Bob Dunn

Mr Robert John Dunn

Rush ID: 9314

Details

Born:
14 July 1946
Died:
24 April 2003
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
White
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Retail manager
Election occupation:
Retail manager
Parentage:
Robert Dunn, manual worker, of Salford
Notes:
Obituary in The Guardian, 01/05/2003.
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Parliamentary Secretary
Who's Who volume:
N/A

References

Rush ID:
9314
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q4932329
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. DUNN, Bob (1946-2003)

Constituencies

  1. Dartford

    Party: Conservative
    Year of election: 1979
    Date of election: 3 May 1979
    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: Electoral defeat
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Regional
    Notes: None

Unsuccessful candidate in

  1. Dartford

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 2001
    Date of election:
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  2. Eccles

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974²
    Date of election: Thu 10th Oct 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:
  3. Eccles

    Connection with constituency: None known
    Year of election: 1974¹
    Date of election: Thu 28th Feb 1974
    Nature of election: General election
    Party: Conservative
    Notes:

Ministerial offices

  1. PPS 1981-1983

    to Cecil Parkinson

  2. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1983-1988

    Department of Education and Science

Higher education

  1. Brighton Polytechnic

    Degree Management Diploma

    Did not graduate

  2. Manchester Polytechnic

    Degree BA Politics

    Graduated

  3. University of Salford

    Graduated

Schools

  1. St Peter's Church of England School, Swinton

  2. Cromwell Road Secondary Modern School

Marriages

  1. (Name unknown), Elizabeth

    Notes: 2 sons

Parties

  1. Conservative Party member

Political organisations

  1. 1922 Committee officer

    Member of Executive, 1988-1997

Local governments

  1. Southwark Borough Council

    member

    1974-1978

  2. Dartford Borough Council

    member

    1999-2003