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Imelda Mary' READ

member of the European Parliament

Imelda Mary' READ, British Member of the European Parliament.

Background

READ, Imelda Mary' was born on January 8, 1939 in Hillingdon, United Kingdom. Parents: Robert Alan Hocking and Teresa Mary Hocking (née Breheny).

Education

Bishopshalt School, Hillingdon, 1950-1957. Nottingham University, Bachelor of Arts Honours. Politics, 1974-1977.

Career

Member. National Executive Council, M.S.F. Union. Member of the European Parliament for Leicester, since 1989, Socialist Group.

Works

  • Co-author. Against a Rising Tide - Racism, Europe and 1992.

Membership

Clubs: Child Poverty Action Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bee-keeping; women's rights, trade union matters.

Connections

Spouse Michael Thomas Teague, 1991. Children: Michael, Susannah.