Richard Lochhead

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Richard Lochhead

Official portrait, 2021
Minister for Just Transition, Employment an Fair Wirk
Assumed office
20 Mey 2021
First MeenisterNicola Sturgeon
Precedit biNewly estaiblisht
Minister for Faurer Eddication, Heicher eddication an Science
In office
4 September 2018 – 20 May 2021
First MeenisterNicola Sturgeon
Precedit biShirley-Anne Somerville
Succeedit biJamie Hepburn
Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Fuid an Environs
In office
17 Mey 2007 – 18 Mey 2016
First MeenisterAlex Salmond
Nicola Sturgeon
Precedit biRoss Finnie
Succeedit biFergus Ewing
Member o the Scots Pairlament
for Moray
Assumed office
27 Apryle 2006
Precedit biMargaret Ewing
Majority3,164 (7.7%)
Member o the Scots Pairlament
for North East Scotland
In office
6 Mey 1999 – 19 Apryle 2006
Precedit binew pairliament
Succeedit biMaureen Watt
Personal details
BornRichard Neilson Lochhead
(1969-05-24) 24 Mey 1969 (age 54)
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Poleetical pairtyScottish Naitional Pairty
Spoose(s)Fiona Lochhead
Alma materVarsity o Stirling
ThriftOffice manager; Economic development officer (in Inglis)

Richard Lochhead (born 24 Mey 1969), is a Scots politeecian.[1] Frae 1999 tae 2006, he wis a Commissioner tae the Scots Pairlament, representin the Scots National Pairty (SNP), waled fae the North-east Scotland regional leet. He demittit for tae staund in the Moray by-election tae the Scots Pairlament.

Syne the May 2021 election he wis the Meenister for Juist Transition, Employment and Fair Work.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Richard Lochhead". (in Inglis). Retrieved 5 Juin 2021.
  2. "Minister for Just Transition, Employment and Fair Work -". (in Inglis). Archived frae the original on 17 Januar 2022. Retrieved 17 Januar 2022.