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Dennis TURNER

member of parliament

Dennis TURNER, British Member of Parliament.

Background

TURNER, Dennis was born on August 26, 1942. Parents: the late Thomas Herbert Turner.

Education

Stonefield Secondary School. Bilston College of Further Education.

Career

Councillor, Wolverhampton Borough Council, 1966-1986. Chairman Social Services Committee, Higher Education Committee, Economic Development Committee, Housing Committee, and Theatre Committee, Deputy Council Leader. Councillor, West Midlands County Council, 1973-1986.

Member of Parliament for Wolverhampton South East. Chairman, Cooperative Party Parliamentary Group. Chairman, All Party Group for Tertiary Education.

Member, All Party Group for Housing Cooperatives. Director, Springvale Co-operative Sports, Social and Leisure Centre. Director, Springvale Training Centre, Black Country Co-operative Development Agency, and Wolverhampton Enterprise Ltd.

Religion

Church of England.

Membership

Clubs: New Springvale Sports and Social Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Card games; traditional ales.

Connections

Spouse Patricia Narroway, 1976. Children: one son, one d.