Derek Foster

Mr Derek Foster

Rush ID: 284

Details

Born:
25 June 1937
Died:
5 January 2019
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Other
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Asst Director of Education
Election occupation:
Asst Director of Education
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
284
MNIS ID:
506
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1200029
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. FOSTER, Derek (1937- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Foster of Bishop Auckland

    Life

    2005

Constituencies

  1. Bishop Auckland

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1979
    Date of election: 3 May 1979
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 2005
    Date of exit: 5 May 2005
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1983-1985

    Neil Kinnock appted M of S, 1997, but resigned 2 days later

Higher education

  1. St Catherine's College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Belle Grammar School, Sunderland

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Salvation Army member

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Teachers member