Will Howie

Mr William Howie

Rush ID: 4439

Details

Born:
2 March 1924
Died:
26 May 2018
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Civil engineer
Election occupation:
Civil engineer
Parentage:
Peter Howie
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Chief Whip/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4439
MNIS ID:
1657
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q962656
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. HOWIE, Will (1924- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Howie of Troon

    Life

    1978

Constituencies

  1. Luton

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1963*
    Date of election: 7 November 1963
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cities of London and Westminster

    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. Assistant Whip 1964-1966

  2. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1966-1967

  3. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1967-1968

Higher education

  1. University of Glasgow

    Degree BSc (Eng)

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Marr College Troon

Marriages

  1. Sanderson, Mairi Margaret

    Year: 1951

    Notes: 2 sons, 2 daughters

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1950-

Political organisations

  1. Institute of Civil Engineers member

    Member of Council 1964-1967

Trade unions

  1. Draughtsmans member

Clubs

  1. Parliamentary Labour Club