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Mark Noel Foster ROBINSON, British Member of Parliament.


ROBINSON, Mark Noel Foster was born on December 26, 1946. Parents: John Foster Robinson.


Harrow School; Christ Church College, Oxford University, Master of Arts (Hons), modem history.


Member of Parliament. Newport West. 1983-1987. Member. Foreign Affairs Select Committee.

1984; Honorary Secretary, United Nations Parliamentary Gp„ 1983-1985. Parliamentary Private Secretary to Secretary of State for Wales, 1984-1985. Parly, under Secretary of State, Welsh Office, 19851987.

Member of Parliament. Somerton and Frame, since 1992. Research assistent, 1970-1971.

Special assistant. Congressman Honorary F. Bradford Morse, 1972. Special assistant, to United Nations Emergency Operation, Bangladesh, 1973. Second officer. Executive Office, United Nations Sec.-General, 1974-1977.

Barrister, since 1975. Assistant Director, Commonwealth Secretariat, 1977-1983. Consultant, Leopold Joseph & Sons Ltd., since 1987.

Director, since 1988. Member. Commonwealth Development Corporation., 1988-1992.


Clubs: Travellers’ Club.


  • Other Interests

    Countryside, fishing.


Spouse Vivien Radclyffe Robinson (née Pilkington), 1982. Children: one son, one d.