Don Concannon

Mr John Dennis Concannon

Rush ID: 3578

Details

Born:
16 May 1930
Died:
15 December 2003
Birth place:
Rossington, Yorkshire (West Riding), U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
James Dennis Concannon, miner
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 18/12/2003.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
3578
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q5292445
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. CONCANNON, Don (1930-2003)

Constituencies

  1. Mansfield

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 31 March 1966
    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: Retirement
    Sponsorship: NUM
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Assistant Whip 1968-1970

  2. Under-Secretary of State 1974-1976

    Northern Ireland Office

  3. Minister of State 1976-1979

    Northern Ireland Office

  4. Opposition/other party Whip 1970-1974

  5. Vice-Chamberlain of the Royal Household 1974

Schools

  1. Rossington Secondary School

    Years: 1

  2. Doncaster Technical College

    Years: 2

Marriages

  1. Wilson, Iris

    Year: 1953

    Notes: 2 sons, 2 daughters

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Mansfield Borough Council

    member

    1962-1968

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers member