Gerald Kaufman MP

Manchester, Gorton - Labour Party

Personal Details
Full Name and Title Rt Hon Sir Gerald Kaufman MP
Gender Male
Date of birth 21 June 1930
Age 84
Country of Birth England
Partnership Status Unmarried
Number of Marriages or Civil Partnerships
Length of Current Marriage or Civil Partnership Unknown
Partner's Name  
Number of Children
School

Leeds Grammar School

Further Education

Queen's College, The, Oxford (University of) (Philosophy, Politics and Economics, 1953)

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Gerald Kaufman MP

Manchester, Gorton - Labour Party

Government/Opposition Appointments
Foreign and Commonwealth OfficeShadow Secretary of State (1987 - 1992)
Home OfficeShadow Secretary of State (1983 - 1987)
Department of the EnvironmentShadow Secretary of State (1980 - 1983)
Department of the EnvironmentShadow Minister (1979 - 1980)
Department of IndustryMinister of State (1975 - 1979)
Department of IndustryParliamentary Under-Secretary of State (1975 - 1975)
Department of the EnvironmentParliamentary Under-Secretary of State (1974 - 1975)
Select Committees
National HeritageChair (1997 - 2005)
Joint Committees - No data
Other Committees
LiaisonMember (1992 - 2005)
All Party Groups
Arab LeagueVice-Chair (2010 - )
DanceChair (2006 - )

Gerald Kaufman MP

Manchester, Gorton - Labour Party

Non-Parliamentary Occupations
New StatesmanJournalist (1964 - 1965)
Trinity MirrorJournalist (1955 - 1964)
Fabian SocietyAssistant General Secretary (1954 - 1955)
Labour PartyParliamentary Press Liaison Officer (1965 - 1970)
Labour Party National Executive CommitteeMember (1991 - 1992)

Gerald Kaufman MP

Manchester, Gorton - Labour Party

Constituency Data
Constituency name: Manchester, Gorton
Region: North West
Party: Labour Party
Incumbent or Candidate: Incumbent
First Entered Parliament: 18 June 1970
Forthcoming Election Status: Reselected
Seat Status: Safe
Previous Election Results (Top 3 Candidates)
PartyVote Share
Labour Party 50.10 %
Liberal Democrats 32.60 %
Conservative Party 11.00 %
Turnout 52.80 %
Majority Amount 6703

Gerald Kaufman MP

Manchester, Gorton - Labour Party

Contact details
Address as: Rt Hon Sir Gerald Kaufman MP
Westminster Address: Gerald Kaufman MP
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5145
Fax: 020 7219 6825
Personal Email: kaufmang@parliament.uk
Constituency Office:
Constituency Office Tel: 0161 248 0073
Constituency Office Fax: 0161 248 0073

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