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Richard Fuller (Bedford MP)
Richard Quentin Fuller[1] (born 30 May 1962[2]) is a British Conservative Party politician. He was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bedford, where he was born, and served until being defeated in the 2017 general election. Fuller had previously achieved prominence as a leader of the Young Conservatives and Tory "wet."Contents1 Early life 2 Professional career 3 Political career3.1 Young Conservatives 3.2 National YC Report on Infiltration & Extremism 3.3 Parliament4 References 5 External linksEarly life[edit] Fuller was educated at Hazeldene School and Bedford
Bedford
Modern School (then a direct grant school), followed by University College, Oxford (1981–84) where he studied Politics, Philosophy & Economics, and Harvard Business School
Harvard Business School
(1987–89) for his MBA. Fuller was President of the Oxford University Conservative Association (OUCA) in 1983
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Gerald Howarth
Sir James Gerald Douglas Howarth (born 12 September 1947), known as Gerald Howarth, is a British Conservative Party politician. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Aldershot from 1997 until 2017, having been the MP for Cannock and Burntwood from 1983 to 1992. He was the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State
at the Ministry of Defence as Minister for International Security Strategy from May 2010 to September 2012 and is chairman of Conservative Way Forward
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Trevor Skeet
Sir Trevor Herbert Harry Skeet (28 January 1918 – 14 August 2004) was a New Zealand
New Zealand
lawyer and a British Conservative politician.Contents1 Early life 2 Personal life 3 References 4 External linksEarly life[edit] Skeet was born in Auckland, New Zealand
New Zealand
and was educated at King's College, Auckland
Auckland
and the University of Auckland. He served with the New Zealand
New Zealand
Army and Navy during World War II. He was a barrister and solicitor at the Supreme Court of New Zealand
New Zealand
and was called to the English Bar
English Bar
in 1947 by Inner Temple. He was a member of the Council of the Royal Empire Society. Skeet first stood for Parliament in Stoke Newington and Hackney North in 1951 and Llanelli in 1955. He was elected Member of Parliament for Willesden East in 1959, losing the seat in 1964
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United Kingdom General Election, 1979
James Callaghan LabourAppointed Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher ConservativeFeb 1974 election MPsOct 1974 election MPs1979 election MPs1983 election MPs1987 election MPsThe 1979 United Kingdom
United Kingdom
general election was held on 3 May 1979 to elect 635 members to the British House of Commons. The Conservative Party, led by Margaret Thatcher, ousted the incumbent Labour government of James Callaghan
James Callaghan
with a parliamentary majority of 43 seats
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Iain Picton (politician)
Iain Sutherland Picton (31 August 1951 – 9 August 1991) was a political activist in the Conservative Party, representing the One Nation tradition Toryism, and a television producer.Contents1 Federation of Conservative Students and National Union of Students 2 Conservative Party Youth and Community Officer 3 Parliamentary candidate 4 Young Conservatives 5 Tory Reform Group 6 Combatting the SDP 7 Lambeth Council 8 ReferencesFederation of Conservative Students and National Union of Students[edit] Picton was active in the Liverpool University Branch of the Federation of Conservative Students between 1970 and 1975. Liverpool University FCS was dominated by the moderate faction in the Conservative Party and a major player in the Student's Union. He became the sabbatical President of Liverpool Students Union and a delegate to the National Union of Students
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Philip Pedley
Philip Pedley is a British Conservative activist who held a number of positions in the Conservative Party at local, regional and national level and was appointed Deputy Chairman of one of the largest quangos in Wales
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Michael Heseltine
Michael Ray Dibdin Heseltine, Baron Heseltine, CH, PC (born 21 March 1933) is a British Conservative politician and businessman. Having begun his career as a property developer, he became one of the founders of the publishing house Haymarket. Heseltine served as a Member of Parliament from 1966 to 2001, and was a prominent figure in the governments of Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher
and John Major, including serving as Deputy Prime Minister under the latter. Heseltine entered the Cabinet in 1979 as Secretary of State for the Environment, where he promoted the "Right to Buy" campaign that allowed two million families to purchase their council houses
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Margaret Thatcher
