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John Rhodes HORAM

member of parliament

John Rhodes HORAM, British Member of Parliament. Ins. of Dirs.

Background

HORAM, John Rhodes was born on March 7, 1939 in Preston. Parents: Sydney and Catherine Horam.

Education

Silcoates School, Wakefield. University of Cambridge. Spoken languages: Some French.

Career

Member of Parliament, Gateshead West, 19701983 (Labour). 1981-1983 (SDP); Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Transport, 1976-1979. Spokesman, Labour Party, economic affairs, 1979-1981.

Member. Conservative Party, since 1987. Member of Parliament, Orpington, since 1992. Market research officer, Rowntree & Company, 1960-1962.

Leader and feature writer. Financial Times. 1962-1965. The Economist, 1965-1968.

Man. director, CRU International Ltd. CRU Publishing Ltd.

Religion

C of E.

Membership

Ins. of Dirs.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Opera; Ballet; Gardening. Economic policy; Transport.

Connections

Spouse Judith Horam (née Jackson), 1987.