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George Arthur GARDINER

George Arthur GARDINER, British Member of Parliament. KB.

Background

  • GARDINER, George Arthur was born on March 3, 1935 in Witham, United Kingdom. Parents: the late Stanley Frederick Gardiner and Emma Gardiner (née Gale).

  • Education

    • Harvey Grammar School, Folkestone. Balliol College, Oxford, Bachelor of Arts, politics, philosophy and economics, 1958.

    Career

    • Member of Parliament, since 1974. Chairman, Conservative European Affairs Committee, 1980-1987. Vice-Chairman, Conservative Foreign Affairs Committee.

      Exec, member, 1922 Committee. Political correspondent. Western Daily Press, 1961-1964.

      Political correspondent, Thomson Newspapers and Sunday Times, 1964-1974. Writer and freelance journalist, Sunday Express, 1974-1990.

    Works

    • Margaret Thatcher From Childhood to Leadership, 1975.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative Party

    Religion

    Anglican.

    Membership

    Clubs: Conservative Way Forward, Selsdon Group, Bow Group.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, cooking.

    Connections

    • Spouse Helen Gardiner (née Morris), 1980. Children: Alexander, Sophie-Maria, Sebastian.
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    Born March 3, 1935
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    Official Titles

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