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Meet the MP: Nadine Dorries

What makes Tory MP Nadine Dorries tick? Read on to find out...

Nadine Dorries
Constituency: Mid Bedfordshire

Age: 47

Family: Married, three teenage children

Educated: Halewood Grange Comprehensive in Liverpool

WHAT DID YOU DO BEFORE YOU WERE AN MP?

Nursing and business.

WHAT WERE YOU LIKE AT SCHOOL?

A rebel.

WHAT ATTRACTED YOU TO POLITICS?

Margaret Thatcher's right to buy policy.

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

Don't know yet as only just got here.

WHO IS YOUR HERO?

Jesus.

WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE SONG/PIECE OF MUSIC?

Henryk Gorecki's Sorrowful Songs and Prince's Purple Rain

HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOUR FASHION SENSE?

I don't think I have one.

WHAT'S YOUR IDEA OF A GOOD NIGHT OUT?

Meal with closest friends.

WHAT CAN'T YOU LIVE WITHOUT?

My Faith, my family, my dogs and fake tan.

TELL US SOMETHING WE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU

You don't know anything about me. I am almost an insomniac, sleep is something I love but have trouble achieving.

CONTACT DETAILS:

dorriesn@parliament.uk

http://www.dorries.org.uk/

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Tel: 020 7219 4239

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