John ROBERTSON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-04-17
Education Shawlands Acad Sr Secdy Sch, Langside Coll, Stow Coll
Publications N/A
Recreations football, cricket, reading, music
Clubs Garrowhill Cricket, Cambus Athletic, Old Kilpatrick Bowling
Style John Robertson, Esq, MP
Career BT: joined 1969, tech offr 1973-87, special faults investigation offr 1987-91, customer service mangr 1991-95, field mangr 1995-99, local customer mangr 1999-2000; MP (Lab): Glasgow Anniesland 2000-05 (by-election), Glasgow NW 2005-; PPS to Yvette Cooper, MP (as Sec of State for Dept for Work and Pensions), PPS to Kim Howells, MP (as Min for the ME) 2005-08, PPS to Yvette Cooper, MP (as shadow home sec) 2010-; House of Commons: Scottish Affrs Select Ctee 2001-05, European Scrutiny Select Ctee 2003-05, chair All Pty Communications Gp, chair All Pty Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Gp, hon sec and treas Scottish Parly Lab Pty Gp, vice-chair Smoking and Health All Pty Gp, chair All Pty Gp on Music 2005-, chair All Pty Gp on Nuclear Energy 2005-, vice-chair All Pty Nigeria Gp, vice-chair All Pty New Media Gp, chair All Pty Gp on Angola 2007-, sec All Pty Parly Gp on Water and Sanitation in the Third World, vice-chair All Pty Parly Gp on Cannabis and Children, vice-chair All Pty Parly Gp on Corporate Responsibility, memb Energy and Climate Change Select Ctee 2009-; constituency positions incl: branch chm 1987-89, constituency vice-chm 1989-94, chm 1995-2000, campaign co-ordinator 1987-2001, election agent 1994-2000; Communication Workers' Union (CWU): memb Glasgow Branch Ctee 1983-91, political and educn offr Glasgow Branch 1985-89; Soc of Telecom Executives (Connect): memb W of Scotland Ctee 1994-2000, chm W of Scotland Branch 1997-2000, nat negotiator 1998-2000; memb Lab Pty 1984-
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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