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Candidate

  Alan Johnson
Hull West & Hessle
Minister for Competitiveness

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married 1st, 1968, Judith Cox (divorced) (1 son 2 daughters)married 2nd, August 3, 1991, Laura Jane Patient (1 son)

Education
Sloane Grammar School, Chelsea.

Non-political career
Trade Union Official. Career: Postman 1968
Local Officer, Slough UCW 1974-81
Union of Communication Workers: Branch Official 1976
Executive Council 1981-
National Officer 1987-93
General Secretary 1993-95
Member, General Council, TUC 1993-95
Executive Member, Postal, Telegraph and Telephone International 1993-97
Director, Unity Bank Trust plc 1993-97
Joint General Secretary, Communication Workers Union 1995-97.

Electoral history
Member for Hull West and Hessle since May 1, 1997.

Political career
PPS to Dawn Primarolo: as Financial Secretary, HM Treasury 1997-99
as Paymaster General, HM Treasury 1999
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Competitiveness) 1999-.

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