McGuiggan, John

First name/s: John
Last name: McGuiggan
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Date of birth: 06/04/1947
Year of birth: 1947

Life before Ruskin

Date and place of birth: 6 April 1947, York

Family: Married, two children

Work: Soldier; Photographer, Scenes of Crime Dept, Nottinghamshire Constabulary

Politics/Trade union activity: Labour Party member,  NALGO Branch Secretary

Trade Union membership (at time of entry to Ruskin) ~ other Trade Union

Life at Ruskin

Dates at Ruskin: 1974-5

Source of funding: TUC scholarship,  L. A. grant

Campaigns/political activity: Secretary Trade Union Support Group;  Kitson Committee,  International Trade Union Studies Group.

Subjects studied at Ruskin: Politics, Economics, History, Literature

Dissertation: New technology in the Printing Industry

Qualification: Diploma in Labour Studies

Life after Ruskin

Education: University College Cork, Kings Inns Dublin, European University Institute Florence

Work: Union Officer for NUPE and UNISON; Barrister at Law.

Politics/trade union activity:Labour Party member.  Parliamentary candidate in 1983 General election (failed); member of Irish Labour Party.


Married two children

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Nottingham, Dublin  Date of death: to be achieved

Date of death:
Year of death: 0

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John McGuiggan

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