Party affiliation: Conservative Party
Member, Chislehurst and Sidcup Urban District Council, 1956-1962. Chairman, Cons, and Ratepayers Group. Parly, candidate, 1966-1970.
Member of Parliament. since 1974. Joint. Secretary, Conservative Home Affairs Committee, 1974-1979. Secretary, Conservative Study Groups on Prisons and Nationality, 1974-1979.
Fmr. Cons, representative on Joint Committee Against Racialism. Member. Select Committee on Expenditure, 1974-1979. Member. Select Committee on Race Relations, 1974-1979.
Parliamentary Private Secretary to Home Secretary, 1979-1983. Member. Select Committee on Education, 1983-1987. Vice-Chairman, Conservative Parliamentary Health Committee, since 1983.
Officer, Hong Kong All Party Group. Officer, Japan All Party Group. Member. Select Committee on Procedure, 1987-1992.
Member. Ecclesiastical Committee. Member. Health Select Committee, since 1987. Royal Air Force, 1948-1950.
Justice of the Peace, since 1960. Fmr. Chairman, Bromley Juvenile Court. Manager, Dodwell&Company Ltd., 1962-1974.
Deputy Chairman. Bromley Bench, 1970-1972. Director, Inchcape International Ltd., 1976-1990. Lay member. General Medical Council, since 1989.
Member, Legal Committee, Magistrates Association. Parliamentary Adviser, Scotch Whisky Association.