Richard John Simpson, a politician with the Scottish Labour party, was born in Edinburgh on October 22, 1942, and he represented the Ochil district from 1999 to 2003 as well as Mid Scotland and Fife from 2007 to 2016. He is a member of Unite.
Simpson attended Perth Academy, Trinity College Glenalmond, and the University of Edinburgh for his studies.
Simpson had positions as a general practitioner and a psychiatrist before being elected. He is a fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners as well as the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He was also a former associate member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons and a former member of the faculty’s working group on prostate cancer.
Denny served as the Strathcarron Hospice’s chair and a founding member.
Between 2003 and 2007, he worked in the area of addiction medicine, first in Glasgow and then as the consultant psychiatrist in charge of the West Lothian Drug Addiction Team.
Richard Simpson’s children: Does Richard Simpson have children?
There isn’t any record of Simpson’s children. Simpson chose the first MSP for Ochil in 1999. In his first term, Simpson served on the Health and Community Care Committee, the Standards Committee, and the Finance Committee from June 1999 to November 2001. He also served on the Standards Committee from October 1999 to November 1999.