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member of parliament

Helen JACKSON, British Member of Parliament. member, Transport and General Workers' Union; member. Socialist Educational Association.

Background

JACKSON, Helen was born on May 19, 1939 in Leeds.

Education

St. Hilda’s College, Oxford University, Master of Arts, modem history. CF Mott College, of Education, Post Graduate Certificate of Education.

Career

Member, Labour Party, since 1963. Cllr., Huyton Urban District Council, 1972-1974. Cllr., Sheffield City Council, 1980- 1991.

Chairwoman, Sheffield Anti-Ratecapping Campaign, 19841985. Chairwoman, Public Works. Chwm., Economic Development, since 1983.

Member. Labour Committee on Ireland. Member of Parliament, Sheffield Hillsborough, since 1992. Member, Sel. Committee, on Environment.

Vice-Chairman, Parliamentary Labour Party Women's Group. Part lime tutor. Workers educational Association. Teacher, special needs.

Membership

Member, Transport and General Workers' Union. Member. Socialist Educational Association. Clubs: member. Solidarity campaigns.

Central and Latin America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, reading, badminton, music. Local government, the Third World, the economy, housing, construction.