|Member of Parliament
for Nottingham South
6 May 2010
|Preceded by||Alan Simpson|
26 March 1966 |
Bolton, Lancashire, England
|Residence||Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England|
|Alma mater||St Catharine's College, Cambridge.|
|Occupation||Trade Union Regional Organiser|
She was brought up in Bolton, Lancashire, where she attended Canon Slade School before going up to St. Catharine's College, Cambridge. She moved to Southwell in Nottinghamshire in 1999. She worked in Nottingham for the public sector trade union, UNISON for 17 years prior to 2010.
She was selected as the Labour Party candidate for the 2010 UK General Election after the incumbent Labour MP, Alan Simpson, announced in 2007 that he would not stand for re-election. She was elected with 37.3% of the vote; a majority of 4.4% over her closest rival.
- Lilian Greenwood - Parliamentary candidates - Telegraph
- Prospective Parliamentary Candidates | Lilian Greenwood, Labour PPC for Nottingham South | The Labour Party
- Lilian Greenwood for Nottingham South - self published blog, accessed 10 May 2010
- "Blair critic to stand down as MP". BBC News. 18 February 2007. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Election 2010 - Nottingham South". BBC News. Retrieved 7 April 2010.
- "Lilian Greenwood wins seat on transport committee". website. Nottingham Post. 5 July 2010. Retrieved 8 July 2010.
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