Peter Rees

Mr Peter Wynford Innes Rees

Rush ID: 5539

Details

Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
5539
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q336515
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. REES, Peter (1926- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Rees

    Life

    1987

Constituencies

  1. Dover

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: None
  2. Dover and Deal

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: None
  3. Dover

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1970
    Date of election: 18 June 1970
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Liverpool West Derby

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Abertillery

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1965*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Abertillery

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1972

    to Sir Geoffrey Howe, as Solicitor-General

  2. PPS 1972-1973

    to Sir Michael Havers, as Solicitor-General

  3. Minister of State 1979-1981

    Treasury

  4. Minister of State 1981-1983

    Department of Trade and Industry

  5. Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1983-1986