Richard Body

Mr Richard Bernard Frank Stewart Body

Rush ID: 135

Details

Born:
18 May 1927
Died:
26 February 2018
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Election occupation:
Barrister / Advocate
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1986
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
135
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7324235
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. BODY, Richard (1927- )

Constituencies

  1. Boston and Skegness

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1997
    Date of election: 1 May 1997
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 2001
    Date of exit: 7 June 2001
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Holland with Boston

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 31 March 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  3. Billericay

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1955
    Date of election: 26 May 1955
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1959
    Date of exit: 8 October 1959
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Leek

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Thu 25th Oct 1951
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Abertillery

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Rotherham

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Thu 23rd Feb 1950
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. University of Reading

    Graduated

    check university

Schools

  1. Reading

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Monday Club member

  2. Get Britain Out Campaign member

  3. Selsdon Group member

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club