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John Rhodes HORAM

John Rhodes HORAM, British Member of Parliament. Ins. of Dirs.

Background

  • HORAM, John Rhodes was born on March 7, 1939 in Preston. Parents: Sydney and Catherine Horam.

  • Education

    • Silcoates School, Wakefield. University of Cambridge. Spoken languages: Some French.

    Career

    • Member of Parliament, Gateshead West, 19701983 (Labour). 1981-1983 (SDP); Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Transport, 1976-1979. Spokesman, Labour Party, economic affairs, 1979-1981.

      Member. Conservative Party, since 1987. Member of Parliament, Orpington, since 1992. Market research officer, Rowntree & Company, 1960-1962.

      Leader and feature writer. Financial Times. 1962-1965. The Economist, 1965-1968.

      Man. director, CRU International Ltd. CRU Publishing Ltd.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative Party

    Religion

    C of E.

    Membership

    Ins. of Dirs.

    Personality

    Interests

    Opera; Ballet; Gardening. Economic policy; Transport.

    Connections

    • Spouse Judith Horam (née Jackson), 1987.
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    Born March 7, 1939
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