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Candidate

  Tam Dalyell
Linlithgow

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Kathleen (Wife) 1 son 1 daugher

Education
Eton
King's Coll., Cambridge
Moray House Teachers' Training Coll., Edinburgh.

Non-political career
Trooper, Royal Scots Greys, 1950-52
Teacher, Bo'ness High Sch., 1956-60. Contested (Lab) Roxburgh, Selkirk, and Peebles, 1959. Dep.-Director of Studies on British India ship-school, Dunera, 1961-62

Political career
Vice-Chairman: PLP Defence and Foreign Affairs Gps, 1972-74
Scottish Labour Group of MPs, 1973-75
Parly Lab. Party, 1974-76
Sub-Cttee on Public Accounts
Mem., Labour Party NEC, 1986-87. Member: European Parlt, 1975-79
European Parlt Budget Cttee, 1976-79
European Parlt Energy Cttee, 1979
Member: House of Commons Select Cttee on Science and Technology, 1967-69
Liaison Cttee between Cabinet and Parly Labour Party, 1974-76
Chm., All-Pty Latin-America Gp, 1997-. Ldr, IPU Delegn to Peru, 1999. Chm., ad hoc Cttee against war in Iraq, 1998. Trustee, History of Parlt Trust, 1999-
Mem., Council, National Trust for Scotland. Mem. Scottish Council for Devlt and Industry Trade Delegn to China, November 1971. Political columnist, New Scientist, 1967-. Hon. DSc Edinburgh, 1994
Hon. DLitt City Univ., 1998.

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