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Peter James BOTTOMLEY

member of parliament

Peter James BOTTOMLEY, British Member of Parliament. Gold Medal, Institute, of motor industry. Institut, of Personnel Management, (Fellow).

Background

BOTTOMLEY, Peter James was born on July 30, 1944. Parents: Sir James Bottomley, Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George.

Education

Westminster School; Trinity College, Cambridge University.

Career

Member of Parliament for Woolwich West, 1975-1983, and for Eltham, since 1983. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Employment, 1984. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Transport, Minister for Roads and Traffic, 1986-1989.

Parliamentary Under Sec, Northern Ireland. Ministry, for Agriculture. Ministry, for Environmnt.

Has worked in industrial relations and industrial economics. Chairman, Family Forum, 1980-1982. President, C.T.U., 1978-1981.

Trustee, Christian Aid, 1978-1984.

Works

  • Constitution and Human Rights in El Salvador.

Religion

C of E.

Membership

Institut, of Personnel Management, (Fellow). Clubs: Industry and Parliament Trust (Fellow). Former Captain, House of Commons Football Club.

Transport and General Workers Union. House of Commons Dinghy sailing champion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Children; family policy, human rights, road casualty education.

Connections

Spouse Virginia Bottomley (neƩ Garnett), Member of Parliament, Justice of the Peace Secretary of State for Health, 1967. Children: one son, two d.