Michael Cocks

Mr Michael Francis Lovell Cocks

Rush ID: 3549

Details

Born:
19 August 1928
Died:
26 March 2001
Birth place:
Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
School teacher
Election occupation:
Higher Education teacher
Parentage:
Dr H.F. Lovell Cocks
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3549
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6829324
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. COCKS, Michael (1928-2001)

Peerages

  1. Baron Cocks of Hartcliffe

    Life

    1987

Constituencies

  1. Bristol South

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Deselection by party
    Sponsorship: NUGMW
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Gloucestershire South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 1966-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  2. Gloucestershire South

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 1964-10-15 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
  3. Bristol West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: 1959-10-08 00:00:00 UTC
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour

Ministerial offices

  1. Whip 1974-1976

  2. Parliamentary Secretary 1976-1979

Higher education

  1. University of Bristol

    Degree BSc

    Graduated

Schools

  1. George Watson's School, Edinburgh

  2. Silcoates School, Wakefield

Marriages

  1. Macfarlane, Janet

    Year: 1954

    Notes: 2 sons, 2 daughters

  2. Davis, Valerie

    Year: 1979

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1955-2001

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

Trade unions

  1. General & Municipal Workers' Union member

  2. National Union of General and Municipal Workers member

  3. National Union of General and Municipal Workers sponsored by