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Candidate

  Hazel Blears
Salford

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married October 21, 1989, Michael Halsall

Education
Wardley Grammar School
Eccles VIth Form College
Trent Polytechnic
Chester College of Law (BA law 1977)

Non-political career
Trainee solicitor, Salford Council 1978-80
Private practice solicitor 1980-81
Solicitor: Rossendale Council 1981-83
Wigan Council 1983-85
Principal solicitor, Manchester City Council 1985-.

Electoral history
Contested Tatton 1987, Bury South 1992 general elections. Member for Salford since May 1, 1997.

Political career
PPS to Alan Milburn: as Minister of State, Department of Health 1998
as Chief Secretary, HM Treasury January-October 1999.

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