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Weatherill, Bruce Bernard [Jack], Baron Weatherilllocked

  • Peter Riddell


Weatherill, Bruce Bernard [Jack], Baron Weatherill (1920–2007), speaker of the House of Commons, was born on 25 November 1920 at Borderdale, London Road, Sunningdale, Berkshire, the only son (there were two daughters) of Bernard Bruce Weatherill (1883–1962), master tailor, and his wife, Annie Gertrude, ...

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