Paul Channon

Mr Henry Paul Guinness Channon

Rush ID: 3479

Details

Born:
9 October 1935
Died:
27 January 2007
Birth place:
Essex, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
true
Formative occupation:
Company director (brewing/distilling)
Election occupation:
Company director (brewing/distilling)
Parentage:
Sir Henry Channon MP and Lady Honor Guinness
Notes:
Succeeded his father as MP
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3479
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q3069915
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CHANNON, Paul (1935- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Kelvedon

    Life

    1997

Constituencies

  1. Southend West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1959*
    Date of election: 29 January 1959
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1959-1960

    to Richard Wood, as Minister of Power

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1970

    Ministry of Housing and Local Government

  3. Minister for Housing and Construction 1972-1974

  4. Minister of State 1979-1981

    Civil Service Department

  5. Secretary of State for Trade and Industry 1986-1987

  6. Secretary of State for Transport 1987-1989

  7. PPS 1960-1964

    to R.A. Butler, as Home Secretary, First Secretary of State, and Foreign Secretary

  8. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1970-1972

    Department of the Environment

  9. Minister of State 1972

    Northern Ireland Office

  10. Minister of State 1983-1986

    Department of Trade and Industry; 'Minister for Trade'

  11. Minister for the Arts 1981-1983

Higher education

  1. Christ Church

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Eton College

Marriages

  1. Wyndham, Ingrid Olivia Georgia

    Year: 1963

Relationships

  1. Son of Henry Channon

  2. Grandson of Rupert Guinness

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Clubs

  1. Buck's Club

  2. White's Club