of Parliament for Weshoughton, 1973-1983 and for Wigan. since 1983.

      Parliamentary Private Secretary to Secretary of State for Energy. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Secretary of State for Industry, 1975. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Prime Minister, 1976.

      Member, Commons Select Committee on Agriculture, 1979. Opposition Front Bench Spokesman on Transport. 1980, on Information Technology 1983, and on Trade and Industry, 1988.

      Opposition Spokesman on Northern Ireland, 1988-1992. Post Office Telephone Engineer, 1964-1973.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Membership

    Clubs: Lancashire County Cricket Club. Royal Commonwealth Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Brass band music; cricket. Rugby league.

    Connections

    • Spouse Gillian Pye, 1985. Children: two son (from previous marriage).
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    Born August 7, 1943
    (age 74)
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