Tudor Watkins

Mr Tudor Elwyn Watkins

Rush ID: 6145

Details

Born:
9 May 1903
Died:
2 November 1983
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Miner
Election occupation:
Friendly Society manager
Parentage:
Howell Watkins, of Abercrave
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
PPS
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6145
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7851330
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WATKINS, Tudor (1903-1983)

Peerages

  1. Baron Watkins

    Life

    1972

Constituencies

  1. Breconshire and Radnorshire

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1945
    Date of election: 5 July 1945
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: NUGMW
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1964-1966

    to James Griffiths, as Secretary of State for Wales

  2. PPS 1966-1967

    to Cledwyn Hughes, as Secretary of State for Wales

Schools

  1. (School name unknown)

  2. Coleg Harlech, North Wales

Marriages

  1. Stather, Bronwen

    Year: 1936

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

  2. Young Wales Group member

  3. South Wales Regional Council of Labour member

Local governments

  1. Breconshire County Council

    member

    1940-1974

  2. Powys County Council

    member

    1974-1977

    Chairman

Trade unions

  1. National Union of General and Municipal Workers member