Michael English (politician)
|Member of Parliament
for Nottingham West
15 October 1964 – 9 June 1983
|Preceded by||Peter Tapsell|
|Succeeded by||Constituency Abolished|
|Born||24 December 1930|
|Alma mater||Liverpool University|
English contested Shipley in 1959. He was Member of Parliament for Nottingham West from 1964 to 1983, when the seat was abolished by boundary changes. Following his retirement from Parliament, he served as a councillor in the London Borough of Lambeth. He was an opponent of Britain's membership of the EEC.
He was subsequently Chairman of the London Local Involvement Network.
He married Carol Christine Owen on 11 September 1976 at Burton Coggles in south Lincolnshire. They have a daughter, born in 1978, and a son, born in 1980. Although living in the Grantham area, in the late 1970s they moved to the London Borough of Lambeth.
- Times Guide to the House of Commons, 1966 and 1979
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs [self-published source][better source needed]
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Michael English
- Peter Fry interview at History of Parliament Online
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|Member of Parliament for Nottingham West
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