Alan Lee Williams

Alan Lee Williams

Edited by 

List price: US$47.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alan Lee Williams OBE (born 29 November 1930) is a former president of the Atlantic Treaty Association, a British Labour Party politician, writer and visiting professor of politics at Queen Mary College, London. Williams was educated at Roan School, Greenwich and worked as a journeyman freeman and craft-owning freeman of the Company of Watermen and Lightermen, between 1945 and 1952, before attending Ruskin College, Oxford. He was elected a borough councillor in Greenwich in 1952, at the age of twenty-one, serving until 1955. He worked as the national youth officer of the Labour Party between 1955 and 1962 and then as the National Youth Officer of the United Nations Association between 1962 and 1966. He was chairman of the British National Committee of the World Assembly of Youth for four years. He first contested Epsom in 1964. He was three times elected Member of Parliament (MP) for the marginal seat of Hornchurch, being elected in 1966. He lost to the Conservative John Loveridge in 1970, but regained the seat in the elections of February and October 1974.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 145g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134979953
  • 9786134979955