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Bruce Thomas GEORGE

Bruce Thomas GEORGE, British Member of Parliament.

Background

  • GEORGE, Bruce Thomas was born on June 1, 1942. Parents: Edgar Lewis George and Phyllis George.

  • Education

    • Mountain Ash Grammar School. University of Wales (BA). University of Warwick (MA).

      Spoken languages: French.

    Career

    • Member of Parliament for Walsall, since 1974. Member, Defence Select Committee. Member, Select Committee on Violence in the Family.

      Member. North Atlantic Assembly, since 1982. Councillor, Council for Arms Control. Asst, lecturer in Politics, Glamorgan College of Technology, 1964-1966.

      Lecturer in Politics, Manchester Polytechnic, 1968-1970. Senior lecturer in Politics, Birmingham Polytechnic, 1970-1974. Former Tutor, Open University.

      Lecturer in Security Studies, Department of Government, Essex University, 1985.

    Works

    • Author of articles and books on defence and foreign affairs. Editor, Jane’s North Atlantic Treaty Organization Handbook, 1989/90, 1990/91, 1991/92.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Religion

    Church of England.

    Membership

    Clubs: House of Commons Football Club (founder). Industry and Parliament Trust (Fellow). Royal Institut, of International Affairs.

    Royal United Services Institute. International Institut, of Strategic Studies. Hon Fellow, University of Warwick, Queen Mary College, University of London.

    Personality

    Interests

    Watching TV, eating indian food, reading. Defence, foreign affairs, policing, terrorism.

    Connections

    • Spouse Lisa Carolyn George (née Toelle).
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    Born June 1, 1942
    (age 75)
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