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Scard, Dennis Leslie locked

Born 8 May 1943; s of late Charles Leslie Scard and Doris Annie (née Farmer); m 1st (marr. diss.); two s; 2nd, 1993, Linda Perry

General Secretary, Musicians’ Union, 1990–2000


Lascelles Co. Secondary Sch.; Trinity Coll. of Music, London (Hon. Fellow, 1997)


Professional horn player, 1962–85, performed with leading symphony and chamber orchestras. Part-time instrumental teacher, London Borough of Hillingdon, 1974–85. Musicians’ Union: Chm., Central London Br., 1972–85; Mem., Exec. Cttee, 1979–85; full-time Official, Birmingham, 1985–90. Mem., TUC Gen. Council, 1990–2001. Bd Mem., 2002–, Dep. Chm., 2003–06, Chm., 2007–11, Shoreham Port Authy. Worker Rep., BIS (formerly DTI, then BERR) Central Arbitration Cttee, 2002–14; Lay Mem., Employment Tribunal Service, 2005–13. Mem. Bd, Trinity Coll. of Music, 1998–2006. Trustee, Performances (Birmingham) Ltd (Symphony Hall and Town Hall Birmingham), 1996–2017. Chair, Henry Wood Accommodation Trust (formerly Music Students Hostel Trust), 2003–


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