Bernard Weatherill

Mr Bruce Bernard Weatherill

Rush ID: 6154

Details

Born:
25 November 1920
Died:
6 May 2007
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Tailor
Election occupation:
Company director (clothing/footwear)
Parentage:
Bernard Weatherill, tailor, of London
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Speaker/Deputy
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6154
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q822768
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WEATHERILL, Bernard (1920- )

Peerages

  1. Baron Weatherill

    Life

    1992

Constituencies

  1. Croydon North East

    Party: Speaker
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1992
    Date of exit: 9 April 1992
    Party: Speaker
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None
  2. Croydon North East

    Party: Conservative
    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: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Change of party
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: None known
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Speaker 1983-1992

  2. Deputy Chief Whip 1974-1979

    Opposition Whip

  3. Opposition/other party Whip 1967-1970

  4. Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1970-1971

  5. Vice-Chamberlain of the Royal Household 1971-1972

  6. Comptroller of the Royal Household 1972-1973

  7. Treasurer of the Royal Household 1973-1974

    and Deputy Chief Whip

  8. Deputy Speaker 1979-1983

  9. Chairman of Ways and Means 1979-1983

Schools

  1. Malvern College

Marriages

  1. Eatwell, Lyn

    Year: 1949

    Notes: 2 sons, 1 daughter

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Tailors' Benevolent Institute officer

    1945-1960

    Hon. Treasurer

Clubs

  1. Carlton Club

  2. St Stephen's Club

  3. City Livery Club

  4. Conservative Club