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Candidate

  Denis MacShane
Rotherham
Parliamentary Private Secretary to Keith Vaz, Minister for Europe

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married 1987, Nathalie Pham
1 son, 4 daughters

Education
Merton College, Oxford (MA modern history)
London University (PhD international economics)

Non-political career
BBC producer 1969-77
Policy director, International Metal Workers' Federation 1980-92
Director, European Policy Institute 1992-94.

Electoral history
Contested Solihull October 1974 general election. Member for Rotherham since May 5, 1994 By-Election.

Political career
PPS: to Joyce Quin, Derek Fatchett and Tony Lloyd as Ministers of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1997-99
to Geoff Hoon as Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1999
Joint PPS to Ministers of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1999-.

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