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Anthony Michael Vincent COOMBS

member of parliament

Anthony Michael Vincent COOMBS, British Member of Parliament.

Background

COOMBS, Anthony Michael Vincent was born on November 18, 1952. Parents: Clifford Keith Coombs and Celia Mary Gostling Coombs.

Education

Charterhouse School; Worcester College, Oxford University. Spoken languages: French, some German.

Career

Councillor, Birmingham City Council, 1978-1988. Deputy Chairman Education Committee, Chairman, Schools Committee, and Deputy Chairman, Social Services, 1982-1984. Member of Parliament for Wyre Forest, since 1987.

Secretary, Conservative Backbench Education Committee, 1987-1989. Former Parliamentary Private Secretary to David Mellor Member of Parliament, Minister of State at the Home Office. Managing Director, Grevayne Homes Ltd., former Director, Sand U Stores pic.

Member, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce. Governor and Chairman of several Birminghham Comprehensive Schools. Governor of the King Edward Foundation, since 1984.

Governor, Birmingham Polytechnic, 1981-1983.

Religion

Church of England.

Membership

Clubs: Bow Group; Conservative Movement for Europe.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Football; tennis; golf. Music; guitar.

Connections

Spouse Andrea Caroline Pritchard, 1984. Children: one s.