Margaret Beckett

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Dame Margaret Beckett

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Meenister o State for Hoosin an Plannin
In office
3 October 2008 – 5 Juin 2009
Prime MeenisterGordon Brown
Precedit biCaroline Flint
Succeedit biJohn Healey
Secretar o State for Foreign an Commonweel Affairs
In office
5 Mey 2006 – 27 Juin 2007
Prime MeenisterTony Blair
Precedit biJack Straw
Succeedit biDavid Miliband
Secretar o State for Environment, Fuid an Rural Affairs
In office
8 Juin 2001 – 5 May 2006
Prime MeenisterTony Blair
Precedit biJohn Prescott (Environment, Transport an the Regions)
Nick Brown (Agricultur, Fisheries an Fuid)
Succeedit biDavid Miliband
Leader o the Hoose o Commons
Laird Preses o the Cooncil
In office
27 Julie 1998 – 8 Juin 2001
Prime MeenisterTony Blair
DeputePaddy Tipping
Precedit biAnn Taylor
Succeedit biRobin Cook
Preses o the Buird o Trade
In office
2 Mey 1997 – 27 Julie 1998
Prime MeenisterTony Blair
Precedit biIan Lang
Succeedit biPeter Mandelson (Trade an Industry)
Shaidae Secretar o State for Trade an Industry
In office
19 October 1995 – 2 Mey 1997
LeaderTony Blair
Precedit biJack Cunningham
Succeedit biMichael Heseltine
Shaidae Secretar o State for Heal
In office
20 October 1994 – 19 October 1995
LeaderTony Blair
Precedit biDavid Blunkett
Succeedit biHarriet Harman
Shaidae Leader o the Hoose o Commons
In office
21 Julie 1994 – 20 October 1994
LeaderTony Blair
Precedit biNick Brown (Acting)
Succeedit biAnn Taylor
In office
24 Julie 1992 – 12 Mey 1994
LeaderJohn Smith
Precedit biJack Cunningham
Succeedit biNick Brown (Actin)
Leader o the Opposeetion
In office
12 Mey 1994 – 21 Julie 1994
MonarchElizabeth II
Prime MeenisterJohn Major
Precedit biJohn Smith
Succeedit biTony Blair
Deputy Leader o the Labour Pairty
In office
18 Julie 1992 – 21 Julie 1994
LeaderJohn Smith
Precedit biRoy Hattersley
Succeedit biJohn Prescott
Shaidae Chief Secretar tae the Treasury
In office
9 Januar 1989 – 18 Julie 1992
LeaderNeil Kinnock
Precedit biGordon Brown
Succeedit biHarriet Harman
Member o Pairlament
for Derby South
Assumed office
9 Juin 1983
Precedit biWalter Johnson
Majority8,828 (21.6%)
Member o Pairlament
for Lincoln
In office
10 October 1974 – 3 Mey 1979
Precedit biDick Taverne
Succeedit biKenneth Carlisle
Personal details
BornMargaret Mary Jackson
(1943-01-15) 15 Januar 1943 (age 77)
Ashton-under-Lyne, Unitit Kinrick
Poleetical pairtyLabour
Spoose(s)Leo Beckett
Alma materVarsity o Manchester Institute o Science an Technology

Dame Margaret Mary Beckett, DBE (née Jackson; born 15 Januar 1943) is a Breetish Labour Pairty politeecian wha haes been the Member o Pairlament (MP) for Derby South syne 1983.