Stanley Tiffany CBE (11 June 1908 – 19 March 1971) was an English Labour Co-operative politician. He sat in the House of Commons from 1945 to 1950.
The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Like the upper house, the House of Lords, it meets in the Palace of Westminster. Officially, the full name of the house is the Honourable the Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Parliament assembled. Owing to shortage of space, its office accommodation extends into Portcullis House.
He was the son of Alert Tiffany from Rothwell in the West Riding of Yorkshire.He was educated at the Leeds Boys' Modern School, and became an electrical engineer, and a director of the Peterborough and District Co-operative Society.
Rothwell is a market town in the south east of the City of Leeds metropolitan borough in West Yorkshire, England. It is situated between Leeds and Wakefield.
The West Riding of Yorkshire is one of the three historic subdivisions of Yorkshire, England. From 1889 to 1974 the administrative county, County of York, West Riding, was based closely on the historic boundaries. The lieutenancy at that time included the City of York and as such was named West Riding of the County of York and the County of the City of York.
Leeds Modern School was a school in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
He was elected at the 1945 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Peterborough division of Northamptonshire,defeating the sitting Conservative MP John Hely-Hutchinson, known by his courtesy title as Viscount Suirdale. He held the seat until his defeat at the 1950 general election by the Conservative Harmar Nicholls.
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After leaving Parliament he returned to Yorkshire, becoming a member of Wakefield Borough Council from 1952 to 1967,and owned a hotel in Bridlington. He was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1967.
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