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Roger STOTT

member of parliament

Roger STOTT, British Member of Parliament.

Background

STOTT, Roger was born on August 7, 1943. Parents: Richard Stott.

Education

Rochdale Technical College.

Career

Member, Post Office Engineering Union. Councillor Rochdale Council, former Chairman Housing Committee, 1970-1973. Member of Parliament for Weshoughton, 1973-1983 and for Wigan. since 1983.

Parliamentary Private Secretary to Secretary of State for Energy. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Secretary of State for Industry, 1975. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Prime Minister, 1976.

Member, Commons Select Committee on Agriculture, 1979. Opposition Front Bench Spokesman on Transport. 1980, on Information Technology 1983, and on Trade and Industry, 1988.

Opposition Spokesman on Northern Ireland, 1988-1992. Post Office Telephone Engineer, 1964-1973.

Membership

Clubs: Lancashire County Cricket Club. Royal Commonwealth Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Brass band music; cricket. Rugby league.

Connections

Spouse Gillian Pye, 1985. Children: two son (from previous marriage).