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Candidate

  Iain Sproat
Harwich

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Judith Mary Kernot (Wife) 1 step-son

Education
Winchester Secondary School
University of Aix-en-Provence
Magadalen College, Oxford

Non-political career
Served Royal Green Jackets (4th battalion) 1972-76
Has Lectured on Guerilla Warfare
Author and Publisher
Former Editor of "Cricketers' Who's Who"

Political career
PPS: to Secretary of State for Scotland 1973-74
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade 1981-83
Special Adviser to Rt Hon Margaret Thatcher MP as Prime Minister, General Election of 1987
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of National Heritage 1993-95
Minister of State 1995-97
Contested Rutherglen 1964 By-election and General Election 1964
MP for Aberdeen South 1970-83
Contested Roxburgh and Berwickshire 1983
MP for Harwich 1992-97.

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