Michael Knowles (politician)
|Councillor, Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames|
13 May 1971 – 1983
|Leader of the Council, Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames|
|Member of Parliament|
for Nottingham East
9 June 1983 – 9 April 1992
|Preceded by||Jack Dunnett|
|Succeeded by||John Heppell|
|Born||21 May 1942|
From 1971-1983 he was a member of the Council of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and Leader of the Council from 1974-1983.
Knowles first stood for Parliament for the Labour Welsh stronghold of Merthyr Tydfil at the February 1974 General Election, coming third. In the October election of that year he fought the London seat of Brent East, again being defeated.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Michael Knowles
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
| Member of Parliament for Nottingham East