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David John NICHOLSON

member of parliament

David John NICHOLSON, British Member of Parliament.

Background

NICHOLSON, David John was born on August 17, 1944. Parents: John Francis Nicholson and Lucy Warburton Nicholson.

Education

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, Blackburn. Christ Church, Oxford University.

Career

Worked Conservative Research Department, 1972-1982, Head of Political Section, 1974-1982. Member of Parliament for Taunton, since 1987. Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Right Honourable Lynda Chalker, Member of Parliament, Minister for Overseas Development.

Assistant Principal, Department of Employment, 1966-1968. Research Fellow, Institut, of Historical Research, 1970-1972. Director, Home Affairs, Association, of British Chambers of Commerce, 1982-1987, Deputy Dir.- General, 1986-1987.

Works

  • Co-Editor with John Barnes. The Diaries of LS Amery, Vol I, 1980, Vol II, 1988.

Membership

Clubs: Reform Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening; music; travel.

Connections

Spouse Frances Mary Helby. Children: one son, one d.