Geoffrey Lofthouse

Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse

Rush ID: 4741

Details

Born:
18 December 1925
Died:
1 November 2012
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Personnel officer/manager
Parentage:
Ernest Lofthouse
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1995
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
4741
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q1503024
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. LOFTHOUSE, Geoffrey (1925- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Lofthouse of Pontefract

    Life

    1997

Constituencies

  1. Pontefract and Castleford

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1978*
    Date of election: 26 October 1978
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Schools

  1. Featherstone Secondary School, Yorkshire

Marriages

  1. Lofthouse, Sarah

    Year: 1952

    Notes: 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Local governments

  1. Featherstone DC

    member

    1962-

Trade unions

  1. National Union of Mineworkers member

  2. Assocation of Professional, Executive & Clerical Staff member