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Candidate

  Stephen Dorrell
Charnwood

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married 1980, Penelope
3 sons.

Education
Uppingham School
Brasenose College, Oxford (BA).

Non-political career
Director, family industrial clothing firm 1975-87.

Electoral history
Contested Kingston-upon-Hull East October 1974 general election. Member for Loughborough 1979-97, and for Charnwood since 1997.

Political career
PPS to Secretary of State for Energy 1983-87
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health 1990-92
Financial Secretary, HM Treasury 1992-94
Secretary of State for: National Heritage 1994-1995
Health 1995-97
Member, Shadow Cabinet 1997-98
Shadow Secretary of State for Education and Employment 1997-98.

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