Michael Winstanley

Dr Michael Platt Winstanley

Rush ID: 6232

Details

Born:
27 August 1918
Died:
18 July 1993
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Medical practitioner
Election occupation:
Broadcaster
Parentage:
Dr Sydney A. Winstanley
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Junior whip
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
6232
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q15207882
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. WINSTANLEY, Dr Michael (1918-1993)

Peerages

  1. Baron Winstanley

    Life

    1975

Constituencies

  1. Hazel Grove

    Party: Liberal
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: 28 February 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1974²
    Date of exit: 10 October 1974
    Party: Liberal
    Nature of exit: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Area
    Notes: None
  2. Cheadle

    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: Area
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Stretford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Thu 15th Oct 1964
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Liberal
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Opposition/other party Whip 1974

Higher education

  1. University of Manchester

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Manchester Grammar

Marriages

  1. Penney, Nancy

    Year: 1945

    Notes: Divorced 1952

  2. Woodhouse, Joyce M.

    Year: 1955

Parties

  1. Liberal Party member

Trade unions

  1. British Medical Association member

  2. National Union of Journalists member

Clubs

  1. National Liberal Club

  2. Reform Club