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Candidate

  Frank Field
Birkenhead

Elected in 2001? Yes
Education
St Clement Danes Grammar School
Hull University.

Non-political career
Teacher in further education 1964-69
Director: Child Poverty Action Group 1969-79
Low Pay Unit 1974-80.

Electoral history
Contested Buckinghamshire South 1966 general election. Member for Birkenhead since May 1979.

Political career
Minister of State, Department of Social Security (Welfare Reform) 1997-98. Spokesman: Opposition Front Bench Spokesman on Education 1980-81. Select Committees: Chairman, Social Security 1990-97.

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