Frances Curran

Frances Curran (born 21 May 1961) is a leading activist in the Scottish Socialist Party. She was a member of the Scottish Parliament for West of Scotland during 2003-07. She was an unsuccessful candidate in the July 2008 Glasgow East by-election. During the campaign, she was informed that the police had received death threats against her.She was formerly a member of the Labour Party and organiser for the entryist left wing Militant tendency group within the Party.