Fandom

London Wiki

Christopher John Kelly

9,649pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Christopher John Kelly was an engine driver and Labour Party politician in East London.

A resident of Poplar, he was a member of Poplar Borough Council representing Bromley North East from 1919–28 and a poor law guardian for the Poplar Union. He was involved in the Poplar Rates Rebellion, but was not imprisoned. He was also a member of the Metropolitan Water Board.

From 1922-28 he was a member of the London County Council representing Stepney, Whitechapel and St George's.

At the 1929 General Election he stood as Labour's candidate at Bethnal Green South West, but failed to unseat the Liberal Party MP, Percy Harris. At the 1935 General Election he stood for parliament again at Norwich, but again without success.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki