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Candidate

  Tony Banks
West Ham

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married Sally Jones
Son of Albert Banks.

Education
State schools
York University (BA)LSE.

Electoral history
Contested East Grinstead 1970, Newcastle North October 1974 and Watford 1979 general elections. Member for Newham North West 1983-97, and for West Ham since May 1, 1997
Political adviser to Judith Hart as Minister for Overseas Development 1975
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of National Heritage/Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Minister for Sport) 1997-99
Resigned July 1999 reshuffle.

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