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member of parliament

Andrew Smith, British legislator. Member of Parliament, Oxford East House of Commons.


SMITH, Andrew David was born on February 1, 1951 in Woking, United Kingdom.


Bachelor, St. John's College, 1969—1972. Bachelor in Philosophy, St. John's College, 1972—1974.


Member Oxford City Council, 1976. Chairman, Oxford City Council, Recreation and Amenities Committee, 198083. Contested Oxford East, 1983.

Chairman, Oxford City Planning Committee. 87 and Race and Community Relations Committee, 1985-1987. Former Officer of Oxford and Swindon Co-operative Society.

Member of Parliament for Oxford East. since 1987. Labour Front Bench Spokesman for Higher and Continuing Education, since 1988. Opposition Spokesman for the Treasury, since 1992.

Chairman of Governors, Oxford Polytechnic, 1987. Member Oxfordshire Council for Community Relations. Trustee, UB40 Centre for Young Unemployed, since 1981.


Clubs: World Development Movement. Campaign for Press and Broadcasting Freedom. President, Oxford Blackbird Boys Football Club.

Assistant Secretary, Headington Labour Club, 1979-1987.


Married Val Smith.

Val Smith.