I wouldn’t normally place a politician in this category but I believe that Irene Adams has achieved the proper status in becoming the youngest ever JP in the country, aged 23, in 1971, no mean feat.
Labour Member of Parliament:
Irene Adams MP
Born 27.12.47, Paisley.
Educated at Stanely Green High School, Paisley.
MP for Paisley North since 1990. Member, Scottish Affairs Select Committee. Former Convenor of Scottish Group of Labour MPs. Strathclyde Regional Councillor (1979 – 1984). Renfrew District Councillor (1974 – 1978). Paisley Town Councillor (1970 – 1974).
Member of the GMB.
Became youngest ever JP in the country, aged 23, in 1971.