Rod Richards

Mr Roderick Richards

Rush ID: 7289

Details

Born:
12 March 1947
Died:
14 July 2019
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Writer / Journalist
Election occupation:
Political adviser
Parentage:
Unknown
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
7289
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7356340
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. RICHARDS, Rod (1947- )

Constituencies

  1. Clwyd North West

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1992
    Date of election: 9 April 1992
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: Defeated contesting Clwyd West at 1997 General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Vale of Glamorgan

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1989*
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: By-election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Carmarthen

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1987
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1994-1996

    Welsh Office

  2. PPS 1993-1994

    to Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Other parliaments

  1. Welsh Assembly

    member

    1999-2002

Higher education

  1. University of Wales, Swansea

    Graduated

Schools

  1. Llandovery College

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), unknown

    Notes: 3 children

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member