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Candidate

  Owen Paterson
Shropshire North
Conservative Whip

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married 1980, Hon. Rose Ridley
2 sons, 1 daughter

Education
Radley College
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge (MA history 1978)

Non-political career
Managing director, British Leather Co Ltd 1993-99.

Electoral history
Contested Wrexham 1992 general election. Member for North Shropshire since May 1, 1997.

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