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Meet the MP: Stephen Crabb
What makes Tory MP Stephen Crabb tick? Read on to find out...

Stephen Crabb
Constituency: Preseli Pembrokeshire

Age: 32

Marital Status/Family: Married with two young children (Ioan and Isabelle)

Educated: State schools in Pembrokeshire, Bristol University, London Business School

WHAT DID YOU DO BEFORE YOU WERE AN MP?

Marketing consultant.

WHAT WERE YOU LIKE AT SCHOOL?

Enthusiastic but with a low boredom threshold; I often got into scrapes.

WHAT ATTRACTED YOU TO POLITICS?

A trip to Colombia when I was 18 where I saw that big problems require big solutions through the political process.

WHAT'S THE BEST/WORST THING ABOUT BEING AN MP?

Best - the opportunity to work within a big team to improve the country.

Worst - being in Opposition.

WHO IS YOUR HERO?

The Wales Grand Slam winning rugby team of 2005. It meant a lot!

WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE SONG/PIECE OF MUSIC?

The Intermezzo from Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana.

HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOUR FASHION SENSE?

I don't have a particular fashion sense but I like to look smart and modern. I buy clothes mainly from Next, Gap and Ben Sherman.

WHAT'S YOUR IDEA OF A GOOD NIGHT OUT?

A few drinks with wife or friends at a pub followed by a Lamb Jalfrezi at the Taj Mahal restaurant in Haverfordwest.

WHAT CAN'T YOU LIVE WITHOUT?

My Blackberry.

TELL US SOMETHING WE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU

My son and I share our birthday (20 January).

CONTACT DETAILS:

stephencrabb@pembrokeshireconservatives.com

http://www.workingforpembrokeshire.com/

Stephen Crabb MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Tel: 01437 763527


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