Party affiliation: Conservative Party
Chairman, Cambridge University Conservative Association, 1960. Member of Parliament for Gosport. since 1974. Secretary, Conservative Energy Ctte., 1975-1976, Vice-chairman, 1977-1979.
Parliamentary Private Secretary to Solicitor General, 1979-1983. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Chief Secretary to the Treasury, 1983-1985. United Kingdom Delegate, North Atlantic Assembly, 1981-1986.
Chairman, Campaign for Defence and Multilateral Disarmament, 1984-1986. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, (Industry Minister) Northern Ireland Office, 89. Chairman, British-Japanese Parliamentary Group, 1992.
Member. Select Committee, on Defence. Royal Air Force Pilot, National Service, 1956-1958. Officer TA, 1963-1968.
Solicitor, 1967; Director, Premier Consoldiated Oilfields Ltd. and other companies, 197386.