Dave Watson

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Retired Trade Union Official
Location Troon, Scotland, United Kingdom
Introduction I was the Head of Policy and Public Affairs at UNISON until my retirement in September 2018. I am a Board member at the Reid Foundation, Secretary of the Keir Hardie Society and Secretary of the Socialist Health Association Scotland. Past Chair of the Scottish Labour Party. Graduate in Law from University of Strathclyde. Fellow of the RSA. I have worked in government and in the public sector. I am the author of chapters in several books and a range of publications.
Interests Politics, military history, golf, Fulham FC, Lancs CCC, walking and cooking Indian food.
Favorite Movies Historical dramas
Favorite Music My taste in music is so bad that when thieves broke into my car they left the CD collection - true!
Favorite Books Almost any historical fiction and Lord of the Rings.