Tam Dalyell

Mr Thomas Dalyell

Rush ID: 231

Details

Born:
9 August 1932
Died:
26 January 2017
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
School teacher
Parentage:
Gordon Dalyell, Indian civil service
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
231
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333784
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DALYELL, Tam (1932- )

Constituencies

  1. Linlithgow

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 2005
    Date of exit: 5 May 2005
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: NUR
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. West Lothian

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1962*
    Date of election: 14 June 1962
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Roxburghshire, Selkirkshire and Peeblesshire

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: Thu 8th Oct 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1964-1965

    to Richard Crossman

  2. PPS 1967-1970

    to Richard Crossman

  3. Father of the House of Commons 2001-2005

Other parliaments

  1. European Parliament

    member

    1975-1979

Higher education

  1. King's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Edinburgh Academy

  2. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Wheatley, Kathleen

    Year: 1963

    Notes: 1 son, 1 daughter

Relationships

  1. Related by marriage to John Wheatley

Parties

  1. Labour Party

Political organisations

  1. Fabian Society member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Journalists member