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Encyclopedia > Doris Fisher, Baroness Fisher of Rednal

Doris Mary Gertrude Fisher, Baroness Fisher of Rednal, née Satchwell, JP (13 September 191918 December 2005) was a British politician. A Justice of the Peace (JP) is a magistrate appointed by a commission to keep the peace, dispense summary justice and deal with local administrative applications in common law jurisdictions. ... September 13 is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years). ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... In the Gregorian Calendar, December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years), at which point there will be 13 days remaining to the end of the year. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Born in Birmingham, the daughter of Frederick James Satchwell was educated at Tinker's Farm Girls' School, Fircroft College, and Bournville Day Continuation College.


She was first Justice of Peace for Birmingham, then member of the Birmingham City Council from 1952 to 1974. In the years 1961 and 1962, she was National President of the Co-operative Guild and became Crown Representative of the General Medical Council from 1975. A Justice of the Peace (JP) is a magistrate appointed by a commission to keep the peace, dispense summary justice and deal with local administrative applications in common law jurisdictions. ... The city from above Centenary Square. ... Local Government History Most of Birmingham was historically a part of Warwickshire, though the modern city also includes villages and towns formerly in Staffordshire or Worcestershire. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... Governor-General (or Governor General) is a term used both historically and currently to designate the appointed representative of a head of state or their government for a particular territory, historically in a colonial context, but no longer necessarily in that form. ... The General Medical Council (the GMC) is the regulator of the medical profession in the United Kingdom. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ...


Fisher was Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for Birmingham, Ladywood from 1970 to 1974. In the following, she was member of the Warrington and Runcorn Development Corporation from 1974 and 1989, and of the European Parliament in Strasbourg from 1975 to 1979. The Labour Party has been, since its founding in the early 20th century, the main democratic socialist[1] political party in the United Kingdom. ... 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. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... The Warrington and Runcorn Development Corporations job was created under the New Towns Act 1981 to turn the then small towns of Warrington and Runcorn (located next to each other) into brand new towns. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sign in the entrance of the European Parliament building in Brussels, written in all the official languages used in the European Union as of July 2006 The European Parliament building in Strasbourg The debating chamber, or hemicycle, in Strasbourg The European Parliament building in Brussels The European Parliament (formerly European... City flag City coat of arms Location Coordinates Time Zone CET (GMT +1) Administration Country France Région Alsace Département Bas-Rhin (67) Intercommunality Urban Community of Strasbourg Mayor Fabienne Keller  (UMP) (since 2001) City Statistics Land area¹ 78. ...


She was created a life peer as Baroness Fisher of Rednal, of Rednal in the City of Birmingham on 2 July 1974. In the United Kingdom, Life Peers are appointed members of the Peerage whose titles may not be inherited (those whose titles are inheritable are known as hereditary peers). ... The city from above Centenary Square. ... July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ...


Baroness Fisher of Rednal was married to Joe Fisher since 1939; they had two daughters. 1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ...


References

The Independent is a British compact newspaper published by Tony OReillys Independent News & Media. ... December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (359th in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

  • Announcement of her death at the House of Lords House of Lords minutes of proceedings, 20 December 2005

 
 

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