Allen McKay

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Allen McKay (5 February 1927 – 2 May 2013)[1] was a British Labour Party politician.

Born in Barnsley, McKay was elected Member of Parliament (MP) for the South Yorkshire constituency of Penistone in a 1978 by-election following the death of the Labour MP John Mendelson, serving there until the seat was abolished for the 1983 general election. He was then elected as MP for Barnsley West and Penistone, and held that seat until he retired at the 1992 general election.

Sources[edit]

  • Times Guide to the House of Commons, 1987
  1. ^ "Barnsley Chronicle - Allen McKay". Retrieved 8 May 2013. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John Mendelson
Member of Parliament for Penistone
19781983
Constituency abolished
New constituency Member of Parliament for Barnsley West and Penistone
19831992
Succeeded by
Michael Clapham