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Mike GAPES

Mike GAPES, British Member of Parliament. member, Transport and General Workers' Union; member. Royal Institut, of International Affairs.

Background

  • GAPES, Mike was born on September 4, 1952 in Wanstead. Essex. Parents: Frank Gapes and Emily Gapes.

  • Education

    • Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge University, Master of Arts (Hons), economics. Middlesex Polytechnic, Diploma in Industrial Relations and Trade Union Studies. Spoken languages: English, French.

    Career

    • Member. Labour Party. since 1968. Member, Co-operative Party. Member. Socialist Education Association.

      Member, Fabian Society. Member. Labour Co-ordinating Committee. National Officer, Labour Party, 1977-1992.

      Senior International Officer, Labour Party 198892. Member of Parliament. Ilford South, since 1992.

      Member, Select Committee on Foreign Affairs, 1992.

    Politics

    Membership

    Member, Transport and General Workers' Union. Member. Royal Institut, of International Affairs. Clubs: member, Anti-Apartheid Movement.

    Personality

    Interests

    West Ham United Football Club, photography, blues and jazz music. Defence, international affairs. Europe, economic policy, education.

    Connections

    • Spouse Frances Alison Smith (née Smith), 1992. Children: two.
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    Born September 4, 1952
    (age 65)
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