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Nicholas Raymond WINTERTON

Nicholas Raymond WINTERTON, British Member of Parliament. Freeman of the City of London.

Background

  • WINTERTON, Nicholas Raymond was born on March 31, 1938. Parents: the late Norman Harry Winterton.

  • Education

    • Bilton Grange Preparatory School. Rugby School.

    Career

    • Councillor, Warwickshire County Council, 1967-1972 (resigned), Chairman County Youth Service SubCttee., 1969-1972, Dep.-Chmn. Education Committee 1970-1972. Member of Parliament for Macclesfield, since 1971.

      Chairman, All-Party Group for the Paper and Board Industries. Chairman, All-Party Group for Cotton and Allied Textiles. Chairman, Anglo-Danish Parliamentary Group.

      Vice-chairman, British-Indonesia Parliamentary Group. Member, BritishAustrian All-Party Parliamentary Group. Member, Commons Select Committee on Social Services, 1980-1990.

      Chairman, Commonc Select Committee on Health, 1990-1992. Officer, I4th/20th King’s Hussars, 1957-1959. Sales Executive Trainee, ShellMex British Petroleum Ltd., 1959-1960.

      Sales and General Manager, Stevens & Hodgson, 1960-1971. Member, Council for the League for Exchange of Commenwealth Teachers, 1979-1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative party

    Religion

    C of E.

    Membership

    Clubs: International Centre for Child Studies (Patron). North West Liver Research Fund (Trustee). Worshipful Company of Weavers.

    Industry and Parliament Trust (Fellow). Cavalry and Guards Club. Lighthouse Club; member, Executive Committee, Anglo-Austrian Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hockey; jogging; swimming. Squash; tennis.

    Connections

    • Spouse (Jane) Ann Hodgson. Member of Parliament, 1960. Children: two son, one d.
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    Born March 31, 1938
    Nationality

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