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Neal KEARNEY General Secretary, The International Textile, Garment and Leather Workers' Federation, Brussels


1967 joined the National Union of Bank Employees
1971 National Union of Tailors and Garment Workers
1973 Information Officer
1976 Head of Information and Research Department
1975-1978 adviser to the U.K. Economic Development Committee for the Clothing Industry
1976-1988 member of the TUC's Textile, Clothing and Footwear Industries' Committee
1978-1988 member of the Clothing EDC and of the National Economic Development Office Joint Textile Committee
since 1988 General Secretary of the International Textile, Garment and Leather Workers' Federation
1974 Labour Party candidate for the UK Parliament
1978 Elected Councillor in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London