Mr John Robertson

Former MP for Berwickshire and East Lothian

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Mr John Robertson is a former MP for Berwickshire and East Lothian.

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Former MP for Berwickshire and East Lothian

Entered the House of Commons on 5 July 1945 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 5 October 1951 — General election

Also represented Berwickshire and Haddingtonshire

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Housing 31 Jul 1951

    Can my right hon. Friend indicate what proportion of this year's programme for Scottish building consists of three-apartment houses?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Development Schemes, Shetland 31 Jul 1951

    Will my right hon. Friend bear in mind that there is a very valuable fishing fleet in this area which, with a new type of boat, has not adequate safe harbour facilities, and that a causeway of 500 feet from Trondra to the other side would provide such a safe harbour? Will he give urgent attention to this matter in view of the possibility of unemployment in the area?
  • Orders of the Day — Transport 31 Jul 1951

    That is very important. Will the hon. Gentleman give the date to which he is referring—the date after the railways were nationalised? Is he not confusing this with the period before nationalisation?

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