Thomas Urwin

Mr Thomas William Urwin

Rush ID: 6072

Details

Born:
9 June 1912
Died:
14 December 1985
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Building worker
Election occupation:
Trade Union official
Parentage:
Willie Urwin, miner, of Hetton-le-Hole
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6072
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7794634
Parliament ID:
Not set
Beamish Person ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. URWIN, Thomas (1912- ? )

Constituencies

  1. Houghton-le-Spring

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: 15 October 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: AUBTW
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Minister of State 1968-1969

    Department of Economic Affairs

  2. Minister of State 1969-1970

    Department of Local Government and Regional Planning

Schools

  1. Unknown (Elementary)

Marriages

  1. Scott, Edith

    Year: 1934

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

    1940-

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

Local governments

  1. Houghton-le-Spring Urban District Council

    Member

    1949-1965

    Chairman 1954-1955

Trade unions

  1. Associated Union of Building Trades Workers member

    1928-

  2. Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians member