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Lawson Weekes
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Lawson Alvin Weekes, GCM, JP
Former Speaker of the House of Assembly of Barbados

Lawson Alvin Weekes was a Barbadian poitician and a former Speaker of the House of Assembly of Barbados.

Career

Weekes entered Parliament in 1981 as the representative for St. Michael North West on a Democratic Labour Party (DLP) ticket. He was re-elected in 1986, 1991, and 1994.

He served as Speaker of the House of Assembly of Barbados from 1986 to 1994.

Weekes retired from Parliament in November 1996.

Honours and awards

In 1989, Weekes was awarded the Gold Grown of Merit (GCM).

Sources
http://gisbarbados.gov.bb
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Occupation Politician
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Place of Birth Barbados
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Place of Death Barbados
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