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Encyclopedia > David Hanson (politician)

David George Hanson (born 5 July 1957, Liverpool) is a politician in the United Kingdom. He was educated at Verdin Comprehensive School, Winsford, and at the University of Hull. July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Liverpool is a city and metropolitan borough on Merseyside in north west England, on the north side of the Mersey estuary. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics. ... A comprehensive school is a secondary school that accepts school students or pupils of all abilities, as opposed to a grammar school which depends on a system of selection. ... Location within the British Isles Winsford is a town in Cheshire, England with a population of around 30,000 people. ... The University of Hull, also known as Hull University, is an English university in the East Riding of Yorkshire which was founded in 1927. ...


He was elected Labour member of Parliament for Delyn in Wales in 1992, and held the seat in the 1997, 2001 and 2005 general elections. The Labour Party is the principal centrist/centre-left political party in the United Kingdom (see British politics). ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ... Delyn is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, created for the 1983 General Election. ... National motto: Cymru am byth (Welsh: Wales for ever) Waless location within the UK Official languages English, Welsh Capital Cardiff Largest city Cardiff First Minister Rhodri Morgan Area  - Total Ranked 3rd UK 20,779 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 3rd UK 2,903,085 140/km² Ethnicity: 97. ... The UK general election, 1992 was held on April 9, 1992, and was the fourth victory in a row for the Conservatives. ... The UK general election, 1997 was held on 1 May 1997. ... The UK general election, 2001 was held on 7 June 2001 and was dubbed the quiet landslide by the media. ... The United Kingdom general election of 2005 was held on Thursday, 5 May 2005 and won by the Labour Party, led by Tony Blair. ... A general election is an election in which all members of a given political body are up for election. ...


In 1997 he was made parliamentary private secretary to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, a post he held until the following year, when he became Junior Government Whip. From 1999 to 2001 he was Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales, and then became Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister, Tony Blair from 2001 to 2005. Since May 9 2005 he has been Minister of State for Northern Ireland. A Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) is a junior role given to British Government MPs to act as the Parliamentary contact of senior Ministers. ... The Chief Secretary to the Treasury is a junior position in the British Cabinet. ... In politics, a whip is a member of a political party in a legislature whose task is to ensure that members of the party attend and vote as the party leadership desires. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... A Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, in the United Kingdom government structure, is a minister who is junior to a Minister of State who is then junior to a Secretary of State. ... A Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) is a junior role given to British Government MPs to act as the Parliamentary contact of senior Ministers. ... A prime minister may be either: the chief or leading member of the cabinet of the top-level government in a country having a parliamentary system of government; or the official, in countries with a semi-presidential system of government, appointed to manage the civil service and execute the directives... The Right Honourable Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is the current Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service. ... 2005(MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... Minister of State is a title borne by officials in certain countries governed under the parliamentary system. ... Royal motto: Quis separabit (Latin: Who will separate?) Northern Irelands location within the UK Official languages English, Irish, Ulster Scots Capital and largest city Belfast First Minister Office suspended Area  - Total Ranked 4th 13,843 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 4th 1,685,267 122/km² NUTS 1...


External links

  • David Hanson official site
  • Guardian Unlimited Politics - Ask Aristotle: David Hanson MP
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