Dick Taverne

Mr Dick Taverne

Rush ID: 5949

Details

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

References

Rush ID:
5949
MNIS ID:
1696
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q333706
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. TAVERNE, Dick (1928- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Taverne

    Baron Taverne of Pimlico

    Life

    1996

Constituencies

  1. Lincoln

    Party: Dem. Labour
    Year of election: 1973*
    Date of election: 1 March 1973
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1974²
    Date of exit: 10 October 1974
    Party: Dem. Labour
    Notes: None
  2. Lincoln

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1962*
    Date of election: 8 March 1962
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1972*
    Date of exit: c. 1972*
    Party: Labour
    Notes: Exit October 1972. Resigned to force by-election on leaving the Labour Party.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Wandsworth Putney

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: Thu 8th Oct 1959
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Labour
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1964-1966

    to Denis Healey, as Minister of Defence

  2. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1966-1968

    Home Office

  3. Minister of State 1968-1969

    Treasury

  4. Financial Secretary to the Treasury 1969-1970