BirthdayFebruary 11, 1932

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Dennis Skinner

    Full name: Dennis Skinner
    Also known as: Dennis Skinner, Skinner, Dennis
    Education: Ruskin College
    Professions: British politician
    Religion: None
    Nationality: British
    Work: Member of Parliament for Bolsover

  2. Dennis Skinner Biography

    Dennis Edward Skinner (born 11 February 1932) is a British Labour Party politician (nicknamed "The Beast of Bolsover") who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolsover since 1970, the Chairman of the Labour Party from 1988 to 1989, and has sat on the National Executive Committee numerous times since 1978.Born in Clay Cross, Derbyshire, Skinner is the third of nine children of coal miner Edward Skinner, who was sacked after the 1926 general strike. Skinner himself worked as a miner for over 20 years, during which he became an NUM leader and Clay Cross Labour Party councillor. He is known for his left-wing views, acid tongue and for never missing a Commons session.He is a member of the Socialist Campaign Group of Labour MPs.

  3. Dennis Skinner Family

    Spouse: Mary Parker

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