Richard Wainwright

Mr Richard Scurrah Wainwright

Rush ID: 6104

Details

Born:
11 April 1918
Died:
16 January 2003
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Methodist
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Accountant
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Henry Scurrah Wainwright, chartered accountant, and his wife Emily
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Backbencher
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6104
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7329753
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WAINWRIGHT, Richard (1918-2003)

Constituencies

  1. Colne Valley

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1974ยน
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1987
    Date of exit: 11 June 1987
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None
  2. Colne Valley

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 31 March 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Colne Valley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  2. Colne Valley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1963*
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Liberal
  3. Colne Valley

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  4. Pudsey

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1951
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
  5. Pudsey

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1950
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal

Higher education

  1. Clare College

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Shrewsbury School

Marriages

  1. Hollis, Joyce Mary

    Year: 1948

    Notes: 2 sons, 2 daughters

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

    Vice-President 1959-1966; Chairman 1971-1972

Clubs

  1. Reform Club

  2. National Liberal Club