A Communist councillor for the Forgewood area of Motherwell for 20 years, Sneddon was also convenor of shop stewards at the Dalzell Steelworks in Motherwell for many years.
He was also the holder of the AEU badge of merit and was for a period chair of the Dalzell Co-operative Board and became vice-chair when it amalgamated into the Scot-Mid Society.
A staunch supporter of the Morning Star, he died aged 75 in 1994.
Source: Morning Star February 9th 1994
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