Party affiliation: Conservative Party
Councillor, London Borough of Redbridge. 1974-1978; Parly, candidate, 1979. Member of Parliament, since 1983.
Member. Select Committee on Education, Science and the Arts, 1986-1992. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Lady Blatch, Minister of State, Department for Education, since 1992. Teacher, Ilford County High School, 1972-1974.
Insurance Broker, Lloyds, 1974-1981. Director, N.T. Evennett and Partners Ltd., 1982-1991. Consultant, Octavian Group, 1991-1992.