Party affiliation: Conservative Party
Member of Parliament for Woolwich West, 1975-1983, and for Eltham, since 1983. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Employment, 1984. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Transport, Minister for Roads and Traffic, 1986-1989.
Parliamentary Under Sec, Northern Ireland. Ministry, for Agriculture. Ministry, for Environmnt.
Has worked in industrial relations and industrial economics. Chairman, Family Forum, 1980-1982. President, C.T.U., 1978-1981.
Trustee, Christian Aid, 1978-1984.