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Candidate

  Tony Blair
Sedgefield
Prime Minister

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married 1980, Cherie Booth
3 sons, 1 daughter

Education
Durham Choristers School
Fettes College, Edinburgh
St John's College, Oxford (MA law 1974)

Non-political career
Called to the Bar, Lincoln's Inn 1976
Barrister specialising in trade union and industrial law 1976-83.

Electoral history
Contested Beaconsfield by-election May 1982. Member for Sedgefield since June, 1983.

Political career
Leader, Labour Party 1994-
Leader of the Opposition 1994-97
Prime Minister, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service May 1997-. Spokesman: Opposition Front Bench Spokesman on: Treasury and Economic Affairs 1984-87
Trade and Industry 1987-88
Shadow Secretary of State for Energy 1988-89
Employment 1989-92
Shadow Home Secretary 1992-94.

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