Ron Leighton

Mr Ronald Leighton

Rush ID: 2929

Details

Born:
24 January 1930
Died:
28 February 1994
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Print worker
Election occupation:
Printer
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
2929
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7364072
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LEIGHTON, Ron (1930-1994)

Constituencies

  1. Newham North East

    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: 1994*
    Date of exit: 28 February 1994
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Death
    Sponsorship: NATSOPA
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Horsham and Crawley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974ยน
    Date of election: Thu 28th Feb 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:
  2. Middleton and Prestwich

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Thu 15th Oct 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Higher education

  1. Ruskin College

    Did not graduate

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Common Market Safeguards Committee leader

    Chrmn

Trade unions

  1. National Society of Operative Printers and Assistants member

  2. National Society of Operative Printers and Assistants sponsored by

  3. Society of Graphical and Allied Trades member

    1982-1983