Nicholas Scott

Mr Nicholas Paul Scott

Rush ID: 8780

Details

Born:
5 August 1933
Died:
6 January 2005
Birth place:
London, U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Company director
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
John Scott, police inspector, of London
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 07/01/2005.
Knighthood/Dame:
Awarded in 1995
HighestOffice:
Minister of State
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8780
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q7026184
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. SCOTT, Nicholas (1933-2005)

Constituencies

  1. Chelsea

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1983
    Date of election: 9 June 1983
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Continuation
    Year of exit: 1997
    Date of exit: 1 May 1997
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  2. Kensington and Chelsea Chelsea

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: 10 October 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: Re-entry
    Year of exit: 1983
    Date of exit: 9 June 1983
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None
  3. Paddington South

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1966
    Date of election: 31 March 1966
    Nature of election: General election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1974¹
    Date of exit: 28 February 1974
    Party: Conservative
    Nature of exit: Boundary revision / defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: Defeated contesting Cities of London and Westminster Paddington at 1974¹ General Election.

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Cities of London and Westminster Paddington

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  2. Islington South West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1964
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
  3. Islington South West

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1959
    Date of election: Not specified
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1970

    to Iain Macleod, as Chancellor of the Exchequer

  2. PPS 1972

    to Robert Carr, as Leader of the House

  3. PPS 1972-1974

    to Robert Carr, as Home Secretary

  4. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1974

    Department of Employment

  5. Minister of State 1988-1994

    Department of Social Security

  6. Minister of State 1987-1988

    Department of Health and Social Security

  7. Minister of State 1986-1987

    Northern Ireland Office

  8. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1981-1986

    Northern Ireland Office

Schools

  1. Clapham College

Marriages

  1. Robinson, Elizabeth Rosemary

    Year: 1

    Notes: Divorced 1976. 2 daughters, 1 son.

  2. Hawke, Hon. Cecilia

    Year: 1979

    Notes: 1 son, 1 daughter.

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. Young Conservatives officer

    Chairman 1963

  2. 1922 Committee officer

    Executive member 1978

  3. Bow Group member

  4. PEST member

Local governments

  1. Holborn Borough Council

    member

    1956-1959

  2. Holborn Borough Council

    member

    1962-1965

Clubs

  1. Turf Club

  2. Buck's Club

  3. Marylebone Cricket Club

  4. Carlton Club