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Thomas MEGAHY

Thomas MEGAHY, British Member of the European Parliament.

Background

  • MEGAHY, Thomas was born on July 16, 1929.

  • Education

    • Ruskin College, Oxford University, economics and political science, 195355. Huddersfield College of Technical Education, 1955-1956. Spoken languages: English.

    Career

    • Local government, 1963-1978. Member of the European Parliament for Yorkshire South West, since 1979. Vice President, European Parliament.

      1987-1989; Member, Social Affairs, Employment and Working Environment Committee, since 1984. Substitute, Transport and Tourism Committee, since 1989. Vice Chairman, Gulf States Delegation, since 1989.

      British Rail. 1943-1947. Naval service, 1947-1949.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, theatre; social policy, institutional affairs, textiles.

    Connections

    • Spouse Jean Megahy (née Renshaw), 1954. Children: three s.
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    Born July 16, 1929
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