Prime Minister of the United KingdomFirst Ministry and TermPremiershipministry election"TINA" Iranian Embassy siege "The lady's not for turning" 1981 England riots 1981 budget Irish hunger strike Falklands WarMinisters and policiesMinisters"wets" and "dries"Economic policyPrivatisationsDomestic policyRight to Buy Community ChargePolitical reformsLocal Government Act 1985Broadcasting restrictionsSecond Ministry and TermMinistry1983 re-electionMiners' strike Brighton bombing Joint Declaration UK rebate Rate-capping rebellion Anglo-Irish Agreement Westland affair Wapping dispute Big BangThird Ministry and TermMinistry1987 re-election"Sermon" 1989 leadership challenge Poll tax riots 1990 leadership challenge and resignationPost-PremiershipLegacy Later life Ceremonial funeralBooks authoredThe Downing Street Year
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Westland Affair
The Westland affair
Westland affair
in 1985–86 was an episode in which Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, and her Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Heseltine, went public over a cabinet dispute with questions raised about whether the conventions of cabinet government were being observed and about the integrity of senior politicians. The argument was over the future of Westland Helicopters, Britain's last helicopter manufacturer, which was to be the subject of a rescue bid
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Harvey Proctor
Keith Harvey Proctor
Harvey Proctor
(born 16 January 1947) is a former British Conservative Member of Parliament.[1] A member of the Monday Club, he represented Basildon from 1979 to 1983 and Billericay from 1983 to 1987. Proctor became embroiled in a scandal involving sex workers which culminated in criminal convictions and ended his parliamentary career.Contents1 Early life and career 2 In parliament 3 Resignation and trial 4 Shirtmaker 5 Operation Midland investigation 6 Publications 7 ReferencesEarly life and career[edit] Proctor's father Albert was a master baker
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Alistair McAlpine
Robert Alistair McAlpine, Baron McAlpine of West Green[1] (14 May 1942 – 17 January 2014) was a British businessman, politician and author who was an advisor to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.[2] McAlpine was descended from the McAlpine baronets who made their fortune in the construction industry. McAlpine held a variety of jobs before becoming prominent in British politics in the 1980s as the treasurer and a major fundraiser of the Conservative Party. A close ally of Thatcher, McAlpine did not support her successor as Prime Minister John Major, and later joined James Goldsmith's Referendum Party
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Member Of Parliament (United Kingdom)
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament. In many countries with bicameral parliaments, this category includes specifically members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different title
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United Kingdom General Election, 2005
* Indicates boundary change – so this is a nominal figure ‡ Figure does not include the speakerPrime Minister before election Tony Blair LabourAppointed Prime Minister Tony Blair Labour1997 election MPs2001 election MPs2005 election MPs2010 election MPs2015 election MPsThe 2005 United Kingdom
United Kingdom
general election was held on Thursday, 5 May 2005 to elect 646 members to the House of Commons. The Labour Party led by Tony Blair
Tony Blair
won their third consecutive victory, but their majority now stood at 66 seats compared to the 160-seat majority it had previously held. As of 2018, it remains the last general election victory for the Labour Party. The Labour campaign emphasised a strong economy; however, Blair had suffered a decline in popularity even before the decision to send British troops to invade Iraq in 2003
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Labour Party (UK)
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom. It has been described as a broad church, bringing together an alliance of social democratic, democratic socialist and trade unionist outlooks.[9] The party's platform emphasises greater state intervention, social justice and strengthening workers' rights. Labour is a full member of the Party of European Socialists
Party of European Socialists
and Progressive Alliance, and holds observer status in the Socialist
Socialist
International. As of 2017, the party is considered the "largest party in Western Europe" in terms of party membership, with more than half-a-million members.[10] The Labour Party was founded in 1900, having grown out of the trade union movement and socialist parties of the nineteenth century
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United Kingdom General Election, 2015
David Cameron ConservativeAppointed Prime Minister David Cameron Conservative2001 election MPs2005 election MPs2010 election MPs2015 election MPs2017 election MPsThe 2015 United Kingdom
United Kingdom
general election was held on 7 May 2015 to elect 650 members to the House of Commons. It was the first general election at the end of a fixed-term Parliament. Local elections took place in most areas on the same day. Polls and commentators had predicted the outcome would be too close to call and would result in a second hung parliament similar to the 2010 election
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