Tony Banks(1943-2006), Labour politician; Minister for Sport
Anthony Louis ('Tony') Banks, Baron Stratford
Sitter in 4 portraits
Labour MP for West Ham from 1997-2005, previously MP for Newham NW (1983-97). Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State responsible for Sport (1997-9). Supporter of animal rights and the arts; he was Chairman of the House of Commons Works of Art committee.