204 Plenary Session: Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale

Thursday, July 13, 2017: 6:00 PM-7:45 PM
Bute Hall (University of Glasgow)
Jack Wilson McConnell, Baron McConnell of Glenscorrodale is a Scottish politician and a Labour life peer in the House of Lords. He was the third First Minister of Scotland from 2001 to 2007. He was the Member of the Scottish Parliament for Motherwell and Wishaw from 1999 to 2011. McConnell became an MSP in the inaugural elections to the Scottish Parliament in 1999, later holding the positions of Finance Minister, and Education Minister. He was elected First Minister following the resignation of his predecessor Henry McLeish, and led the Scottish Labour Party to its second election victory in the 2003 election.
Nicole Shea
Jack McConnell