Alec Jones

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Alec Jones
Shadow Secretary of State for Wales
In office
14 June 1979 – 20 March 1983
Leader James Callaghan
Michael Foot
Preceded by John Morris
Succeeded by Denzil Davies
Under-Secretary of State for Wales
In office
12 June 1975 – 4 May 1979
Prime Minister Harold Wilson
James Callaghan
Preceded by Ted Rowlands
Succeeded by Michael Roberts
Under-Secretary of State, Health and Social Security
In office
18 October 1974 – 12 June 1975
Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Preceded by Robert Brown
Succeeded by Michael Meacher
Member of Parliament for Rhondda
Rhondda West (1967–1974)
In office
9 March 1967 – 20 March 1983
Preceded by Iorwerth Rhys Thomas
Succeeded by Allan Rogers
Personal details
Born (1924-08-12)12 August 1924
Died 20 March 1983(1983-03-20) (aged 58)
Nationality British
Political party Labour

Trevor Alec Jones (12 August 1924 – 20 March 1983) was a British Labour Party politician.

Jones was Member of Parliament for Rhondda West from the Rhondda West by-election, 1967 until the constituency was abolished in 1974, and for Rhondda from 1974 until he died in office shortly before the 1983 general election at the age of 58. He was a junior minister for Social Security from 1974 to 1975 and for Wales from 1975 to 1979.


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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Iorwerth Rhys Thomas
Member of Parliament for Rhondda West
1967February 1974
Constituency abolished
New constituency Member of Parliament for Rhondda
February 19741983
Succeeded by
Allan Rogers