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Robens, Alfred, Baron Robens of Woldinghamlocked

  • Geoffrey Tweedale


Robens, Alfred, Baron Robens of Woldingham (1910–1999), politician and industrialist, was born at 5 Shaftesbury Street, Chorlton, then in a working-class area of south Manchester, on 18 December 1910, the son of George Robens, cotton salesman, and his wife, Edith Anderton. Alf Robens...

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