Stanley Orme, Lord Orme of Salford (1923-2005), was a Labour poltiician.
Northern Ireland Office
Orme served as a Minister of State in the Northern Ireland Office from 7 March 1974 to 8 April 1976.
Unionists criticised his appointment because he had previously said he supported a united Ireland. There was further friction when he criticised the Ulster Workers Council strike of May 1974.
- ↑ Edward Pearce, Lord Orme of Salford, 3 May 2005.
- ↑ David Butler and Gareth Butler, Twentieth Century British Political Facts 1900-2000, Macmillan, 2000, p.37.
- ↑ W.D Flackes, & Sydney Elliott, Northern Ireland: A Political Directory 1968-88, Blackstaff Press, 1989, p.213.