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Nicholas Raymond WINTERTON

member of parliament

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.

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hockey; jogging; swimming. Squash; tennis.

Connections

Spouse (Jane) Ann Hodgson. Member of Parliament, 1960. Children: two son, one d.