John Lyons (British politician)
|Member of Parliament |
for Strathkelvin and Bearsden
7 June 2001 – 11 April 2005
|Preceded by||Sam Galbraith|
|Succeeded by||Constituency Abolished|
|Born||11 July 1949|
Following the reduction in Scottish constituencies in the House of Commons under the Scotland Act 1998, that constituency was abolished for the 2005 general election. Lyons stood at the new East Dunbartonshire seat, where he lost to the future Liberal Democrat leader, Jo Swinson.
- "Labour's Scots seats still firm but with less grip". The Herald. 8 June 2001. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
- "Battered but still in control: Labour wounded after big losses to SNP and LibDems". Evening Times. 6 May 2005. Retrieved 17 August 2010.[dead link]
- "The new scandal Labour in meltdown: Part two Labour in meltdown: Part two why was identity of potential Wendy donor switched". The Sunday Herald. 2 December 2007. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
- "Labour to hold new ballot". The Sunday Herald. 14 January 2001. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
- "Labour Iraq 'rebel' fears losing votes; constituency profile East Dunbartonshire". Daily Record. 29 April 2005. Retrieved 17 August 2010.
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
| Member of Parliament for Strathkelvin and Bearsden
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