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Margaret Beckett 
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British politician
Wikipedia
Date of birth 15 January 1943
Ashton-under-Lyne
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
Occupation
Member of political party
  • Labour Party
Position held
  • Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (5 May 2006, 27 June 2007, Jack Straw, David Miliband)
  • Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (8 June 2001, 5 May 2006, John Prescott, David Miliband)
  • Leader of the House of Commons (27 July 1998, 8 June 2001, Ann Taylor, Baroness Taylor of Bolton, Robin Cook)
  • Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (2 May 1997, 27 July 1998, Ian Lang, Baron Lang of Monkton, Peter Mandelson)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (19 October 1995, 2 May 1997, Jack Cunningham, Baron Cunningham of Felling, Michael Heseltine)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (20 October 1994, 19 October 1995, David Blunkett, Harriet Harman)
  • Member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom
  • Member of the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 8 June 2017, United Kingdom general election, 2017, 57th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 8 May 2015, United Kingdom general election, 2015, 3 May 2017, dissolution of parliament, 56th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 6 May 2010, United Kingdom general election, 2010, 30 March 2015, dissolution of parliament, 55th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 54th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 5 May 2005, United Kingdom general election, 2005, 12 April 2010, dissolution of parliament, 54th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 53rd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 7 June 2001, United Kingdom general election, 2001, 11 April 2005, dissolution of parliament, 53rd United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 52nd Parliament of the United Kingdom (Labour Party, Derby South, 1 May 1997, United Kingdom general election, 1997, 14 May 2001, dissolution of parliament, 52nd United Kingdom Parliament)
  • President of the Board of Trade (2 May 1997, Ian Lang, Baron Lang of Monkton, 27 July 1998, Peter Mandelson)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (21 July 1994, Nick Brown, 20 October 1994, Ann Taylor, Baroness Taylor of Bolton)
  • Leader of the Opposition (12 May 1994, John Smith, 21 July 1994, Tony Blair)
  • Deputy Leader of the Labour Party (18 July 1992, Roy Hattersley, 21 July 1994, John Prescott)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (9 January 1989, 18 July 1992)
  • Member of the 51st Parliament of the United Kingdom (Derby South, 9 April 1992, 8 April 1997, United Kingdom general election, 1992, dissolution of parliament, 51st United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 50th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Derby South, 11 June 1987, 16 March 1992, United Kingdom general election, 1987, dissolution of parliament, 50th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 49th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Derby South, 9 June 1983, 18 May 1987, United Kingdom general election, 1983, dissolution of parliament, 49th United Kingdom Parliament)
  • Member of the 47th Parliament of the United Kingdom (Lincoln, 10 October 1974, 7 April 1979, United Kingdom general election, October 1974, dissolution of parliament, 47th United Kingdom Parliament)
Work location
Award received
  • Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Authority control
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