Labour General Election Leaflet, October 1974

Accession Number:spa.dc.em.18

This leaflet forms part of the Dennis Canavan Collection. Dennis Canavan was born in Cowdenbeath. He worked as a teacher between 1968 and 1974 including a stint at St Modans High School, Stirling. He was briefly head of Stirling Council in 1974 before becoming Labour MP for West Stirlingshire (1974 – 1983) and then MP for Falkirk West (1983 – 1997). He then left the Labour Party and became an Independent MSP for Falkirk West (1999 – 2007). He has participated in an interview with the Scottish Political Archive discussing his memories of the 1979 and 1997 devolution referendums. His interview forms part of the Devolution Referendums Oral History Collection within the archive. For further biographical information about Dennis Canavan www.scottish.parliament.uk/msp/membersPages/historic/s2/d…
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