John Watson (former MP)
John Watson is a former Conservative MP.
He was MP for Skipton from 1979 to 1983, and for Skipton and Ripon from 1983 to 1987.
Simon Matthews gives the following profile Watson in a Lobster article on Green Alliance:
Between 1996 and 2004 he was a Director of the Yorkshire Building Society, becoming the Society’s Vice Chairman in 2000.
- John Watson, Esq, OBE, Debretts, accessed 20 July 2010.
- Simon Matthews, Pissing in or pissing out? The 'big tent' of Green Alliance, Lobster 42, Winter 2001/2.
- Profile : John Watson (Chair), Heritage Lottery Fund, 20 July 2010.